Wednesday, December 30, 2015

Where to Find the Snow

One of the best ways to spend vacation break is in the snow or snowboarding. Located in California is Mammoth Mountain off of highway 203. It has one of the best for the whole family to enjoy. With over 150 trails around the resort there is always something to do. With a good variety of terrain there is something for all snowboarders to be able to ride.  It has been rated by the World Snowboard Guide as a 10/10. The score is a 97% for freestyle and 80% for free riding, pistes, and beginners. 
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Another great place for everyone to enjoy is the Vail Ski Resort in Colorado. It has been rated as a 77% in free riding, 76% in free styling and a 75% in pistes. It has a reputation as one of the most prestigious ski resorts in America. Vail has over 5,000 acres of snowboarding terrain and 3 half pipes and 12 runs. The runs and half pipes and are all open to skiers but is mostly used by snowboarders. 
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Lastly Mount Bachelor is another great place to snowboard in Oregon. Mount Bachelor is located in the Cascade Mountain Range and has a unique shape to itself from the conical shape of the dormant volcano. The shape gives the snowboarder a 360° view of the mountain and the runs. 

http://www.worldsnowboardguide.com/resorts/usa/oregon/mountbachelor/index.cfm
If you think you have a better snowboarding resort tell me about it and why it is better.