Winter is almost here and the mountains are getting dusted with that beautiful white stuff we call snow. Whether you Ski or Snowboard the season ahead of you is nearing and you need to be ready. Boards and skis waxed, snow gear fits and make sure all your saftey equipment is in tip top shape.

Whether your rollin on a killer road trip to Canada or sticking closer to home the ski season is a time of year that most everyone can find fun on the hills.

What's your favorite regional ski resort?

What's your favorite all around ski resort?

Below are 5 regional ski resorts that are Rockin and Rollin with fresh powder this year.



Just outside of Dayton, WA, Bluewood is a great ski resort for a quick getaway. A short trip from the Tri-Cities, Walla Walla and surrounding areas and with 24 runs there's more than enough acres for everyone.


Another great ski resort is White Pass and this year is gonna be bigger and better than ever. Essentially doubling their acres White Pass is gonna have new runs and fresh powder for you. You'll have to check out the new Paradise Basin at White Pass.

Mission Ridge is a ski resort in the Northwest with enough runs for the family and some killer back country for those adventurous types. Make sure to add this to your calendar for the upcoming year.

Schweitzer Ski Resort just outside of Sandpoint, ID is a great weekend getaway ski resort. With 2900 acres to attack and 92 runs with an open bowl to tear up too there's enough room for everyone.



If your looking at getting away for an extended skiing or snowboarding vacation then Whistler/Blackcomb Ski Resort is the place to go. With great online getaway discounts now is the time to plan your vacation to a great ski resort.

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