With winter rearing it's head, it's time to start planning trips to go skiing or snowboarding at some of the best mountains in the state but there is one resort you should definitely have on your list this year.

Ski Magazine released a report of the Top 20 Resorts in North American and #3 was Whitefish Mountain Resort(formerly known as Big Mountain).

The beautiful landscape of the mountain or the amazing amenities from Whitefish or the friendliness of the employees, Whitefish Mountain Resort doesn't feel like a big resort mountain.

Also, if you go you need to go to The Beirstube on the mountain, a perfect warm bar that serves delicious food and tasty brews when your day of carving powder is done with .

For more details, check out Ski Magazine's full report.