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March 2014

Longest lift-served vertical descents at North American ski resorts

1. Revelstoke, B.C. Boasting an incredible 5,620 feet of continuous lift-served vertical in North America, Revelstoke takes the cake for longest vertical descent. This British Columbia ski resort is ...

1. Revelstoke, B.C. Boasting an incredible 5,620 feet of continuous lift-served vertical in North America, Revelstoke t...

Why we love snowboarders

We're here to set the record straight once and for all. Our name may indicate that we cater to skiers, but that's simply not the case. We have plenty of Mountain Travel Experts and staffers who are sn...

We're here to set the record straight once and for all. Our name may indicate that we cater to skiers, but that's simply...

Specialist Speak: Why you should vacation at Crested Butte

By Laurel Ann Nelson Mountain Travel ExpertFrom the first time I visited Crested Butte I fell in love and wanted to move there!  I didn’t realize that true ski towns like this still existed! ...

By Laurel Ann Nelson Mountain Travel ExpertFrom the first time I visited Crested Butte I fell in love and wanted to...

Announcing our Caption Crested Butte grand prize winner

First off, we'd like to thank so many of you for captioning Crested Butte and entering to win a ski trip to “Colorado’s last great ski town.” Jamie M. of Oklahoma was drawn as the winner of a f...

First off, we'd like to thank so many of you for captioning Crested Butte and entering to win a ski trip to “Colorado...

Ski Resorts Extend 2013/14 Ski Season

It's hard for anyone to deny that the 2013/14 ski season has been exceptional. We started with a tirade of big, early season storms and then it never really stopped. Here in the Colorado Rockies, we'...

It's hard for anyone to deny that the 2013/14 ski season has been exceptional. We started with a tirade of big, early se...

Caption Crested Butte Daily Winners

We road-tripped to Crested Butte earlier this ski season and saw firsthand how they earned their reputation as "Colorado's last great ski town." With its off-the-beaten-path location, colorful din...

We road-tripped to Crested Butte earlier this ski season and saw firsthand how they earned their reputation as "Colo...

Top Ski Resort Hot Tubs and Pools

There's nothing like slipping into the warm, comforting waters of a hot tub or heated pool after an active, full day on the slopes. Whether you enjoy soaking while snowflakes cool your face and put on...

There's nothing like slipping into the warm, comforting waters of a hot tub or heated pool after an active, full day on ...

A Jackson Hole Reunion with 400 Inches of Snow

Jackson Hole, Wyo. has always held a special place in my heart. It first started when my family vacationed there when I was about 14, continued with annual guys' trips during my 20s and eventually led...

Jackson Hole, Wyo. has always held a special place in my heart. It first started when my family vacationed there when I ...

Aspen/Snowmass to transform halfpipe into Red Bull Double Pipe

This just in: Aspen/Snowmass along with Snow Park Technologies and Red Bull announced plans to deconstruct Buttermilk's award-winning X Games Superpipe and transform it into side-by-side halfpipes, co...

This just in: Aspen/Snowmass along with Snow Park Technologies and Red Bull announced plans to deconstruct Buttermilk's ...