With the holidays upon us, we’ve found ourselves dreaming of sparkling lights, days spent playing in snow, and nights cozied up by a warm fire. Each season offers new ways to enjoy the outdoors, so don’t let a drop in temperatures stand in the way of getting your nature fix!
We picked some of our favorite camping and glamping sites from across the country to enjoy snow sports — use them as inspiration to plan your next winter adventure:
Weston Pass Hut (Leadville, Colorado)
At 11,950 feet, Weston Pass Hut is a unique backcountry experience for winter adventurers, facing an open valley with stunning views of Mount Holy Cross and the surrounding mountains. Backcountry skiers and snowboarders can access terrain ranging from steep bowls to mild slopes to suit all skill levels.
The Copper Cabin (Delaware, Michigan)
A self-contained off-grid hideaway situated just feet off the Montreal River in a pine and birch forest. Snowshoeing, snowmobiling, and brook-trout are all within steps of the covered rustic porch. World-class skiing at Mount Bohemia nearby.
Montana Treehouse Retreat (Columbia Falls, Montana)
A stunning double-decker treehouse nestled on seven private, wooded acres at the gateway to Glacier National Park and minutes from the slopes of Whitefish Mountain Ski Resort.
Fire Fly Yurt at Funky Bow (Lyman, Maine)
This 25-acre organic farm is set on local snowmobile trails and features an on-site brewery to celebrate long days enjoying the snow.
Little Arnold A-frame (Arnold, California)
A supremely cozy, 1970s A-frame cabin in the Sierras near major outdoor destinations such as Big Trees State Park, Stanislaus National Forest, and Bear Valley Ski Resort. Perfectly situated for skiing, snowshoeing and sledding, with an inviting fireplace waiting at home.
Small Yurt Tucked in the Woods (Sandpoint, Idaho)
A picturesque yurt tucked in the woods on the outskirts of Kaniku National Forest. The property includes snowshoeing trails and is situated near Schweitzer Mountain for prime skiing and snowboarding.
Uinta Basecamp (Kamas, Utah)
Heated, solar-powered yurt just outside Uinta-Wasatch National Forest and minutes away from snow shoeing, cross country skiing, fat biking and snowmobiling on nearby trails. World-class skiing and snowboarding at Park City Utah only a short drive away.
Talkeetna Tiny House Cabin/RV (Talkeetna, Alaska)
Pet-friendly, secluded cabin just five miles from downtown Talkeetna and near Denali State and National Parks. Property is set off of hiking and snowshoeing trails, and offers easy opportunities for snow machining, ice skating, ice fishing, and cross country skiing.
Farmhouse with Sweeping Views (Chewelah, Washington)
Set on a small sheep farm on 40 private acres featuring sweeping views of pastures, valleys, forests, and mountains. 15-minutes from Chewelah Mountain and the 49° North Mountain Resort.
Pinnacle View Cottage (New Hampton, New Hampshire)
Nestled between Lake Winnipesaukee and Newfound Lake on a mountaintop on 13 private acres. Set along the Hermit Lake Snowmobile Trail, this cottage is perfect for snowmobiling and snowshoeing.
Go ahead: bundle up, grab your gear, and get out there! Discover and book camping, glamping and RV accommodations in a winter wonderland. (You’re welcome).
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