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2001 Adventure Guide: Top Ten Resort Lists

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TOP 10 POWDER RESORTS

  1. Alta, UT

    Grand Targhee, WY

    Jay Peak, VT

    Mt. Baker, WA

    Whistler/Blackcomb, BC

    Vail, CO

  2. Snowbird, UT
  3. Fernie, BC
  4. Steamboat, CO
  5. Jackson Hole, WY


TOP 10 BACKCOUNTRY RESORTS

  1. Jackson Hole, WY

    Snowbird, UT

    Snowmass, CO

    Sugar Bowl, CA

    Fernie, BC

    Mt. Baker, WA

  2. Whistler/Blackcomb, BC
  3. Alpine Meadows, CA
  4. Berthoud, CO
  5. Alta, UT


TOP 10 GLADES RESORTS

  1. Jay Peak, VT

    Mt. Bachelor, OR

    Mad River Glen, VT

    Heavenly, CA

    Jackson Hole, WY

    Ajax, CO

  2. Steamboat, CO
  3. Red Mountain, BC
  4. Big Mountain, MT
  5. Whistler/Blackcomb, BC


TOP 10 STEEPS RESORTS

  1. Jackson Hole, WY

    Taos, NM

    Aspen Highlands, CO

    Snowbird, UT

    Big Sky, MT

    Kirkwood, CA

  2. Whistler/Blackcomb, BC
  3. Squaw Valley USA, CA
  4. Crested Butte, CO
  5. Alta, UT


TOP 10 BUMPS RESORTS

  1. Winter Park, CO

    Vail, CO

    Mad River Glen, VT

    Taos, NM

    Ajax, CO

    Sun Valley, ID

  2. Telluride, CO
  3. Killington, VT
  4. Steamboat, CO
  5. Squaw Valley USA, CA