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March 2016

How to ski crud

Crud, tracked powder, mank, ungroomed, wind-affected, coral, crust...the list goes on. While these snow condition descriptors range in texture, temperature and snow depth, they can all be grouped into...

Crud, tracked powder, mank, ungroomed, wind-affected, coral, crust...the list goes on. While these snow condition descri...

The best resorts for winter fat bikes

Fat biking, a discipline of mountain biking suited for snow-packed trails, has taken ski towns across North America by grip. Utilizing tires as wide as four to five inches, fat bikes make it easier—...

Fat biking, a discipline of mountain biking suited for snow-packed trails, has taken ski towns across North America by g...

Barrage of snow storms taking aim at Western U.S. + B.C.

If you've been holding out for a last-minute powder vacation, now is the time to start planning that trip. After nearly a month of warm, dry conditions*, Ski Country is welcoming a low pressure system...

If you've been holding out for a last-minute powder vacation, now is the time to start planning that trip. After nearly ...

Photo Gallery: Ski Country from Space

NASA’s Scott Kelly returned to Earth today after 340 days in space, the longest voyage by a U.S. astronaut. While aboard the International Space Station, Kelly captured—and tweeted—intriguing im...

NASA’s Scott Kelly returned to Earth today after 340 days in space, the longest voyage by a U.S. astronaut. While aboa...

The best ski towns for dining in North America

For many travelers, enjoying good food in a new place is a hallmark of vacationing. Skiers and snowboarders who appreciate high-quality nosh don’t have to sacrifice their love of the mountains to th...

For many travelers, enjoying good food in a new place is a hallmark of vacationing. Skiers and snowboarders who apprecia...

Who will fest the best at Breck Spring Fever 2016?

It’s no secret that Breckenridge offers spring skiers great late-season conditions and an abundance of soul-warming, smile-producing Colorado sunshine. It’s definitely a top destination if great ...

It’s no secret that Breckenridge offers spring skiers great late-season conditions and an abundance of soul-warming, ...