Fancy destination resorts are great, but what about all the less-crowded, often-overlooked ski areas? Pull out a map, start connecting dots, and-voilà !- a road trip is born. We gave four writers a week, a digital camera, and a new AWD vehicle to test drive. Now it's up to you. Assemble your mates, take a week off work, and explode into space! Though, for the sake of group dynamics, leave the Steppenwolf collection at home.
Check out the articles below for the full scoop on our road trips.