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The 10 Coziest Mountain Lodges in the U.S.

Travelicious Logo By Rebecca Strong of Travelicious | Slide 1 of 11: Picture this: You wake up to the sight of rugged peaks outside your window and the fresh scent of mountain air, with picture-perfect waterfalls and endless hiking trails right within steps of your door. If that sounds like heaven, you're in desperate need of a mountain getaway—and luckily, you don't even have to leave the country to stay at one of these alpine escapes.From the vibrant and distinctive Blue Ridge Mountains to the expansive Rockies and the river-studded Adirondacks, the U.S. is home to some of the most stunning mountain ranges in the world. The only question is: where to stay?Standout properties fuse outdoor recreation with luxury amenities. More importantly, they offer that sought-after vibe that's ideal for sipping hot cocoa by a fireplace after a long day of exploring. With that in mind, here are some rustic retreats that are perfect for a high-altitude vacation any time of year.READ THIS NEXT: 10 Small Towns in the U.S. That Feel Like the Wild West.Read the original article on Best Life.

The 10 Coziest Mountain Lodges in the U.S.

Picture this: You wake up to the sight of rugged peaks outside your window and the fresh scent of mountain air, with picture-perfect waterfalls and endless hiking trails right within steps of your door. If that sounds like heaven, you're in desperate need of a mountain getaway—and luckily, you don't even have to leave the country to stay at one of these alpine escapes.

From the vibrant and distinctive Blue Ridge Mountains to the expansive Rockies and the river-studded Adirondacks, the U.S. is home to some of the most stunning mountain ranges in the world. The only question is: where to stay?

Standout properties fuse outdoor recreation with luxury amenities. More importantly, they offer that sought-after vibe that's ideal for sipping hot cocoa by a fireplace after a long day of exploring. With that in mind, here are some rustic retreats that are perfect for a high-altitude vacation any time of year.

READ THIS NEXT: 10 Small Towns in the U.S. That Feel Like the Wild West.

Read the original article on Best Life.

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