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Top Winter Skiing Destinations

Deep layers of snow covering the mountains and fresh powder on the trail. Winter is the best time to visit Northern ski resorts. Whether you're looking at Japan, Switzerland, China, or Canada, here are our favorite places to hit the slopes.
Innsbruck, Austria
Slopes open: October - June
Visit this world class ski paradise
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Zermatt, Switzerland
Slopes open: November - April
Try the world's second largest vertical ski drop
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Lucerne, Switzerland
Slopes open: December - April
Check out the region's many winter activities
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Sapporo, Japan
Slopes open: November - May
Come for high-quality powder and famous ski runs
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Dayi, China
Slopes open: December - March
Ski in a famous habitat for giant pandas
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Vancouver, Canada
Slopes open: November - April
Experience the thrill of skiing after dark
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Shangzhi, China
Slopes open: November - April
Visit China's most famous ski resort
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