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Where to Watch the 2015 Superbowl in Ski Country

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Planning on catching some turns this Sunday morning before the Patriots and the Seahawks square off at 4:30 pm Mountain Time? Don't fret, there are plenty of places in ski country that fit the bill. From Vailhttp://ski.curbed.com/archives/categories/vail.php to Stowe, each spot on our list has been hand-picked with two factors in mind: proximity to the slopes and loads of TVs.

Please note, the following map is ordered from east to west.


-Laurel Miller contributed to the research and writing of this piece.

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1. Rimrocks Tavern

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394 Mountain Rd
Stowe, VT 05672
(802) 253-9593
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The ruling sports bar in Stowe is offering a special on wings on Sunday and there are plenty of TVs and beer on tap. Plus, we dig the casual rustic decor, warm vibes, and off-menu specials.

2. T-Bar

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1521 Ski Hill Road, White River National Forest
Breckenridge, CO 80424

With a location at the base of Breckenridge's Peak 8 and rotating drink specials, what’s not to love? This is one of the best après ski spots in town, and it's also the closest to the slopes. Dump the skis and boards outside and head in for a rowdy time and plenty of TVs.

3. Red Lion

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304 Bridge St
Vail, CO 81657
(970) 476-7676
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This Vail Village institution is just off the slopes, and features a loooong, winding bar in which to scope out the action (whichever type you may be seeking). Says a savvy bartender, arrive by 1:30pm on game day, or risk standing room-only.

4. The Square Grouper

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304 E Hopkins Ave
Aspen, CO 81611
(970) 429-4968
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Located just a few minutes’ walk from the Gondola and featured in our X Games Where to Drink Guide, this ginormous basement sports bar/Cajun eatery will ensure your alcoholic and caloric needs are met while you scream at the flat screens. The best part? You won't have to sell your house to afford a few hours at the bar.

5. Avalanche Bar & Grill

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15 Emmons Road
Crested Butte, CO 81225

The Avalanche is a Crested Butte favorite and rowdy as hell, especially when football is on. Arrive early, bring your ear plugs, and indulge in the best sports bar on the mountain. Major plus: it's just steps from the ski hill.

6. Brown Dog Pizza

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110 E Colorado Ave
Telluride, CO

Hands-down the most popular place in town to watch the game (any game), but at least this Sunday, you won’t have to content with T-ride’s rabid soccer fans. Also good if you need to eat something, as a slice of Brown Dog Pizza is the best slice in town.

7. Collie's Sports Bar & Grill

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738 Main Street
Park City, UT 84060

This Park City watering hole has plenty of TV’s, tasty wings, lots of beer, and nearby lift access via the Town Lift. They carry every major sports packages on dozens of HD TVs, so you can bet that the Super Bowl will be visible from every seat.

8. Village Cafe

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3345 Village Drive, Bridger Teton National Forest
Jackson, WY 83001
(307) 732-2233
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Now in its new home in the Inn at Jackson Hole, the VC may be a little more flash, but it’s still the hottest spot in town for Superbowl Sunday. It's also not far from the lifts or Jackson Hole's famed tram. During halftime, shoot some stick.

9. River Run Day Lodge

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520 River Run Plaza
Ketchum, ID 83340
(208) 622-4111
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Not only does Sun Valley's River Run Lodge make an amazing Bloody Mary, but also the lodge will host a huge Superbowl Party this Sunday. Located at the base of the mountain, skiers can indulge in drink specials and a taco bar while watching the game on two 10-foot screens. Just don't miss the raffle!

10. Le Chamois & Loft Bar

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1960 Squaw Valley Road
Olympic Valley, CA 96146
(530) 583-4505
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“The Chammy” is a 45-year-old A-frame drinking institution. Just don’t call it Le Chamois. Expect good times and a great crowd, this is a don't miss if you are in Squaw Valley for Superbowl Sunday.

11. Garibaldi Lift Co. Bar & Grill

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4165 Springs Lane, Whistler
BC V0N 1B0, Canada
(604) 905-2220
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“GLC” is know as “the place to après,” in Whistler and no wonder, given its location above the Gondola Building. Prepare for the game by unbuckling your boots, sauntering to the patio, and gettin' rowdy with the party crowd.

