Two years ago my wife and I had the good fortune to tour New Mexico for a week in the winter season. The highlights resonate with me still: Santa Fe’s illuminating museums (we were especially enchanted by the Museum of Indian Arts and Culture) and exhilarating galleries, the transporting chapel at Chimayo, the extraordinary rock […]
We love winter in the Rockies! Downhill and cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, tromping around in the snow…it makes our cheeks ruddy just to think about all the fun.
We’ll set you up with a winter-pleasure plan sure to make your uncle in Florida think you’re crazy. Start in Big Sky, “Biggest Skiing in America” with endless terrain, oodles of powder, and 4,350 feet of vertical drop. Or if you prefer, cross-country ski on groomed trails or telemark the backcountry. Then catch a snowcoach to Old Faithful Snow Lodge in Yellowstone for the glittering snow, steaming geysers, and wildlife. Top it all off at historic Chico Hot Springs lodge. No driving required!