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April 2015

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...

Tuckerman Ravine, a recreational history

"Skiing down Tuckerman Ravine once is a fine experience," deadpans Warren Miller, in his 1984 movie Ski Country, as a skier plummets perilously. "Skiing it twice is a dumb experience."Miller was r...

"Skiing down Tuckerman Ravine once is a fine experience," deadpans Warren Miller, in his 1984 movie Ski Country, as a sk...

Trip report: Breckenridge sweepstakes winner

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

A guide to Santiago, a colorful Chile ski-trip stopover

Whether you’re skiing at Valle Nevado or Portillo this summer, you’re going to be traveling through Chile’s bustling, colorful capital: Santiago. An interesting city that dates back to 154...

Whether you’re skiing at Valle Nevado or Portillo this summer, you’re going to be traveling through Chile’s ...

Video: Closing Day fun in Jackson Hole | The Worker Wiggle

From the looks of the video below, the annual "Worker Wiggle" course at Jackson Hole enjoyed prime conditions over last weekend's closing festivities. What's this "Worker Wiggle" course, you ask?I...

From the looks of the video below, the annual "Worker Wiggle" course at Jackson Hole enjoyed prime conditions over last ...

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...

Video: Skiing in color with overall World Cup champ Marcel Hirscher

Four-peat overall World Cup alpine champ, Marcel Hirscher, of Austria, took a day off recently and had some fun with his slalom race skis and a spectrum of colors. The combination is mesmerizing; as H...

Four-peat overall World Cup alpine champ, Marcel Hirscher, of Austria, took a day off recently and had some fun with his...

How to harness 80s style on the slopes this spring

Thanks to neon colorways, 200-plus-centimeter straight skis, flowing hair, ski babes, Zinka and single-frame sunglasses, the '80s are fondly remembered as a really cool time to be a skier. That's prob...

Thanks to neon colorways, 200-plus-centimeter straight skis, flowing hair, ski babes, Zinka and single-frame sunglasses,...