Vermont's largest and tallest, with 3050 ft (930 m)
vertical drop, 200 downhill trails, 31 lifts (including
a gondola), extensive snowmaking, terrain parks, and
many off-slope dining and entertainment options. More...
Killington VT 05751
Once an independent peak, now part of the vast Killington
Ski Resort, it offers a somewhat quieter, more
easily comprehensible skiing experience. More...
Waitsfield VT 05673
Preservationist co-op keeps this area traditional,
uncrowded, "free of snowboarding," with
2037 ft (621 m) vertical drop, 45 trails, 5 lifts, "where
skiing is a sport, not an industry." More...
Middlebury VT 05753
Small, friendly college ski team area with 1050 ft
(320 m) vertical drop, 15 trails, 3 lifts, and good
affordable food. More...
Warren VT 05674-9993
Varied resort with six interconnected 4000-ft peaks,
2600 ft (792 m) vertical drop, 115 downhill trails,
16 lifts, two snowparks, half-pipe. More...
Woodstock VT 05091
Woodstock Inn's own small ski area, founded in 1937 as Suicide Six, has a
650 ft (198 m) vertical drop, 23 downhill trails,
3 lifts, half-pipe. More...
—by Tom Brosnahan