6 exclusive ski getaways

There's no better time to score a posh slope-side home. From Aspen to Stowe, here is what's on the market.

Aspen, Colo.
Aspen, Colo.
Price: $13.5 million
Beds: 4
Baths: 5 and 2 half baths
Square feet: 7,243

This dramatic stone estate is set on eight acres overlooking Aspen, with ski out access to Buttermilk Mountain -- home of the X Games, ESPN's annual extreme winter sports showcase.

Some of the home's noteworthy features include 28-foot ceilings embellished with cherry wood trim, heated floors, an elevator, built-in surround sound speakers and a snowmelting system at the front and back entrances as well as the garage, which means no shoveling.

The master bedroom suite offers everything you need to recuperate from a hard day on the halfpipe, including a sitting room, kitchenette and separate his-and-her baths. There is a Jacuzzi tub set in an alcove under a large picture window that features dramatic views of Aspen, Buttermilk and Hunter Creek Valley.
Last updated January 04 2008: 5:16 PM ET

Aspen, Colo.

Beaver Creek, Colo.

Stateline, Nev.

Bachelor Gulch, Colo.

Aspen, Colo.

Stowe, Vt.
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