Just Another Ski Town

Average temperatures hover around 80 degrees, but the skiing in Dubai has never been better.
Ski Dubai

You can only count the days until the first snow. Visitors to Ski Dubai experience no such frustration. In a city that receives less than four inches of precipitation annually—and where the lowest temperature on record is a balmy 45 degrees—that’s some achievement. Opened in 2005 as the world’s biggest indoor ski slope, Ski Dubai offers about five acres, a vertical drop of 200 feet and three inches of fresh snow nightly (take that, Alta). Then again, there are about four guys to every girl in Dubai. Just like Jackson Hole.


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Holiday Ski Towns

As the holiday season rolls in, who doesn't get a little excited for holiday breaks and ski days? Here are a few of our favorite ski towns decorated up for the holidays.

Illustrated map of Park City, Utah

Ski Town: Park City, Utah

From its modest beginnings as a silver mining town, this burg has blossomed into a year-round hub for dining, lodging, culture, and of course, some of the best skiing in the west.