Gallery: Top 6 Sustainable Winter Resorts for Snowboarding and Skiing i...

Planning on hitting the slopes this President's Day Weekend? Be sure to choose a resort that values good environmental practices - ski resorts are a great way to get outside and enjoy nature, but they also have a big impact on the environment and they have to do their part to minimize their footprint. Fortunately, all of the resorts in America are rated for sustainability by the Ski Area Citizen's Coalition and given a grade letter A-F. The grades are based on 35 environmental criteria in four main categories: habitat protection, protection watersheds, addressing climate change, and environmental policies and practices. Read on for a list of the 6 greenest resorts in the US!

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