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Elk Mountain is marketed as New England-type skiing without the drive.
ESCAPES
Pennsylvania's Elk Mountain has the air of a throwback ski experience with simplicity and tough terrain that attracts legions of dedicated repeat visitors. (Elk Mountain Ski Resort)

A look at visiting Park City, Utah, during Robert Redford's annual Sundance Film Festival, which lights up the mountains with some of the film industry's brightest stars.

• Photos: Big Stars, Bigger Mountains


SKI 2005

Telluride, in southwest Colorado, is the perfect graduation from the crabbed, day-trip skiing of the mid-Atlantic to the see-forever views and ski-forever trails of the Rocky Mountain West.

• Photo Gallery: Hit the Slopes

• Kirkwood in California

• Mont Tremblant in Quebec


SKI 2005

Mont Tremblant boasts the highest summit in Quebec plus it's largest ski resort and while there are some who come just for the skiing, the resort and villages offer a more European style of winter recreation.


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