Okay, even if you’re not an expert skier per se, Jackson Hole Mountain, WY, is where you can push your limits alongside the pros. Take private lessons from a staff of Olympian skiers and boarders who live there to teach and train. The mountain gets more than 400 inches of snowfall and has 116 trails, half of which are ranked expert level. Hit some of the nation’s best steeps and plow your way through big-mountain powder. And for a true Wild West scene, this place won’t disappoint. At the end of the day, get your tequila fix with a margarita at Mangy Moose.