You know this has to be one special place to punch its way into the East's Top 5. With a paltry 750 vertical feet, Seven Springs-in Pennsylvania-manages to keep company with Northeast giants through commitment and creativity.
The people who run Crystal Mountain are masters of the "resort tweak." As one reader puts it, "This is a small resort that maximizes its assets; they get the details right." On the hill, Crystal uses every inch of terrain to its utmost potential.