Every spring we’re sad to say adieu to winter, but—like many skiers—we like to look back back on the season and all we experienced and skied. Here’s an Instagram roundup of winter destinations Ski.com staffers visited on our “FAM” or familiarization trips, which many of us take every year to deepen our knowledge of top mountain resorts.

British Columbia in December

Japan in January

Lake Tahoe in January


Jackson Hole in February


Japan AGAIN in March

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Switzerland in April