Mount Bohemia named to USA Today's 10Best Ski Resorts in America

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LAC LA BELLE, Mich. (WLUC) - A Keweenaw County ski resort was named to USA Today's 10Best Ski Resorts in America, coming in at number 2.

Mount Bohemia was the only resort east of the Rocky Mountains to be named to the top 10.

The 10Best description said, "Michigan might not be the first place that comes to mind when you think skiing, but Mount Bohemia is a hidden gem for extreme mountain sports. Located on the Upper Peninsula, this resort features some of the longest runs, highest verticals and deepest powder in the Midwest, with 273 inches of average annual snowfall."

Winter Park Resort in Winter Park, Colorado claimed the top spot on the list.

According to a press release from the resort, "Mount Bohemia offers extreme back country skiing. They are also the only resort east of the Rockies to offer Snowcat Skiing. They are also home to the largest hot tub in the Upper Peninsula."

Check out the entire top 10 list here.

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