Who Are We?

Winter in its Original State

A non-profit trade association founded in 1969 to serve alpine and cross-country ski areas, the Vermont Ski Areas Association (Ski Vermont) is a proud ambassador of the thriving winter tourism industry in Vermont, where skiing and snowboarding are the official state winter sports.

The top ski state in the east and among the top destinations in the US, Vermont boasts world-class snowmaking quality, coverage, and operational efficiency, a wide variety of terrain, and profound historical impact on the sports of skiing and snowboarding - making it one of the most significant ski and ride destinations in the world.

Ski Vermont’s mission is to help maintain an environment in which the state’s ski areas can grow and prosper. Ski Vermont serves its 21 Alpine and 26 Cross Country member resorts in three major areas: Governmental Affairs, Marketing and Public Affairs.

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Travel Vermont!

But, how do you actually get to your favorite ski and snowboard resorts? As locals, we have learned the ins and outs, and do's and don'ts when traveling to and around the Green Mountain State. We are here to help you get to Vermont in just 3 easy steps!

Step 1: Choose your perfect Vermont ski or snowboard destination. Not sure what resort is best for you? Check out our Resort Finder which allows you to sort Vermont's resorts by type, region and amenities. (Don't worry, we'll wait here while you do this...)

Step 2: Decide how you want to travel. Vermont is very accessible with plenty of options to suit the needs of everyone from every destination. We have some of the best ways to access the Green Mountains. (You're welcome!)

Step 3: Grab your skis and boards, pack your bags and get ready for an amazing time in the Green Mountains.

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News Feed

VSAA's 54th Annual Meeting

Vermont’s alpine ski areas reported 4.1 million skier visits—a 10 percent increase over the 2021-22 season and 3.6 percent above the 10-year average.

Dig Deep: Join Us and Help Support Our Neighbor Farms

While the few ski areas affected by the 2023 floods recovered quickly, many local family farms that suffered catastrophic damage are fighting for survival. Many farms endured the loss of essential equipment, livestock feed, and entire harvests that are required to fund the next season’s operations. Vermont ski areas are asking you to join us in supporting the local family farms that make Vermont the special place it is. Please join us in supporting our neighbors.

Ski Vermont Gift Guide

You can give the gift of winter all year long. The Ski Vermont Gift Guide is full of amazing offerings from our ski areas and partners, some of Vermont's most recognizable brands. You'll find something for everyone in the guide below. Scroll down for more offerings from our partners like Rossignol, Burton, Darn Tough, Cabot and more!

Long Trail Brewing

Inspired by the 273-mile hiking trail that traverses through the Green Mountains, Long Trail Brewing Company has been a caretaker of Vermont craft since 1989.

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Darn Tough Vermont

The most comfortable and best-fitting socks you'll own.

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Anon Optics delivers style and performance for skiers and snowboarders.

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