Besides snow, terrain, and all the basics of resort success, we're bringing you more of SKI Magazine's 2008-09 Top 10 rankings for resorts all over the country, for categories ranging from value and access to on-mountain food and lodging. These are the Other Top 10s.
It's time for Winter Park to lie down on an analyst's couch. The largest city-owned ski resort in North America, Denver's "winter park" has been embraced for more than 60 years by day skiers who drive 67 miles from the city.
There's big, there's bigger, and there's Jackson. Split hairs about where to find the greatest vertical drop, but Jackson's 4,139 feet from the top of Rendezvous Bowl to the bottom of the Hobacks is the king-daddy of continuous, leg-burning descents.