Sugarbush, located in Vermont's storied Mad River Valley, is the 2012 OnTheSnow Visitors' Choice Award winner for Best Overall Resort in the Northeast. Sugarbush is home to six mountain peaks (Gadd, Lincoln, Castlerock, North Lynx, Mt. Ellen and Inverness) as well as 508 skiable acres and 111 trails serviced by 16 lifts. A recently opened 2,000-acre backcountry playground in Slide Brook Basin adds to the mountain's appeal. Sugarbush also offers world-class Ski & Snowboard Schools in their Adventure Learning Center, the only Cat-Skiing in the east and great lodging options in the Mad River Valley. Sugarbush is a worthy winner of the 2012 OnTheSnow Visitors' Choice Award for the Best Overall Resort in the Northeast.