Readers spoke—and we crunched the numbers. Here are the top 50 resorts according to our 2020 Reader Resort Survey. Whether you're dreaming of face shots and blower pow or noon groomers followed by an après hot toddy, it's all here. Let our Top 50 rankings carve the way to your best winter yet.
The results of SKI's reader-ranked survey for the top resorts in eastern North America for 2020.
Authentic Vermont skiing with amazing terrain and family forward service.
Whitefish embraces the old school passion that fuels the sport of skiing.
Rugged, steep skiing on the East Coast.
If you can’t find your favorite terrain here, you can’t find it anywhere.
Sugarbush may have the prettiest corner of any ski area.
Remaining ever the same, Mad River Glen retains its character and allure.
You won’t find crazy steeps at Bretton Woods, but the scenery alone is worth a visit.
Few skiers can tear themselves away from the meticulously crafted corduroy long enough to discover the hike-to football fields or the intermediate-friendly Coyote Glades.
An endless variety of skiing, from well-groomed greens to big mountain skiing.
Cozy village, lively scene, plenty of soul.
Where the snowmaking and grooming are second to none.
Lake Louise offers a vast terrain for all levels of skiers and is down home, warm, and friendly.
Manicured trails and fine dining combine with high quality terrain parks and tree skiing at this Vermont resort.
Smooth, well serviced, and easy going skiing in New Hampshire.
Variety is the name of the game for this gem tucked at the base of Berthoud Pass in the Colorado Rockies.
An excellent variety of naturally differentiated terrain.
Get out of the city and get to the slopes of Seven Springs this season.
Great steeps and great deeps. It's a place of legend.
The ski area's tough terrain and independent spirit keeps visitors happy all winter long.
Discover this mountainous playground in the Rockies.
The Vail acquisition gives an influx of capital and skiing stoke, remaking the face of the famous East Coast resort.
Ski with an element of chilled-out California luxury.
Long runs and spectacular scenery trump cold winds and tough terrain.
A landmark of Massachusetts, and one of the great training mountains of the East Coast.
Discover great, consistent snow at Grand Targhee as product of perfect geography.
Hosting an amazing range of terrain and snow, Mammoth aims please skiers of all types.
You either love Mt. Bachelor or you don’t know Mt. Bachelor.
A true skiers mountain.
A homegrown Colorado favorite for your bucket list this season.