Best late-season resorts to ski in May

11th March 2016 | Patrick Thorne

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Springfest in Mammoth - ©Mammoth Mountain Ski Resort

Springfest in Mammoth
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Springfest in Mammoth - ©Mammoth Mountain Ski Resort
Whistler Blackcomb, Canada - ©Whistler Blackcomb

Whistler Blackcomb, Canada
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Whistler Blackcomb, Canada - ©Whistler Blackcomb
The cablecar over Squaw Valley, CA.  - ©Nathan Kendall.

The cablecar over Squaw Valley, CA.
Copyright: Nathan Kendall.

The cablecar over Squaw Valley, CA.  - ©Nathan Kendall.
Break out the tank tops for late season skiing at Mammoth Mountain. - ©Courtesy of Mammoth Mountain

Break out the tank tops for late season skiing at Mammoth Mountain.
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Break out the tank tops for late season skiing at Mammoth Mountain. - ©Courtesy of Mammoth Mountain
Spring skiing at Lake Louise - ©Ski Big 3

Spring skiing at Lake Louise
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Spring skiing at Lake Louise - ©Ski Big 3
Spring Break Squaw Valley at Cushing Crossing - ©Tom O'Neill

Spring Break Squaw Valley at Cushing Crossing
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Spring Break Squaw Valley at Cushing Crossing - ©Tom O'Neill
Outdoor pool at Squaw Valley village

Outdoor pool at Squaw Valley village

Outdoor pool at Squaw Valley village
Zermatt Glacier Paradise - ©ZBAG

Zermatt Glacier Paradise
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Zermatt Glacier Paradise - ©ZBAG
Sunny skies and powder conditions in Ruka, Finland - ©Ruka Tourism

Sunny skies and powder conditions in Ruka, Finland
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Sunny skies and powder conditions in Ruka, Finland - ©Ruka Tourism
Snow volleyball at High Camp, Squaw Valley

Snow volleyball at High Camp, Squaw Valley

Snow volleyball at High Camp, Squaw Valley
Whistler Blackcomb at the top of Harmony Chair.   - ©Mike Crane/Tourism Whistler

Whistler Blackcomb at the top of Harmony Chair.
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Whistler Blackcomb at the top of Harmony Chair.   - ©Mike Crane/Tourism Whistler
Endless natural bumps for freeriders on Riksgränsen's Piste 4, Sweden - ©Riksgränsen

Endless natural bumps for freeriders on Riksgränsen's Piste 4, Sweden
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Endless natural bumps for freeriders on Riksgränsen's Piste 4, Sweden - ©Riksgränsen
Snowboarders on wide piste at Lake Louise, Banff

Snowboarders on wide piste at Lake Louise, Banff

Snowboarders on wide piste at Lake Louise, Banff
Skiing in summer on Horstman Glacier on Blackcomb Mountain - ©Mike Crane/Tourism Whistler

Skiing in summer on Horstman Glacier on Blackcomb Mountain
Copyright: Mike Crane/Tourism Whistler

Skiing in summer on Horstman Glacier on Blackcomb Mountain - ©Mike Crane/Tourism Whistler
Springfest in Mammoth - ©Mammoth Mountain Ski Resort

Springfest in Mammoth
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Springfest in Mammoth - ©Mammoth Mountain Ski Resort
Sunny Tignes in springtime - ©Tignes Tourist Office

Sunny Tignes in springtime
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Sunny Tignes in springtime - ©Tignes Tourist Office
Hintertux glacier, Austria - ©Hintertux Tourist Office

Hintertux glacier, Austria
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Hintertux glacier, Austria - ©Hintertux Tourist Office
May skiing in Mammoth - ©Mammoth Mountain Ski Resort

May skiing in Mammoth
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May skiing in Mammoth - ©Mammoth Mountain Ski Resort
Zermatt cable car on the Matterhorn - ©Matterhorn Paradise

Zermatt cable car on the Matterhorn
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Zermatt cable car on the Matterhorn - ©Matterhorn Paradise