Turkey time is shaping up to be the right time for Western ski resorts, with the Northern Rockies gobbling up more than its fair share of heavy snowfall. A handful of North American ski resorts are already open for business, with many projected openings for the coming weeks.

Scroll through the photo gallery below to see which ski resort bases are benefiting most from the recent storms. 

Jackson Hole, WY

Grand Targhee, WY

Showdown, MT

Big Sky, MT

Lookout Pass, MT


Telluride, CO

Purgatory, CO

Kicking Horse, BC

Nakiska, AB

Mt. Norquay, AB