Stowe Journals

Skiing in Stowe

A November 1993 trip to Stowe by cr008k

Quote: Continuing on the Comparisons of Ski Resorts.

Skiing in Stowe

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When I was growing up we went on many many ski trips and so I have a lot of experience comparing the different resorts. I greatly enjoyed Stowe - it was probably my favorite skiing in Vermont, and I also preferred it to Big Sky; although it did not compare to Vail or Colorado. I'll begin at the beginning - the skiing. First of all, Stowe is famous for four particular mountains - called The Front Four. These are for novice to expert skiers and consist of 4 separate large mountains, each of which have many many trials. The four mountains are Starr, Goat, National, and Lift Line. Starr and Goat were my two favorite - they had a nice mix of mid-level to expert trials and the ski lift lines were...Read More