Filled with beautiful National Geographic photography, wisdom from ski and snowboard greats, and need-to-know travel information, this inspirational guide offers the planet’s best ski and snowboarding experiences on breathtaking slopes around the world.
Complete with a foreword by celebrated Olympian Lindsey Vonn, 100 Slopes of a Lifetime: The World’s Ultimate Ski and Snowboard Destinations, is divided by interest and skill level: cross-country routes to intermediate downhill moguls to expert-only backcountry terrain. With views, snow, and one-of-a-kind trails in mind, these pages will help you find the ideal slope to add to your bucket list.
Make first tracks in fresh powder on the trails of dreamy Aspen Highlands in Colorado. Seek adrenaline-rushing thrills heli-skiing in Alaska. From the snow-covered Atlas Mountains, take in breathtaking desert views in Morocco. Or find your favorite run on the tree-filled terrain in Hokkaido, Japan, where Siberian storms dump more than 60 feet of snow every year. Plus, throughout this beautifully illustrated resource, you’ll find plenty of après ski activities, including soothing hot springs in Idaho’s Sun Valley, a guided kayak tour around icebergs, and penguin colonies in Antarctica, and sampling the Italian Dolomites’ finest cuisine.
All that’s left to do is grab your skis and boards: This comprehensive guide will lead you to the greatest snow-play adventures the world has to offer!