Arapahoe Basin Colorado
A-Basin in Colorado is high elevation, like nearby Loveland, and often keeps
going to May or June with
parking lot beach parties out numbering the bumps on mountains.
Arapahoe Basin is a king of Colorado spring
Mt Bachelor Oregon is a snowy
volcano all winter, and come spring the sun comes out yet skiers dwindle. We love skiing this big snow cone in April and May, when
you can ski and golf or bike in Bend the same day. Snowbird
Utah in Little Cottonwood Canyon gets plenty of dry light Utah powder all season long, and keeps spinning
lifts into May on high-elevation Hidden Peak.
Squaw Valley in California is often blessed with
deep Lake Tahoe snow, and keeps skiing into May.
Mammoth California gets loads
of snow all year long and
goes into June even July for late season skiing in California sunshine.
Whistler Blackcomb is a big party,
Whistler Telus Fest, with big snow well into
June on the Blackcomb Glacier.
Banff keep skiing into May with spectacular views of the Canadian Rockies and great parties,
Top Spring Skiing In Europe
Zermatt Switzerland is open 365 days a
year for skiing, its a glacier, so you
are guaranteed skiing. But spring skiing around the Matterhorn is magical, with
sunshine, tons of snow and great après ski in the Swiss village, and
Zermatt Unplugged which brings modern music to these time honored ski
Hintertux Glacier is Austria’s only year round ski resort, open for
skiing 365 on the namesake glacier. With an elevation of 10,662’ you can enjoy a
super long season, or skiing in July in the sun.
Val D'Isere Tignes France
Val d'Isere benefits from its north-facing slopes while Tignes has high-altitude
skiing on its Grande Motte glacier (3,400m) allowing it to remain open nine
months of the year. Visit Val D'Isere after the busy Easter holiday for the best
less-crowded spring skiing.