The Jeep King of the Mountain series blasted through Utah and Colorado and is now off for Taos Ski Valley in New Mexico. This picture is from Snowbird, Utah, of current points leader Casey Puckett, who just won the gold at the X Games. In bib #7 is Shaun Palmer, considered to be one of the best extreme sport competitors in history. He's won World Championships in snowboarding and mountain biking, not to mention gold medals in ski-cross in the X Games and Gravity Games.
- 22 Resorts
- Consistent Snow
- Diverse destinations
- Resorts open before those of many other states
- Home to Vail, Beaver Creek, Copper Mountain