With all apologies to powder days worth salivating over, spring skiing is where it’s at.
Now, of course, you can’t have one thing without the other, so no disrespect to those midwinter storms of delight. But when I envision the perfect ski day, it involves a bright, bluebird sky with temperatures warm enough to ski in a T-shirt, with the smell of Banana Boat permeating throughout the air. Music is blaring at the base, and the vibe is comforting, reminding us to savor the final few weeks of our favorite activity.
Here are 10 of the best trails in New England to experience during the spring, when warm weather and sunny skies turn them into the best playgrounds spring skiing can deliver.