As you'll soon learn, new skiers and snowboarders, there's a lot more to enjoy about resort life than a warm cup of cocoa next to a roaring fire. Be it progression parks, gladed terrain, spa treatments, aprés or the proximity of slopeside accomodations, Northeast resorts offer a plethora of ways to make one feel at home in the mountains.

Try a new sport, explore the outdoors and sample a seasonal lifestyle with these great Learn to Ski and Snowboard + Lodging packages from three premier east coast resorts.

Retire to the newly renovated Topnotch Resort and Spa after an epic day on the legendary slopes of Stowe Mountain Resort. Enjoy the comfort and convenience of the Inn at Holiday Valley following a professional introduction to sliding on snow. Hibernate after hitting the hill in the Black Bear Lodge with Stratton's two-day beginner package.