The 16 Sweetest Summer Ski Resorts in the World

21st April 2014 | Alicia Taylor, Editor

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Summer ski resort: Lifts and slopes of Las Lenas, Argentina. - ©Phil Goth

Summer ski resort: Lifts and slopes of Las Lenas, Argentina.
Copyright: Phil Goth

Summer ski resort: Lifts and slopes of Las Lenas, Argentina. - ©Phil Goth
Las Lenas, Argentina surrounded by big-mountain terrain  - ©Las Lenas

Las Lenas, Argentina surrounded by big-mountain terrain
Copyright: Las Lenas

Las Lenas, Argentina surrounded by big-mountain terrain  - ©Las Lenas
An aerial view of Whistler's summer glacier area, Blackcomb. - ©Dano Pendygrasse

An aerial view of Whistler's summer glacier area, Blackcomb.
Copyright: Dano Pendygrasse

An aerial view of Whistler's summer glacier area, Blackcomb. - ©Dano Pendygrasse
Summer ski resort: Palmer Snowfield, Timberline Lodge, Oregon.  - ©Charles Dawley

Summer ski resort: Palmer Snowfield, Timberline Lodge, Oregon.
Copyright: Charles Dawley

Summer ski resort: Palmer Snowfield, Timberline Lodge, Oregon.  - ©Charles Dawley
Klein Matterhorn cable car transports skiers up to the Theodul Glacier, Zermatt. - ©Ollie O'Brien

Klein Matterhorn cable car transports skiers up to the Theodul Glacier, Zermatt.
Copyright: Ollie O'Brien

Klein Matterhorn cable car transports skiers up to the Theodul Glacier, Zermatt. - ©Ollie O'Brien
Carving up the slopes on the Hintertux Glacier. - ©Hintertux Tourist Office

Carving up the slopes on the Hintertux Glacier.
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Carving up the slopes on the Hintertux Glacier. - ©Hintertux Tourist Office
Summer ski resort: Mont-de-Lans Glacier, Les 2 Alpes.  - ©Kathy Ribier

Summer ski resort: Mont-de-Lans Glacier, Les 2 Alpes.
Copyright: Kathy Ribier

Summer ski resort: Mont-de-Lans Glacier, Les 2 Alpes.  - ©Kathy Ribier
The Matterhorn Glacier Paradise, encrusted in snow and ice.

The Matterhorn Glacier Paradise, encrusted in snow and ice.

The Matterhorn Glacier Paradise, encrusted in snow and ice.
Portillo Hotel, Portillo, Chile. - ©Andes Ski Tours

Portillo Hotel, Portillo, Chile.
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Portillo Hotel, Portillo, Chile. - ©Andes Ski Tours
Cerro Catedral

Cerro Catedral

Cerro Catedral
Sunshine skiing in Valle Nevado, Chile.

Sunshine skiing in Valle Nevado, Chile.

Sunshine skiing in Valle Nevado, Chile.
Hintertuxer Gletscher

Hintertuxer Gletscher

Hintertuxer Gletscher