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Join the Nation's Conversation To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the Conversation Guidelines and FAQs 10 resorts to ski alongside celebrities By Graham Averill, Special http://mullinssomb.sosblogs.com/Blog-b1/Kanye-West-His-ugly-Baby-Desperately-Needs-Waxing-Says-Joan-Rivers-b1-p37.htm for USA TODAY 5:32 p.m. EST January 28, 2014 SHARECONNECT TWEET COMMENTEMAILMORE kim kardashian outfits Deer Valley is exclusive any day of the year (no snowboarders allowed, limited number of tickets sold each day), but hit the http://www.savingsdaily.com/post/john-legend-talks-wife-chrissy-teigen-as-inspiration-friend-kanye-west-and-the-state-of-r-b mountain during the Celebrity SkiFest at the beginning of each ski season, or during late January when the Sundance Film Fest is in town, and you'll think you've skied into a Hollywood set. Deer Valley Resort Hollywood celebrities aren't the only one skiing Deer Valley. Olympians like the Wilson Brothers (US ski team) regularly hit the slopes too. Deer Valley Resort Telluridehas a reputation for being relaxed, even in the presence of bright-shining stars. Don't freak out when you see Tom Cruise on See Forever, a classic Telluride intermediate run. He has a home in the area. Telluride/Ben Eng Sandra Bullock, Robert Redford and Ralph Lauren have also been spotted recently on and off the mountain atTelluride as well. Telluride/Tommy Pyatt With 193 runs spread across 5,289 acres, Vail, Colo., is a destination on many skiers' wish list. It has runs for all ability levels and an easily navigable, Bavarian-themed pedestrian village, making it popular with all types of skiers. Flickr/Snow Snow Each distinct area (like the Back Bowls) could be a world-class resort on its own. Vail just bundles them together with high-speed lifts. Jack Affleck/Vail Resorts Skiing in Aspen must be a standard part of every celebrity's contract, because almost every household name, from Mel Gibson to Victoria Beckham, has been spotted skiing the most posh powder in Colorado. Aspen/Snowmass, Jeremy Swanson Fullscreen The holidays bring them out in droves, attracted to the shopping as much as the snow (you know it's Christmas when you see Mariah Carey shopping in Aspen). And as for Aspen's street cred in the snow sports world, it's the home mountain for Gretchen Bleiler, world snowboarding champ and multi-Olympic medalist. Aspen/Snowmass, Jeremy Swanson The stars hit Whistler for the same reason you hit Whistler the out-of-this-world terrain and snow.