10 Best Snowboarding Spots in the United States


The Canyons Resort, Utah

The Canyons Resort in Utah was the first resort in the Park City area to allow snowboarding, although snowboarding is common throughout the area now. The Canyons still is a favorite among snowboarders who love to shred its 16-acre (64,749-square-kilometer) award-winning terrain park.

Utah's largest resort, The Canyons resort features more than eight peaks, 163 runs, two terrain parks and six natural halfpipes. The tallest vertical drop is 3,190 feet (972 meters). And you'll never run out of area to board at The Canyons with its 3,700 acres (14.9 square kilometers) of terrain to explore. In addition to the snowboarding, The Canyons resort features many shops, restaurants and places for music and entertainment. The state-of-the-art lodges provide the perfect spot for rest and relaxation after a long day of shredding the slopes.