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Two all-star ski towns in New England

Stowe, Vt., and North Conway, N.H., were ranked as two of the top 25 ski towns in the world by National Geographic Magazine. By Diane Bair and Pamela Wright

Family-friendly Cranmore Mountain Resort in North Conway, N.H., is offering a raft of deals in celebration of its 75th anniversary.

Bargains in New England ski country

After nationwide participation in alpine skiing and snowboarding plunged last year, New England ski resorts are trying to lure crowds with money-saving deals.

Street to Snow: Burton Hackett Jacket

Ski fashion trends for winter 2013

As the gap between ski and snowboarding apparel narrows, so does the silhouette of the clothes. Included in this season’s trends are pants that fit and jackets that are body-hugging.

Wildlife Safari: A chance to see winter wildlife in Yellowstone.

Five ways to experience winter

From the obscure to the well known, here are five ways to embrace the winter months.

With yurt-based trips, skiers can venture into the Teton backcountry and have a snug place to sleep at night.

Molly Loomis for the boston globe

Skiing in the Teton Mountains

Yurt-based ski trips allow travelers to venture to the Teton backcountry of Idaho and still have a warm place to sleep at night.

Chill 2011

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Last year’s guide to New England ski and snow sports.

Interactive map

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Start making plans: The Globe’s list of places you must see in New England.

Globe Magazine

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Enjoy music in Miami, visit top historic gardens in Western Mass., and eat at best places near airfields in Mass. and N.H.