Where To Go For Ski Season 2022-2023

Maybe you’re just getting started with pumpkin spice lattes and cozy sweater weather, but the 2022-2023 ski season is right around the corner, and now is the time to start planning your winter getaway. For discerning travelers interested in a luxury ski vacation, Drip Castle’s upscale vacation homes in Taos, New Mexico and Stowe, Vermont perfectly fit the bill.
With accommodations for 30+ guests, deluxe amenities, a dedicated concierge service, and central locations just minutes from multiple ski resorts, both Meadowstone Manor and Gem Hacienda allow travelers to vacation together, privately.
The Best in Southwest Skiing
Northern New Mexico transforms into a winter wonderland during the colder months of the year, and with a stay at Gem Hacienda, you’ll have easy access to some of the finest slopes in the region.
Just 25 minutes away from the luxury vacation home is Taos Ski Valley, a resort that receives over 300 inches of snow per year, covering its 110 trails, two terrain parks, and a number of slopes. A bit farther out is Angel Fire Ski Resort, an ideal place for families with snow tubing and sledding. Red River Ski & Summer Area and Sipapu Ski & Summer Resort are other attractive options just 30-45 minutes away. With a wide range of slopes for both beginners and experts, these ski resorts are almost never crowded.
Quintessential Northeastern Ski Vacation
Dedicated skiers with an Epic Pass will definitely want to book a stay at Meadowstone Manor thanks to its location just 15 minutes from Stowe Mountain Resort. The internationally recognized ski resort is one of 15 Epic Pass locations in the Northeast—a perfect stop on a larger ski-focused road trip. Beyond its 116 ski trails and 12 lifts, Stowe Mountain Resort also entertains visitors with ice skating, indoor rock climbing, and more.
Smuggler’s Notch, another ski resort known for its extensive programming, is also 15 minutes away from Meadowstone, while Bolton Valley Resort and Mad River Glen can be reached in 30 and 60 minutes, respectively.
No matter which ski vacation you choose, rest assured that both Meadowstone and Gem Hacienda will welcome you home with convenient ski storage, cozy fireplaces, a hot tub, and many other thoughtful features. Whether you’re a beginner or a veteran on the slopes, our dedicated concierge will also be happy to arrange all equipment rentals, ski lift reservations, and more.