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Tordrillo Featured – Travel Channel Online Late-Season Skiing Article

10 Excellent Late-Season Skiing and Snowboard Destinations

Article from Travel Channel Online.

If you’re bummed about the eventual end of ski/snowboard season wherever you live, don’t fret. There are a number of great mountains that stay open past March – and some as far as May! The Travel Channel Online has put together a list of our favorites should you be in the mood for some late-season skiing and winter sports.

Tordrillo Mountain Lodge (Skwentna, Alaska)

A 40-minute flight from Anchorage gets you to this remote destination/accommodation where skiing (specifically Alaska heli skiing) runs into July. Because of the daily freezing cycles, a specific kind of powder known as “corn snow” forms where the snow crystals are prime for soft, carvable runs as they thaw in the morning and refreeze towards the end of the day. And if you tire of skiing, the King Salmon fishing is worth the trek too.