The Top 5 Ski Resorts for Steeps in North America

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Scot Schmidt knows how to find steep skiing.  Scot on Schmidiots on the Palisades at Squaw Valley.
Scot Schmidt knows how to find steep skiing. Scot on Schmidiots on the Palisades at Squaw Valley.

North America certainly has steeps. ¬†Finding steeps in a North American ski resort can be the tricky part. ¬†A few resorts do have the right stuff and these are Freeskier Magazine‘s 5 steepest ski resorts

While some may weigh a well-rounded resort experience heavily, others simply want the steepest, hairiest terrain they can find. If an adrenaline-filled, scare-yourself mountain sounds like the one for you, pin these spots on your map. Note: this list is based on North American ski areas. – Freeskier Magazine

THE TOP 5 SKI RESORTS FOR STEEPS IN NORTH AMERICA:

#1 = Jackson Hole

#2 = Whistler/Blackcomb

#3 = Crested Butte

#4 = Silverton

#5 = Big Sky/Moonlight Basin


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10 thoughts on “The Top 5 Ski Resorts for Steeps in North America

  1. Ummmm Whistler is by no means steep. 90% of that mtn is for cruisers, then you have the top part with some steeps. With that logic I’d put Alpental in Washington on the list, since it’s pretty much a smaller version of Jackson Hole.

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