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: $19.5 million
Beds: 5
Baths: 5 and 2 half baths
Square feet: 14,171

Set on nearly six wooded acres with five ponds and meandering streams just three miles east of Aspen, this grand estate is all about the little details. There's custom stonework, mahogany walls and floors as well as Spanish onyx and European marble finishes. Other notable features include a home theater, exercise room, separate caretaker apartment and a private gated entry.

And just nearby is Independence Pass, one of the highest points in the Rockies. Aside from stellar skiing, other popular activities in the area include hiking, mountain climbing, horseback riding, fishing, and visiting the historic ghost town of Independence.
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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