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Ten Most Popular U.S. Apres Ski Hotels -- Including Five in Colorado

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When CNN put together its list of the ten most popular apres ski hotels in America, we weren't surprised that Colorado landed five on the roster -- more than any other state. But we were definitely caught off-guard by which places took the top slots. Count down the winners below, featuring photos and excerpts from CNN text. To see the original post, click here.

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Number 10: Zermatt Resort (Midway, Utah)

This Zermatt Resort though named after a Swiss mountain village is in Utah. The resort's geothermal pool readies skiers for another day....

Number 9: Vail Cascade Resort & Spa (Vail, Colorado)

Poolside at the Vail Cascade Resort & Spa. The resort's Fireside Bar has a menu devoted to craft beers....

Continue to keep counting down the ten most popular U.S. apres ski hotels. Number 8: Aspen Meadows Resort (Aspen, Colorado)

The Hefner Lounge at Aspen Meadows Resort features its own apres ski menu loaded with everything from elk chili and hand-cut fries to warm drink specials. And a pretty decent view....

Number 7: Westgate Park City Resort & Spa (Park City, Utah)

Enjoy the 30,000-square foot Serenity Spa at the Westgate Park City Resort & Spa....

Continue to keep counting down the ten most popular U.S. apres ski hotels. Number 6: Keystone Lodge and Spa (Keystone, Colorado)

The Keystone Lodge and Spa at Keystone Resort offers signature body therapies featuring soy and blueberry, coconut and mango pineapple. Fruity....

Number 5: Tivoli Lodge (Vail, Colorado)

Ignore the champagne. Try instead the Indini cocktail named after the dog that also inspired the name of the Brown Hound Lounge at this resort....

Continue to keep counting down the ten most popular U.S. apres ski hotels. Number 4: Beaver Creek Lodge (Beaver Creek, Colorado)

The Rocks Modern Grill at the giant Beaver Creek Lodge has some giant selections -- grilled duck flatbreads, bison chili, and wild game meatballs among them....

Number 3: White Buffalo Club (Jackson, Wyoming)

Diners at the White Buffalo Club can limber up with a visit to the bar for margaritas laced with grapefruit or coconut....

Continue to keep counting down the ten most popular U.S. apres ski hotels. Number 2: Rusty Parrot Lodge and Spa (Jackson, Wyoming)

The Wild Sage restaurant at the tropically named Rusty Parrot Lodge boasts Jackson Hole's only AAA Four Diamond award.....

Number 1: Rustic Inn at Jackson Hole (Jackson, Wyoming)

The Rustic Inn at Jackson Hole is set on grounds covering 12 acres with their own landscaped trails along Flat Creek....

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