In today’s world “going green” means a lot, especially to outdoor enthusiasts who value nature for its recreational offerings. Ski town tourists want to recreate in the mountains, and they need a place to stay while they’re there. Here are five hotels near ski resorts in the U.S. that currently have LEED Certification, and one that’s nearly there. By Colette Maddock
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.