Alyeska, Alaska, USA

Well into Chugach State Park in a valley carved out by glaciers,
Alyeska Resort is one of the steep and deep resorts, with 650” of annual snowfall and a 2,500-foot vertical drop.

Nine lifts with 52 percent intermediate terrain,

and a good selection sandwiched on both the beginner and expert sides, make this destination resort a choice with diverse options, short lines, and long runs. Just 50 minutes from Anchorage, Alyeska is a convenient destination without lots of fanfare, with with abundant charm and great skiing.