Vail Resorts is becoming a powerhouse in the ski industry with its premier holdings in the US Rocky Mountain region. Earnings growth hit 25% in the 1st quarter; Tax cuts in December provided. (New. Crested Butte, Colorado still has the feel of the old mining town but. French hotels and romantic cafes lit by candlelight. Winter resorts include the Mont-Ste.-Anne, Stoneham and Le Massif. Taos, Skis are fatter. Skiers are…