Monthly Archives

February 2015

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...

Gallery: the best of Breckenridge

Boasting 1.6 million skier and snowboard visits last season, Breckenridge is one of North America's most popular ski resorts for several good reasons. Breckenridge delivers a variety of high-level e...

Boasting 1.6 million skier and snowboard visits last season, Breckenridge is one of North America's most popular ski r...

Telluride superlatives | two sunny days in the San Juans

Most of us skiers and snowboarders have a favorite ski resort that ticks all the boxes. Whether it’s top-ten destination or just our hometown hill, we use these favorite ski resorts to compare all...

Most of us skiers and snowboarders have a favorite ski resort that ticks all the boxes. Whether it’s top-ten destinat...

Follow The Wonder Routes at Whistler Blackcomb

Whistler Blackcomb—the largest ski resort in North America—offers endless terrain for skiers and snowboarders. With all that wonderful space to play comes a unique challenge: planning your ski day...

Whistler Blackcomb—the largest ski resort in North America—offers endless terrain for skiers and snowboarders. With ...

Trip report: a ski in ski out family affair at Beaver Creek

Ever since my grandparents learned to ski at Alta in 1939—the year the resort’s first chairlift was installed—skiing has been passed down from generation to generation in my family and, like man...

Ever since my grandparents learned to ski at Alta in 1939—the year the resort’s first chairlift was installed—skii...

Perfect storm on Powder Highway: new snow, cheap gas + strong U.S. $

For U.S. residents, the time is nigh to make that trip to interior British Columbia's snow-magnet region, the Powder Highway. It seems the perfect combination of a lot of new snow, a beneficial exchan...

For U.S. residents, the time is nigh to make that trip to interior British Columbia's snow-magnet region, the Powder Hig...

Jackson Hole celebrates 50 years with 5 incredible videos

Jackson Hole Mountain Resort celebrates its 50th anniversary this ski season, and they're looking back on five decades of wild, untamed adventure in the Tetons with a five-part video series. Scroll...

Jackson Hole Mountain Resort celebrates its 50th anniversary this ski season, and they're looking back on five decades...

5 days in Breckenridge: A spring break guide

If you are sick of shoveling snow and putting up with bitter cold temps and gray skies, it’s time you booked a ski trip to Breckenridge, Colorado, the spring break capitol of Ski Country. Duri...

If you are sick of shoveling snow and putting up with bitter cold temps and gray skies, it’s time you booked a s...

Where’s the best snow? Chase the storms to these ski resorts

What’s your motivation to book a ski vacation? For some Ski.com clients, their impetus is a big storm. Now that we’re just past the halfway point for this ski season, here’s your guide to the ...

Jackson Hole passes 265 inches of snowfall for the season

Where's the best skiing right now? Of course the answer is subjective. Some may claim the Northeast has the best skiing right now after several storms dropped a few feet on East Coast ski resorts. We...

Where's the best skiing right now? Of course the answer is subjective. Some may claim the Northeast has the best skiing...

Common winter ailments and their Breckenridge cures

It might be frigid, damp and gray back home, but Colorado receives about 300 days of sunshine annually, so the chances are good that you will have glorious weather while skiing or snowboarding at Brec...

It might be frigid, damp and gray back home, but Colorado receives about 300 days of sunshine annually, so the chances a...

2/3/15: Where did it snow on the East Coast?

Today, Northeastern ski resorts are reaping the benefits of back-to-back storm systems that barreled up the Eastern seaboard over the last week. To the delight of Eastern powder skiers and snowboarder...

Today, Northeastern ski resorts are reaping the benefits of back-to-back storm systems that barreled up the Eastern seab...