The 2014 -2015 winter ski season is just around the corner. By the end of the month a hand full of ski resorts will be spinning lifts and serving up ski runs. Some ski resort in Colorado and Maine have already started blowing snow! We have taken a look at all published opening dates  and compiled this list of the 12 American ski resorts that are most likely to open first for the the 2014 -2015 winter ski season.

12 American Ski Resorts That Will Most Likely Open First for 2014

Arapahoe Basin, CO: Mid October

Loveland, CO: Mid October

Sunday River, ME: October 26

Copper Mountain, CO: October 31

Keystone, CO: October 31

Boreal, CA: Late October

Killington, VT: November 5

Wolf Creek, CO: November 7

Breckenridge, CO: November 7

Mt. Baker, WA: November 8

Mammoth, CA: November 13

Stevens Pass, WA: November 14