Check out ski resorts during this winter season

Sydney Miller, Media & Online Chief

Skiers and snowboarders alike will enjoy these top ski resorts recommended by JC students. While some are close to home, others are a distance away.

Beaver Creek CO: At Beaver Creek, there are 167 trails for both skiers and snowboarders to enjoy with 24 total lifts to get you up the mountain. For $217 per day, Beaver Creek offers an excellent trip for experienced skiers and snowboarders.

Vail CO: At Vail there are very good back-country skiing trails, and the tree runs are especially amazing. For $219 a day, you can spend the day skiing at a beautiful resort.

Jackson Hole Grand Targhee Resort WY: At Jackson Hole, there is challenging terrain for advanced skiers. For $125 a day, you can spend the day at a top tier resort to enjoy the slopes.

Steam Boat Spring CO: At Steam Boat, there are 169 trails for every type of skier to explore. For $225 a day on the weekends, Steam Boat gives visitors a chance to explore skiing through different trails.

Palisades Tahoe NV: At Tahoe, there are 3,600 acres for skiing and snowboarding. With tickets ranging from $106-$229, Tahoe is a great way to spend a day enjoying the fantastic mountains.

Wisp Resort MD: At Wisp there are 33 slopes totaling over 11 miles of trails. With tickets ranging from $59-$79 per day, skiers and snowboarders can enjoy mountains in their home state.

Aspen Snowmass CO: Snowmass is a perfect place for a group trip with friends with over 5,500 acres of excellent terrain. For $199 a day on the weekends, skiers and snowboarders can explore the many different trails Snowmass has to offer.

Stratton Mt. Resort VT: A great resort for new and experienced skiers or snowboarders. For $169 you can spend the day having a great time with friends while enjoying the great lodge food.

Camelback PA: At Camelback, there are slopes for both beginners and advanced skiers. For $95 per day on the weekends, you can enjoy a very good ski resort for all types of skiers.

Roundtop PA: An excellent ski resort located near our area, Roundtop is a great place for beginners to start to learn or for experts to practice their skills. For only $79 a day you can enjoy a resort closer to home.