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October snow in Colorado

Today, yet another October snow storm has graced Colorado Ski Country.  OpenSnow.com's Joel Gratz forecasted "10 to 15-plus inches in the eastern foothills, three to seven inches in the central and...

Today, yet another October snow storm has graced Colorado Ski Country.  OpenSnow.com's Joel Gratz forecasted "10 to 1...

5 days in Vail: a family ski vacation guide

Photo: Vail Ski ResortLargely known as one of the biggest ski resorts in the world, Vail is a true melting pot of experiences. Boasting 5,289 skiable acres, seven amazing back bowls and three wor...

Photo: Vail Ski ResortLargely known as one of the biggest ski resorts in the world, Vail is a true melting pot of e...

What’s new at ski resorts in 17-18?

There's no denying it. Fall is upon us in the High Country, which means ski season is close. Each winter ushers in a litany of exciting "new" things:  new snow, new terrain conquests, new memories an...

There's no denying it. Fall is upon us in the High Country, which means ski season is close. Each winter ushers in a lit...

5 days in Vail: a first-timer’s guide

Photo: Vail Resort Boasting 5,289 acres, seven Back Bowls and three world-class base villages, with incredible restaurants, shopping and nightlife, Vail is brimming with on- and off-mountain experien...

Photo: Vail Resort Boasting 5,289 acres, seven Back Bowls and three world-class base villages, with incredible restaura...

Best après-ski with a view

By Morgan Tilton Beyond the altitude, frigid temperatures, and an icy cocktail or brew, high mountain views are truly what take our breath away. Here are five of the best après-ski panoramas to beho...

By Morgan Tilton Beyond the altitude, frigid temperatures, and an icy cocktail or brew, high mountain views are truly w...

New uphilling policies at North American ski resorts

By Morgan Tilton More snow resorts are permitting pre-chairlift crowds to ski uphill—does that sound bizarre?Uphilling—also called "skinning"—is cross-country travel on skis or a splitboard...

By Morgan Tilton More snow resorts are permitting pre-chairlift crowds to ski uphill—does that sound bizarre?Uphi...

The most popular ski vacations of 2017

Like a snowflake, each ski season is unique. It snows more in some places than others, exchange rates make certain destinations cheaper for certain citizens, companies buy new resorts, a new multi-res...

Like a snowflake, each ski season is unique. It snows more in some places than others, exchange rates make certain desti...

Top 2017 spring events at North American ski resorts

Winter isn't over, yet, but our second-favorite season is just around the corner. Soon, it will be time to slather on the Zinka, break out the retro ski gear and celebrate spring!From your hometo...

Winter isn't over, yet, but our second-favorite season is just around the corner. Soon, it will be time to slather on th...

2013-2014 Ski Season Recap

It’s bittersweet to post this 2013-2014 ski season recap, but most of the northern hemisphere’s resorts have stopped turning their lifts and are preparing for summer adventures and festival season...

It’s bittersweet to post this 2013-2014 ski season recap, but most of the northern hemisphere’s resorts have stopped...

The scary side of Ski Country…

Before they were home to your favorite moguls run, tree skiing or back-bowl adventuring, many ski resorts were mining towns, rich in history—and the occasional ghost story.In the spirit of Hallo...

Before they were home to your favorite moguls run, tree skiing or back-bowl adventuring, many ski resorts were mining to...

Vail is your favorite “Epic for Iconic Terrain” resort

 Update: This sweepstakes is now over, but stay tuned for more great giveaways on our Facebook page!In our second week of #MonthOfEpic trip giveaways, Vail's Back Bowls garnered the m...

 Update: This sweepstakes is now over, but stay tuned for more great giveaways on our Facebook page!In ...

2013-2014 Epic Pass holders will have access to 5 Austrian resorts

This could be you next season: ski Vail and St. Anton (plus 13 more resorts in Europe and North America) with your 2013-2014 Epic Pass.Are you considering buying an Epic Pass next season? Here are...

This could be you next season: ski Vail and St. Anton (plus 13 more resorts in Europe and North America) with your 2013-...