It's a festive Christmas at Grand Targhee. (Grand Targhee)

If celebrating a white Christmas is on your wish list this year, planning to spend the day with loved ones on the slopes is just what Santa ordered. Finish the day with a festive meal where everyone can relax and enjoy each other’s company and you’ve got a family tradition in the making. Follow up an uncrowded day skiing and riding with a feast at one of these mountain resorts.

Wyoming’s Grand Targhee has the snow right now, making it a great bet for a white Christmas. Celebrate the holiday season at Branding Iron Grill with a special four-course Christmas dinner menu.

Big White's twinkling lights and snowy slopes. (Big White)

Celebrate in British Columbia at Big White’s snow covered winter wonderland filled with the sights, sounds and smells of the holidays. A festive prefix Christmas dinner will be served the evening of December 25 and a Christmas day brunch at Kettle Valley Steakhouse. Or order ahead and enjoy a traditional Christmas dinner delivered right to your chalet or condo.

Wake up Christmas morning to the White Mountains at Bretton Woods. (Omni Mount Washington Resort)

Head to the White Mountains of New Hampshire’s Bretton Woods for a beautiful Christmas Day on the slopes before settling down to the luxurious Omni Mount Washington Hotel Christmas day buffet. A feast fit for any man, lady or child, this smorgasbord will surely leave you full all day.

Family time at Seven Springs. (Seven Springs)

Gather the family together and celebrate Christmas at Pennsylvania’s Seven Springs Mountain Resort, where you can enjoy a traditional holiday dinner created by the culinary team in the Slopeside restaurant. From traditional dishes to please everyone’s tastes, to carving stations and tempting desserts of every type and style, create a new memory this Christmas at Seven Springs.

Playing in the snow at Purgatory. (Purgatory/Facebook)

Enjoy a family-friendly Colorado Christmas dinner slopeside at Purgatory’s Purgy’s after a great day on the slopes. They will have several special holiday items added to Purgy’s menu for the night.