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Leah Boucher

Originally from the icy trails of New Jersey, I moved West to pursue powder and a career in writing and editing. Now in Aspen, Colo. and working for Ski.com managing the website and blog content, I couldn't be happier. You'll find me skiing at Aspen Mountain or Aspen Highlands in the winter and mountain biking at Snowmass in the summer.

Alterra Mountain Co. to buy Solitude Resort

Alterra Mountain Co. will soon boast ownership of 13 year-round mountain destinations. On Wednesday, the company announced it will buy Solitude Mountain Resort in Utah, a popular Big Cottonwood resort...

Alterra Mountain Co. will soon boast ownership of 13 year-round mountain destinations. On Wednesday, the company announc...

Vail Resorts purchases Crested Butte & 3 other resorts for $149M

With the swipe of pen before July 31, 2018, Crested Butte, Okemo, Mount Sunapee and Stevens Pass will officially join the Vail Resorts' family of resorts and properties. Crested Butte, Okemo and Mount...

With the swipe of pen before July 31, 2018, Crested Butte, Okemo, Mount Sunapee and Stevens Pass will officially join th...

Airline Trail Aspen – Ski.com Adopts Popular Local Trail

As an Aspen-based company, whose employees regularly enjoy the benefits of having Airline and the Sky Mountain Park trail system a couple minutes' mountain bike peddle away, we decided to make it our ...

As an Aspen-based company, whose employees regularly enjoy the benefits of having Airline and the Sky Mountain Park trai...

When to Ski in Chile and Argentina

Typically, during average snowfall years, ski season in Chile and Argentina runs from mid-June to mid-October. Some years, ski touring or “skinning” is possible as late as November. However, if yo...

Typically, during average snowfall years, ski season in Chile and Argentina runs from mid-June to mid-October. Some year...

Ski and bike all in one day at these Alpine resorts

Spring in the North American mountains is all about multi-sport activities: ski in the morning, bike in the afternoon, maybe add in a river SUP or kayak, but in Europe the multi-sport fun never ends. ...

Spring in the North American mountains is all about multi-sport activities: ski in the morning, bike in the afternoon, m...

Best Resorts in Chile and Argentina

Didn’t get your fix of powder and fresh tracks this winter? You can still make it happen in 2018 down south this summer. While North American resorts are celebrating the end of the season across the...

Didn’t get your fix of powder and fresh tracks this winter? You can still make it happen in 2018 down south this summe...

Resorts with Deepest Bases of 2017-18

Whether you're a powderhound or corduroy aficionado, snow conditions can make or break your ski trip. Every ski season is different and some years are simply better than others in different parts of t...

Whether you're a powderhound or corduroy aficionado, snow conditions can make or break your ski trip. Every ski season i...

Why you should spend your 2017 tax refund on a ski trip

According to the IRS, the average tax refund for 2017 is $2,763*, which is a nice chunk of change to put towards an unforgettable ski trip in 2018-19 or even this summer in South America. We know you ...

According to the IRS, the average tax refund for 2017 is $2,763*, which is a nice chunk of change to put towards an unfo...

All About Skiing in April

What is skiing in April like? By April, many people’s attention has turned toward beach vacations, but not the die-hard skiers. Those in the know, know that there’s often plenty of snow in April ...

What is skiing in April like? By April, many people’s attention has turned toward beach vacations, but not the die-ha...

Skiing the Japanese Alps

The Japanese Alps—named because they feature glacier-carved slopes and summits over 10,000 feet like the European Alps—are located 130 miles west of Tokyo on the main island of Honshu. In fact, wi...

The Japanese Alps—named because they feature glacier-carved slopes and summits over 10,000 feet like the European Alps...

Where Is It Snowing?

Snow storms just blew across California, Wyoming, British Columbia, Colorado and Utah. Tahoe and Mammoth made out the best with 100" in the past 7 days and 6-10' in March.See a full list of resort...

Snow storms just blew across California, Wyoming, British Columbia, Colorado and Utah. Tahoe and Mammoth made out the be...

Where you can go summer glacier skiing in the Alps

Cool off and satiate your need to schuss at these top Alpine resorts for summer glacier skiing:Soelden's Rettenbach Glacier is open for summer skiing. | Photo: +ûtztal Tourismus Engelberg,...

Cool off and satiate your need to schuss at these top Alpine resorts for summer glacier skiing:Soelden's Rettenbach ...