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October 2015

Alps forecasted to have a snowy 2015-16 ski season

Last week, AccuWeather released their winter forecast for Europe, and it's looking like it could be a great season to make a trip over the pond and ski the Alps. Plus, U.S. travelers can take advantag...

Last week, AccuWeather released their winter forecast for Europe, and it's looking like it could be a great season to ma...

Our 50 favorite Jackson Hole moments

In celebration of Jackson Hole's 50th anniversary season, we have been querying people about their favorite Jackson Hole moments (past and future) and posting the top 50. Those who have submitt...

In celebration of Jackson Hole's 50th anniversary season, we have been querying people about their favorite Jacks...

Video: A funny history of how the first U.S. ski lift came to be

Vermont  has a lot to be proud of, including awesome cheese, good coffee and of course, Ben & Jerry's ice cream, but the Green Mountain state also boasts the first lift in the United States. Prio...

Vermont  has a lot to be proud of, including awesome cheese, good coffee and of course, Ben & Jerry's ice cream, bu...

Colorado resorts approach 2015-16 opening dates with new snow

All across Ski Country, winter is rushing in. Earlier this week, Killington and Sunday River opened their slopes for the season, and now Colorado resorts are covered in a deep blanket of snow. From We...

All across Ski Country, winter is rushing in. Earlier this week, Killington and Sunday River opened their slopes for the...

Best of: Jackson Hole’s groomers

Jackson Hole has a reputation as the last ski stronghold for those who dare to let it ride. What many don’t know, however, is that it is also a haven for intermediates and groomer lovers. This...

Jackson Hole has a reputation as the last ski stronghold for those who dare to let it ride. What many don’t know...

2015-16 opening dates at top New England ski resorts

Ski season is already underway in the Northeast. Thanks to favorable snow-making conditions, Vermont's Killington opened yesterday, October 18 and Maine's Sunday River opened today, October 19. The ...

Ski season is already underway in the Northeast. Thanks to favorable snow-making conditions, Vermont's Killington opene...

5 ski vacation problems solved by Ski.com

Why book your ski vacation with Ski.com when there are countless options online? We pride ourselves on solving ski vacation problems and making your overall trip-planning process part of the fun. Read...

Why book your ski vacation with Ski.com when there are countless options online? We pride ourselves on solving ski vacat...

El Nino 2015-16 update: we’re still on track for a big one

To the delight of many skiers and snowboarders, the chance of a strong El Niño for North America continues to increase, according to scientists and forecasters. Today's ENSO update on National Oce...

To the delight of many skiers and snowboarders, the chance of a strong El Niño for North America continues to increase,...

5 days in Jackson Hole: A first-timer’s guide

Whether you’re a hardcore skier or just getting into the sport, Jackson Hole is a name you probably know and it's most likely on your short list. This resort is recognized as one of the birthp...

Whether you’re a hardcore skier or just getting into the sport, Jackson Hole is a name you probably know and it'...

Jackson Hole Tram Announcement

Jackson Hole's famed 100-person tram, aka "Big Red," is so much more than an engineering masterpiece. It's a conduit to access 4,139 vertical feet of iconic inbounds terrain and thousands of additiona...

Jackson Hole's famed 100-person tram, aka "Big Red," is so much more than an engineering masterpiece. It's a conduit to ...

What’s your worst vacation rental fear?

Vacation rentals are high in the consideration set of most travelers these days with many companies offering direct access to owner-managed condos, townhomes, houses and even bedrooms. At Ski.com, ...

Vacation rentals are high in the consideration set of most travelers these days with many companies offering direct acce...