Is cross-country skiing calling your name? Are you mapping out black diamonds in Aspen or craving a steep downhill course at Winter Park? Whatever your ski style might be, here are 10 mountain homes on the market for less than $1 million.
Bonus: Some of them are ski in/ski out, so you can start the day from your own backyard. See you at the chairlift!
777 Stratton Arlington Rd
For sale: $199,000
Halfway between a couple of popular ski resorts, this Vermont getaway puts not one but two mountains within driving distance. Perched on two acres of land, this 3-bedroom home is near snowmobile and cross-country skiing trails. Plus, it’s in the heart of Green Mountain National Forest, offering access to snowshoeing, hiking trails and more.
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25 Two Trees Ln
For sale: $895,000
There’s nothing quite like spending après ski cozied up next to a roaring fire. To indulge all those toasty post-ski dreams, this Windham, NY mountain home features two outdoor fire pits and a hot tub to keep guests warm after a long day on the slopes (plus an indoor fireplace for when the weather is frightful). The Windham Mountain ski resort is a short half-mile drive down the road, making the morning commute to the chairlift quick and easy.
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11 Guye Peak Ln
For sale: $589,000
For fans of the Pacific Northwest, this 4-bedroom ski home provides the perfect escape from booming Seattle. The 2,230-square-foot getaway is roughly a 45-minute drive from the city and has stunning views of several mountains near Snoqualmie Pass. There’s an outdoor hot tub for unwinding under the stars, a mother-in-law suite to host guests in style and a local brewery within walking distance.
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216 Maple St
For sale: $975,000
Snow-covered trees set the backdrop for this historic brick home in Stowe, VT. A nature trail down the street means cross-country skiing and snowshoeing are practically at your doorstep. Much of the original home, built in 1860, is intact, from the wood-burning fireplace to the exposed natural-wood beams. Modern additions include a fully upgraded kitchen and an outdoor hot tub – the perfect place to unwind after a day of carving turns on the mountain.
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Steamboat Springs, CO
31215 Star Ridge Rd
For sale: $636,500
Snowshoe right from the backyard of this Colorado home, which borders a national forest (read: endless miles to explore on skis or in a snowmobile). This 3-bedroom hilltop house has a classic wood-paneled exterior and views of the Rockies. Bonus: It’s just a quick 15-minute drive to the gondola at Steamboat Resort for the days when downhill is calling your name.
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10656 Jeffrey Way
For sale: $705,000
Craving Tahoe? Or a retreat to Reno? This California mountain house is just a short drive from both. Surrounded by gorgeous, stately trees, the home features a number of outdoor decks to take in the crisp mountain air. Plus, with three bedrooms and four bathrooms, there’s room for the whole family – or friends who want to spend the weekend.
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Big Sky, MT
679 Big Pine Dr
For sale: $719,000
Brand-new construction in Big Sky Country means moving into a home truly your own. This 2,184-square-foot house is a zippy four-minute walk to the heart of a growing downtown development, so you can get your skis tuned while enjoying a slice of pizza or a cup of coffee. Modern features and a cozy fireplace round out the details at this warm winter getaway.
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5780 State Hwy #9
For sale: $605,000
Breckenridge, CO gets an average of 14 1/2 feet of snow each winter, but this traditional log home is easy to spot, with its bold red door and detached barn. Nestled on a wooded piece of land, the 4-bedroom house is just a few miles from downtown “Breck,” as the locals call it. An outdoor hot tub allows for unwinding under the stars after a long, taxing day of skiing the Rockies.
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138B Sun Bowl Ridge Rd
For sale: $995,000
This bright 4-bedroom home hugs the ski slopes of the Stratton Mountain Resort in Vermont, which means first tracks could be yours all winter long. The 2,700-square-foot retreat also has a cozy fire pit for warming up after a long day in the snow, along with hot tubs nearby. Plus, there’s a private game room inside the house – perfect for when Mother Nature dumps a blizzard on your doorstep and you just want to watch it from the comfort of your own couch.
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191 Mitchell Hollow Rd
For sale: $589,000
With views of Windham Mountain, this 3-bedroom ski retreat lands you not only within six miles of the mountain but also in a spot to stare at it every single morning. Some rooms boast warm, wood-paneled interiors, plus there’s a fireplace to rest your feet after a day of skiing in the Northeast. For outdoor gatherings on milder days, a fire pit is at the ready.
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