Despite having some of the biggest mountains in the East and reliable snowfall, Maine is one of the best-kept ski secrets around.
It’s hard to explain why Maine is not more crowded with skiers and snowboarders in the winter. The state has some of the biggest mountains and most reliable snowfall in New England.
Maine has 17 alpine areas and 18 Nordic ones spread across a land mass that is more than three times the size of any other New England state. And most notable, at every turn there is an intrinsic come-as-you-are vibe.
Read more about some of our fantastic ski areas here: http://travel.nytimes.com/2013/01/06/travel/on-maines-slopes-plenty-of-elbow-room.html?pagewanted=1&_r=0&ref=billpennington