Hire Learning: Find a Chef
>Log on to personalchef.com, which lists local chefs by state and county.
>Scour resort guides for restaurants, then check if the chef does solo work.
>Some ski towns have culinary-arts schools with students for hire.
TryColorado Mountain College (near Keystone and Vail, Colo.); coloradomtn.edu; 800-621-8559.
New England Culinary Institute (near Stowe and Sugarbush, Vt.); neculinary.com; 802-223-6324.
White Mountain Cooking School (near Cannon and Bretton Woods, N.H.); snowvillageinn.com; 800-447-4345.