Dedicated Jackson skiers had only one criticism of the new Bridger Gondola: "What took them so long?" Jackson virtually defines the term Challenge. As one reader put it, "No mountain has ever kicked my butt like Jackson."
For three years running, Breckenridge has pulled in more than 1.4 million skiers per winter. It achieves those astounding numbers by being most things to most skiers-and close enough to five other resorts to make up for its few deficiencies.