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29 pieces of Telluride trivia

In August, we presented 29 days of Telluride trivia, and if you follow us on social media, you've probably learned some interesting tidbits about this town's storied history and incredible ski mountai...

In August, we presented 29 days of Telluride trivia, and if you follow us on social media, you've probably learned some ...

A guide to the Park City Canyons connection

Two of Utah's most iconic ski resorts—Park City and Canyons—were linked at the start of the 2015-16 ski season by an interconnect gondola, and the ski area is now the largest in the United States ...

Two of Utah's most iconic ski resorts—Park City and Canyons—were linked at the start of the 2015-16 ski season by an...

Snow report: where did it snow in South America?

Snow forecasting websites as well as skiers and snowboarders were buzzing late last week as weather models pointed toward a massive storm heading to Chile and Argentina. The predictions were colos...

Snow forecasting websites as well as skiers and snowboarders were buzzing late last week as weather models pointed to...

Ski resorts are prime wildlife viewing destinations

One of the best parts of a summer mountain vacation is the wildlife viewing opportunities. Most ski resorts are located on or bordering national parks or Forest Service land, making them prime destina...

One of the best parts of a summer mountain vacation is the wildlife viewing opportunities. Most ski resorts are located ...

Three adventures to add to your Portillo ski trip

In addition to world-class skiing among spectacular Andean peaks, a Portillo ski vacation also provides opportunities for tack-on trips to unique regions. From Santiago's Airport, which is just two ho...

In addition to world-class skiing among spectacular Andean peaks, a Portillo ski vacation also provides opportunities fo...

What does it mean to be a “ski mom?”

In celebration of Mother’s Day, we’d like to recognize all the "ski moms" who have schlepped gear, wiped noses, brewed hot cocoa and passed on their love of skiing (or snowboarding) to the next g...

In celebration of Mother’s Day, we’d like to recognize all the "ski moms" who have schlepped gear, wiped noses, brew...

Video: Mike Douglas breaks down the Whistler 2014-15 ski season

Mike Douglas​ has lived in Whistler for 25 years because his own experience has proven that "this is one of the snowiest and bestest places to live, period." The godfather of freeskiing recaps th...

Mike Douglas​ has lived in Whistler for 25 years because his own experience has proven that "this is one of the sno...

Trip report: Breckenridge sweepstakes winner

Editorial note: This blog post is part of a series showcasing our sweepstakes winners’ experiences on their grand priz...

Trip Report: “Resolve to Ski Crested Butte” sweepstakes winner

Editorial note: This blog post is part of a series showcasing our sweepstakes winners’ experiences on their grand prize ski trips. If you’re wondering if real skiers win our trip giveaways, here's...

Editorial note: This blog post is part of a series showcasing our sweepstakes winners’ experiences on their grand priz...

Comparing Chile’s iconic ski resorts: Valle Nevado vs. Portillo

To a North America skier, a Chilean ski vacation is otherworldly. Ski resorts are set high in the Andes, above treeline and surrounded by dramatic ridge lines where condors hover and sunsets splash vi...

To a North America skier, a Chilean ski vacation is otherworldly. Ski resorts are set high in the Andes, above treeline ...

Video: Banff and Lake Louise’s #ProjectSnow

Banff and Lake Louise is one of the most picturesque ski destinations in the world, and the resort's most recent artistic endeavor, dubbed #ProjectSnow, celebrated the beauty and grand scale of its ...

Banff and Lake Louise is one of the most picturesque ski destinations in the world, and the resort's most recent artis...

Video: Corbet’s Couloir, a day on the edge

Here's a treat for your Wednesday: Jackson Hole Mountain Resort just posted a hilarious video documenting some first-timers dropping into Corbet's Couloir. Complete with witty commentary a la "Wipeout...

Here's a treat for your Wednesday: Jackson Hole Mountain Resort just posted a hilarious video documenting some first-tim...