There’s no better time to start planning this year's ski vacation. Staying in a home exchange during your ski trip ensures you'll have a clean, private, welcoming house to return to at the end of a day on the slopes. You can find our tips for organizing a skip trip home exchange here.

Every year, our members save thousands of dollars and have unforgettable experiences when they use HomeExchange for their ski vacations. Since you'll save money on accommodations, you can afford to prolong your ski trip, invest in new snow gear or treat yourself to some gourmet hot chocolate, so you'll have an amazing winter vacation.

There are plenty of home exchanges in the US near excellent skiing and snowboarding spots. Here are some gnarly destinations to choose from that have home exchanges near by— and many of them are second homes, so they have more flexible availability to help you plan.

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South Lake Tahoe, California

South Lake Tahoe, located in the Sierra Nevada mountains, has some of the world's best skiing. Whether you're a seasoned powderhound or are new to the slopes, you'll have plenty of options. Taking a day off from the mountain? Lake Tahoe is an outdoor playground, offering year-round activities for all ages.

There are many beautiful home exchanges in South Lake Tahoe, like the two below, so you'll be sure to have a warm, cozy place to relax after a long day.

Spacious mountain chalet in South Lake Tahoe, CA

Tranquil, welcoming home in South Lake Tahoe, CA

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Park City, Utah

Park City is famous for powder skiing and is well-known for its accessibility for skiers and snowboarders. The 2002 Winter Olympics were even hosted in Park City, and a visit to the Utah Olympic Park is a fun trip for the whole family.

Enjoy the rugged beauty of Park City while sticking to your budget by staying in one of the home exchanges located there— maybe even one of these welcoming abodes!

Roomy mountainside condo in Park City, UT

Cozy, modern home in Park City, UT

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Aspen, Colorado

Nestled in the Rocky Mountains of Colorado, Aspen has a ton to offer the adventurous and outdoorsy traveler. In a typical year, more than seven million skiers and snowboarders visit Aspen for their turn to enjoy the excellent conditions and stunning scenery. If you decide to take a day off from your snow gear, the town has plenty to offer in unforgettable art, history, and restaurants.

Discover and ski Aspen like a local by traveling with HomeExchange!

Luxurious studio condo in Aspen, CO

Unbeatable location in Aspen, CO

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Vermont, located in the northeastern United States, is the state to go if you seek variety and adventure from your winter vacation. The New England state has thousands of acres of mountainous terrain, and Ski Vermont boasts it is the east's region's number one destination for skiing and snowboarding. You'll score fresh powder, fabulous views, and probably some of the best maple syrup you've ever tasted.

With more than 60 home exchanges in Vermont, you can explore the best skiing the state has to offer.

Civil War infirmary historic house in Montpelier, VT

Cozy townhouse with mountain views in Wilmington, VT

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No matter where your winter travels take you, traveling with HomeExchange ensures you can get away affordably and in complete comfort. With HomeExchange you can have your own private, cozy house to return to at the end of the day. You can vacation for longer periods of time, allowing you to explore new places as a local and without rushing. HomeExchange has more than 450,000 homes in 187 countries, making it the most authentic and safe way to travel (and ski) the world.

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