1: 1. Discover 12 budget-friendly ski resorts in the US for a winter getaway.

2: 2. Buck Hill in Minnesota offers affordable lift tickets and lessons for all levels.

3: 3. Magic Mountain in Vermont is known for its uncrowded slopes and affordable prices.

4: 4. Bolton Valley in Vermont features diverse terrain and reasonable prices for skiing.

5: 5. White Pine in Wyoming offers affordable trail passes and a relaxed atmosphere.

6: 6. Eagle Point in Utah provides budget-friendly lift tickets and stunning mountain views.

7: 7. Mt. Abram in Maine is a family-friendly resort with affordable skiing options.

8: 8. Diamond Peak in Nevada is a hidden gem with affordable prices and beautiful views.

9: 9. Bear Valley in California offers affordable skiing options and a laid-back vibe for winter adventurers.