There has never been so much good beer. It feels like every town across America now has a local brewery, if not 12. This variety makes it impossible to decide on the best beer, so instead, what we’ve done is round-up the best ski-related beer. Beers that actually have a ski theme or beers that come from well-known ski towns. We picked six, but we’re sure we missed some, so use the comments section to tell us about your favorite ski beers and we’ll make sure we sample those too.

(PHOTOS: Jakob Schiller, and courtesy of 10 Barrel and The Alchemist Brewery)