1. Rimrocks Tavern

394 Mountain Rd, Stowe, VT 05672

The ruling sports bar in Stowe is offering a special on wings on Sunday and there are plenty of TVs and beer on tap. Plus, we dig the casual rustic decor, warm vibes, and off-menu specials.

394 Mountain Rd
Stowe, VT 05672

2. T-Bar

1521 Ski Hill Road, White River National Forest, Breckenridge, CO 80424

With a location at the base of Breckenridge's Peak 8 and rotating drink specials, what’s not to love? This is one of the best après ski spots in town, and it's also the closest to the slopes. Dump the skis and boards outside and head in for a rowdy time and plenty of TVs.

1521 Ski Hill Road, White River National Forest
Breckenridge, CO 80424

3. Red Lion

304 Bridge St, Vail, CO 81657

This Vail Village institution is just off the slopes, and features a loooong, winding bar in which to scope out the action (whichever type you may be seeking). Says a savvy bartender, arrive by 1:30pm on game day, or risk standing room-only.

304 Bridge St
Vail, CO 81657

4. The Square Grouper

304 E Hopkins Ave, Aspen, CO 81611

Located just a few minutes’ walk from the Gondola and featured in our X Games Where to Drink Guide, this ginormous basement sports bar/Cajun eatery will ensure your alcoholic and caloric needs are met while you scream at the flat screens. The best part? You won't have to sell your house to afford a few hours at the bar.

304 E Hopkins Ave
Aspen, CO 81611

5. Avalanche Bar & Grill

15 Emmons Road, Crested Butte, CO 81225

The Avalanche is a Crested Butte favorite and rowdy as hell, especially when football is on. Arrive early, bring your ear plugs, and indulge in the best sports bar on the mountain. Major plus: it's just steps from the ski hill.

15 Emmons Road
Crested Butte, CO 81225

6. Brown Dog Pizza

110 E Colorado Ave, Telluride, CO

Hands-down the most popular place in town to watch the game (any game), but at least this Sunday, you won’t have to content with T-ride’s rabid soccer fans. Also good if you need to eat something, as a slice of Brown Dog Pizza is the best slice in town.

110 E Colorado Ave
Telluride, CO

7. Collie's Sports Bar & Grill

738 Main Street, Park City, UT 84060

This Park City watering hole has plenty of TV’s, tasty wings, lots of beer, and nearby lift access via the Town Lift. They carry every major sports packages on dozens of HD TVs, so you can bet that the Super Bowl will be visible from every seat.

738 Main Street
Park City, UT 84060

8. Village Cafe

3345 Village Drive, Bridger Teton National Forest, Jackson, WY 83001

Now in its new home in the Inn at Jackson Hole, the VC may be a little more flash, but it’s still the hottest spot in town for Superbowl Sunday. It's also not far from the lifts or Jackson Hole's famed tram. During halftime, shoot some stick.

3345 Village Drive, Bridger Teton National Forest
Jackson, WY 83001

9. River Run Day Lodge

520 River Run Plaza, Ketchum, ID 83340

Not only does Sun Valley's River Run Lodge make an amazing Bloody Mary, but also the lodge will host a huge Superbowl Party this Sunday. Located at the base of the mountain, skiers can indulge in drink specials and a taco bar while watching the game on two 10-foot screens. Just don't miss the raffle!

520 River Run Plaza
Ketchum, ID 83340

10. Le Chamois & Loft Bar

1960 Squaw Valley Road, Olympic Valley, CA 96146

“The Chammy” is a 45-year-old A-frame drinking institution. Just don’t call it Le Chamois. Expect good times and a great crowd, this is a don't miss if you are in Squaw Valley for Superbowl Sunday.

1960 Squaw Valley Road
Olympic Valley, CA 96146

11. Garibaldi Lift Co. Bar & Grill

4165 Springs Lane, Whistler, BC V0N 1B0, Canada

“GLC” is know as “the place to après,” in Whistler and no wonder, given its location above the Gondola Building. Prepare for the game by unbuckling your boots, sauntering to the patio, and gettin' rowdy with the party crowd.

4165 Springs Lane, Whistler
BC V0N 1B0, Canada