3 Colorado ski resorts named best in North America according to poll


WINTER PARK, Colo. (KKTV) - Winter Park Resort says it's taking a few victory laps after being named the best ski resort in North America in a USA Today readers' poll.

Judging from the poll, there were more than just a few Colorado fans, as two other Centennial State resorts made the list: Copper Mountain at number five and Telluride Ski Resort at 10th.

USA Today said experts selected 20 nominees, and those nominees were then voted on by readers.

The top 10 winners:

Winter Park Resort - Winter Park, Colo.
Mount Bohemia - Lac La Belle, Mich.
Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows - Olympic Valley, Calif.
Alta Ski Area - Alta, Utah
Copper Mountain - Copper Mountain, Colo.
Kicking Horse Mountain Resort - Golden, B.C.
Deer Valley - Park City, Utah
Revelstoke Mountain Resort - Revelstoke, B.C.
Taos Ski Valley - Taos, N.M.
Telluride Ski Resort - Telluride, Colo.

If you're looking to hit the slopes, Colorado's three winners all boast perfect conditions Sunday: