Steamboat springs hosts a Cowboy Downhill race every winter. The Downhill has become the most popular event of the season with over 100 of the best professional rodeo cowboys competing in the most unique ski rodeo in the country. Sponsored by Bud Light, the Cowboy Downhill is always scheduled to coincide with the National Western Stock Show in Denver
Wachusett Mountain in Princeton Ma. This is where I learned to downhill ski. Ski lessons were what we had to fulfill the gym requirement in the winter. A bus picked us up at school every Friday afternoon at 1 p.m. and took us to the mountain for the rest of the day.