Beaver Creek Ski Resort, Eagle County, Colorado, USA
Beaver Creek Ski Resort is home to the 2010 Audi Birds of Prey World Cup. The new Beaver Creek Extreme ski area is very challenging with steeps, deeps, cliffs and intense vertical drop. Beaver Creek definitely has terrain that will challenge even the most expert skier.
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Hutterer Hoss, Hinterstoden, Austria
The Ski Area Hutterer Hoss has the only world cup runs in the upper region of Austria. The Hannes Trinkl world cup track was named after the famous downhill champion. This track will challenge even the most experienced skier.
Lugnet Stadium, Falon, Sweden
Lugnet is host to the 2010 Master’s World Cup. With some of the best and most challenging trails, Lugnet proves to thrill all levels of skiers, especially those with expert level skills.
Courmayeur Ski Resort, Val d’Aosta, Italy
The Courmayeur Ski Resort has some off trail World Cup ski areas. The expert trails are not terribly challenging however the terrain off trail can prove difficult and invigorating.
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Kitzbuhel Alps, Kitzbuhel, Austria
Kitzbuhel is a popular and world cup ski area. The expert trails are thrilling but the off trail skiing is spectacular and certainly not for the faint of heart.