If you live in a ski town, it’s probably for obvious reasons. You love the winter, and skiing or riding is your life. Living close to a ski area often means that the snow that falls on the ski area will also fall in town.
Below are the snowiest towns from this season and how much snow they received. Also included are nearby ski areas. To qualify, the city population had to be at least 500 people.
Data comes from Meteorologist Cory Reppenhagen.
#1 Calumet, MI – 317.4″
#2 Valdez, AK – 285.4″
Close by ski area: Valdez Heli Ski Guides
#3 Winter Park, CO – 235.8″
Close by ski area: Winter Park Resort
#4 Girdwood, AK – 231.7″
Close by ski area: Alyeska Resort
#5 Marquette, MI – 204.7″
Close by ski area: Marquette Mountain Resort