We may not all want to hit the slopes so these 8 winter destinations in North America for the non-skiers are your go-to’s. It’s the kind of destinations where maybe your friends or family are on the mountains, but for you there’s a ton of other things to do.
Cozy cabins and apres-ski doesn’t have to be for slope junkies. These winter activities are equally great without a few rides up the mountain. Take a peak at these 8 winter destinations in North America for the non-skiers
8 Winter Destinations in North America for The Non-Skiers
1. Jackson Hole, Wyoming
What to do: The list is endless — you can rent snowmobiles and scope your way around Yellowstone on a guided tour or better yet go on an epic dogsledding ride. Along the way, the town is incredibly beautiful to cozy up in a restaurant with a drink or two.
Read: The Ultimate Winter Getaway to Jackson Hole
2. Montreal, Canada
What to do: This French-Canadian comes to life in the winter with glistening lights and snow-covered streets. If you’re looking for a cosmopolitan experience, this is where to be.
Read: The Winter Guide to Montreal
3. Yosemite National Park
What to do: Love to snowshoe? Grab a pair and head here to enjoy the winter in California’s best national park.
Read: Experiencing Winter in Yosemite
4. Lake Tahoe, California
What to do: I always love being near the lake in the winter and often it’s great to have a cabin with a view for a few days. It’s a perfect weekend escape with friends.
Read: 10 Cozy Lake Tahoe Cabins
5. Sun Valley, Idaho
What to do: Outdoor adventure here is endless, with snowmobiles and snowshoeing trails everywhere.
Read: The Hidden Gem, a Sun Valley Guide
6. Whistler, Canada
What to do: If you’re looking for a quintessential ski village, come straight to Whistler!
Read: The Whistler Adventure Guide
7. Missoula, Montana
What to do: Whether it’s the charming city of Missoula or a luxury experience at Paws Up, Montana in the winter is epic.
Read: Winter Guide to Missoula and A Stay At Paws Up
8. Mont Tremblant
What to do: Come here for a picturesque region of Quebec region, with endless landscapes, lakes, and trails.
Read: How to Spend Winter in Mont Tremblant
Great suggestions! I was just in Jackson Hole and it’s a really nice town and obviously its surroundings are pretty unbeatable. I really, really need to get to Montreal!
JH is amazing! It’s one of my favorite places to visit. Montreal is also incredible!