Attitash Bear Peak packs a lot of wallop into a mid-size resort. It's bigger than it looks, and it skis bigger than it is. American Skiing Co. purchased the 1,750-vertical-foot ski area in 1994 andimmediately began development of adjacent 1,450-foot Bear
Some consider Sunday River to be the ski miracle of the past two decades: A guy with vision and money turns a backwater day-area on a ridge of modest mountains into what one reader calls "one of the best ski areas in New England."
In 1981, Deer Valley founder Edgar Stern launched a ski resort based on a precept from the luxury hotel trade: Guests want to be pampered. This season, Deer Valley celebrates its 20th anniversary as the No. 2 resort in North America.
After years of playing Spock to Aspen's Capt. Kirk, Snowmass has earned its own starship command. The resort's reputation was first built on the Big Burn, where skiers are magically transformed into budding Killys as they watch their own shadows for sty