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Top 25 Ski Resorts With the Most Vertical Feet Per Dollar

by Brandon Quinn | January 9, 2014

Top 25 Ski Resorts for Vertical Feet Per Dollar Our Top 25 Ski Resorts with the Most Vertical Feet Per Buck.

At, we like comparison shopping just as much as anyone else. That’s why we analyzed our current discount lift tickets and came up with the Top 25 ski resorts on our marketplace that offer the most vertical feet per dollar spent. We pulled our lowest daily lift ticket deal and ran the math on each resort’s total vertical feet. We’re pumped to showcase our Top 25 resorts that offer the most vertical feet per buck! You may also be interested in our most-acres-per-buck comparison.

Ski Resort: Total Vertical Feet: Ticket Cost: Vertical Feet Per $1.00:
Kicking Horse Mountain Resort, BC 4,133 $67 62 Feet
Diamond Peak, Lake Tahoe 1,840 $30 61 Feet
Snowbird Ski Resort, UT 3,240 $53 61 Feet
Panorama Mountain Village, BC 4,019 $69 58 Feet
Red Mountain, BC 2,919 $54 54 Feet
Taos Ski Valley, NM 2,612 $49 53 Feet
Fernie Alpine Resort, BC 3,550 $67 53 Feet
Sunlight Mountain Resort, CO 2,010 $38 53 Feet
Sunshine Village, AB 3,514 $67 52 Feet
Lake Louise, AB 3,250 $67 48 Feet
Grand Targhee, WY 2,419 $51 47 Feet
Kimberley Mountain Resort, BC 2,465 $55 45 Feet
Nakiska Ski Resort, AB 2,412 $55 44 Feet
Mt. Rose, Lake Tahoe 1,800 $44 41 Feet
Sierra at Tahoe, Lake Tahoe 2,212 $55 40 Feet
Copper Mountain, CO 2,601 $65 40 Feet
Mammoth Mountain, CA 3,100 $79 39 Feet
Magic Mountain, VT 1,700 $46 37 Feet
Homewood Resort, Lake Tahoe 1,650 $48 34 Feet
Alta, Utah 2,200 $67 33 Feet
Solitude, Utah 2,047 $67 30 Feet
Red River, NM 1,600 $56 29 Feet
Brighton Ski Resort, UT 1,745 $67 26 Feet
Mt Norquay, AB 1,650 $67 25 Feet

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