Differences between skiing in North America and Europe
What are the differences I see between skiing in North America and Europe? These differences are, of course subjective and I can hear your point of view, if you want to leave a note to the post!
There are pro and cons in both continents. I am lucky to have skied in both sides of the Ocean, plus a bit south in Argentina and Chile, to notice some differences. My view is my own, in accordance to my experience.
Here you go, in no special order:
Skiing in North America – The Pros. Differences between skiing in North America and Europe
Skiing in America is easy.
Easy to access usually by plane, or with a plane connection and transfer.
Resorts planners built resorts as resorts, so they are functional.
Grooming is great, state of the art.
Lift attendants are very attentive. They help you mounting and un-mounting lifts with kids.
North Americans are masters on getting the singles getting in chairs that are not full. This speeds up the uploading of lifts.
People are easy going, everyone salutes you and talk to you as if they knew you from before.
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