Rocky Mountain Skiing


Copyright © 1996, Claire Walter
ISBN 155591330X
466 pages,  $21.95
Published by Fulcrum Publishing, Golden, Colorado

The ultimate planning tool to skiing in the world’s finest ski country — the Rocky Mountain West! Now completely updated, expanded and revised!

“This vacation-planning aid includes a remarkably complete compendium of restaurants and hotels, as well as a fun-to-read summary of each area’s terrain. It’s one of the most exhaustively researched of all the guides … .” – Skiing Magazine

Rocky Mountain Skiing … is a model guidebook. It has a clear, easy-to-follow format, it’s chock full of facts … . This is one to buy and keep.” – Family Travel Times

Each chapter is a self contained guide within a guide that gives you the information you need about:

  • Mountain stats, including resort elevation, average annual snowfall, number of lifts and more
  • Ski School Programs for beginning to advanced skiers
  • Where to Stay, including on-mountain resorts
  • Family Skiing
  • Snowboarding
  • Nordic Skiing
  • The Lay of the Land
  • Dining
  • Nightlife

Rocky Mountain Skiing is a Winner! North American Ski Journalists Association’s 1994 Harold Hirsch Award for the Best Ski Book (for the 1992 Edition)