Cold Weather Fantasy
Weekend substitution: Park City, Utah, a 45-minute drive from Salt Lake City International Airport.
WHERE TO STAY The Washington School House (from $775 per night; washingtonschoolhouse.com), a year-old boutique hotel with European flair, is located just above hopping Main Street and only two blocks from the Park City Mountain Resort Town Lift.
WHAT TO DO Chase powder at the glitzy Deer Valley Resort; take a break at Snowshoe Tommy's on Bald Mountain for homemade cookies.
WHAT TO DRINK At the St. Regis Bar (stregisdeervalley.com), order the 7452 Mary — it's the hotel chain's famous Bloody with a twist: It's made with Vodka 7000 from Park City's High West Distillery and wasabi-celery foam.