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One plank or two? New RiverSkis raise age-old debate.

The age-old debate about one plank or two has separated skiers and snowboarders for decades. On snow, skiers came first, but board riders have led the innovation curve for many activities including su...

The age-old debate about one plank or two has separated skiers and snowboarders for decades. On snow, skiers came first,...

South America’s ski season starts with great conditions

South America's ski season started earlier this month when Valle Nevado opened two weeks ahead of schedule on June 10. This early opening was made possible by a few storms, most notably a system that...

South America's ski season started earlier this month when Valle Nevado opened two weeks ahead of schedule on June 10. T...

Canadian Dollar drops to 12-year low

What does the price of oil and demand in China have to do with skiing? If you're a powder hound, it means your Canadian ski vacation just a got more affordable! The Canadian Dollar dropped to a 12-yea...

What does the price of oil and demand in China have to do with skiing? If you're a powder hound, it means your Canadian ...

Big storm delivers white Christmas to ski resorts across the West

If you're headed to a ski resort in the West over the holidays, you're in for some great skiing. Storms have fortified snowpacks and continue to drop new snow at ski resorts in the Western U.S. Many C...

If you're headed to a ski resort in the West over the holidays, you're in for some great skiing. Storms have fortified s...

Dream of a white winter on Black Friday

Instead of bargain hunting at the big box stores on Black Friday, we hope you reflect on your most rewarding purchases, which probably didn’t come in a shiny package. In our minds, a well-planned fa...

Instead of bargain hunting at the big box stores on Black Friday, we hope you reflect on your most rewarding purchases, ...

Ski resorts announce early opening days

With back-to-back storms streaming across North America, we've seen a flurry of early-opening announcements. The latest U.S. ski resort to announce an early opening day is our backyard ski area, Aspen...

With back-to-back storms streaming across North America, we've seen a flurry of early-opening announcements. The latest ...

Videos: 3 resorts open for the season

Over the weekend, three of our favorite ski resorts cranked up their chairlifts and opened their runs for skiers and snowboarders! Keystone opened for the season on Nov. 6 with an 18-inch base at mid...

Over the weekend, three of our favorite ski resorts cranked up their chairlifts and opened their runs for skiers and sno...

Winter’s first big storm hits ski resorts across West

While you turned back your clocks last weekend, winter's first big storm started to move across the West, bringing snow to Canada, California, Wyoming, Montana and Colorado.  Scroll down to see sto...

While you turned back your clocks last weekend, winter's first big storm started to move across the West, bringing sno...

Our 50 favorite Jackson Hole moments

In celebration of Jackson Hole's 50th anniversary season, we have been querying people about their favorite Jackson Hole moments (past and future) and posting the top 50. Those who have submitt...

In celebration of Jackson Hole's 50th anniversary season, we have been querying people about their favorite Jacks...

5 ski vacation problems solved by Ski.com

Why book your ski vacation with Ski.com when there are countless options online? We pride ourselves on solving ski vacation problems and making your overall trip-planning process part of the fun. Read...

Why book your ski vacation with Ski.com when there are countless options online? We pride ourselves on solving ski vacat...

What’s your worst vacation rental fear?

Vacation rentals are high in the consideration set of most travelers these days with many companies offering direct access to owner-managed condos, townhomes, houses and even bedrooms.At Ski.com, ...

Vacation rentals are high in the consideration set of most travelers these days with many companies offering direct acce...

September snow at 5 ski resorts in the Western U.S.

Last week we saw the first flakes fall in Canada, and this week, ski resorts in the Western U.S. received their first snowfall of the season.Squaw Valley documented flurries starting to stick on ...

Last week we saw the first flakes fall in Canada, and this week, ski resorts in the Western U.S. received their first s...