While the East may not have the biggest mountains in the country, there is no shortage of history and enthusiasm for skiing. Battling frigid temps and often icy slopes, each east resort breeds a unique skier. Those skiers, in turn, define each resort, creating a unique character, and unwavering loyalty.
Here's an update on the state of skiing from the experts: you, our readers. SKI’s 22nd annual Reader Resort Survey is a guide to North America’s top resorts. But more fieldwork is needed. We’ll look for you on the slopes.