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February 2017

Snow returns to Colorado

[gallery type="rectangular" ids="15445,15444,15443"]Colorado has been experiencing a bit of dry spell in February, on the heels of a very snowy December and January that put the state's snowpack ...

[gallery type="rectangular" ids="15445,15444,15443"]Colorado has been experiencing a bit of dry spell in February, ...

Which ski resort has the most snow?

The race is on! It's been a record-breaking snowfall year for many Western U.S. ski resorts, especially those located in California's Sierra Nevadas. In fact, it's been so deep at Lake Tahoe that sev...

The race is on! It's been a record-breaking snowfall year for many Western U.S. ski resorts, especially those located i...

2 days in Vancouver, B.C.: the ultimate Whistler tack-on trip

Photo: Tourism Vancouver / Albert Normandin Travel + Leisure rated Vancouver, British Columbia one of the "Best Cities in North America," and for good reason. It's an incredible melting pot of Asi...

Photo: Tourism Vancouver / Albert Normandin Travel + Leisure rated Vancouver, British Columbia one of the "Best Citie...

More snow just fell on an already buried Jackson Hole

In the aftermath of a furiously deep snow storm earlier in February, which dumped 100 inches in 12 days and closed down the resort for five days due to a power outage, Jackson Hole is still getting po...

In the aftermath of a furiously deep snow storm earlier in February, which dumped 100 inches in 12 days and closed down ...

Video: Skiing knows no age | 99-year-old Utah powderhound

As passionate skiers and snowboarders, we all hope to be like George Jedenoff some day. The 99-year-old really loves skiing and gets out on the slopes as much as he's able—no matter what the conditi...

As passionate skiers and snowboarders, we all hope to be like George Jedenoff some day. The 99-year-old really loves ski...

Mammoth Mountain will be open through July 4th

By now, you've probably heard that Mammoth Mountain is having a banner snowfall year! The snow just keeps piling up. The California ski resort just hit 40 feet of snow thanks to a weekend storm which ...

By now, you've probably heard that Mammoth Mountain is having a banner snowfall year! The snow just keeps piling up. The...

Top hot springs in Colorado ski country

By Morgan Tilton The only feeling that may rival the relief of peeling off ski boots at the end of a powder day is being able to slide your toes—feet, calves, quads, and shoulders—into a steaming...

By Morgan Tilton The only feeling that may rival the relief of peeling off ski boots at the end of a powder day is bein...

Kid’s guide to Breckenridge Resort

Photo: Jack Affleck/Vail Resorts What’s safe, what’s accessible, what’s fun? Welcome to Breckenridge, Colorado—a five-peak, three-base, ski resort spread out across the southern half of the ...

Comparing B.C.’s Okanagan resorts to top U.S. resorts

We're always looking to familiarize our clients with under-the-radar ski resorts, especially ones that offer both world-class on- and off-mountain experiences and incredible value. That's why we've be...

We're always looking to familiarize our clients with under-the-radar ski resorts, especially ones that offer both world-...

Top 2017 spring events at North American ski resorts

Winter isn't over, yet, but our second-favorite season is just around the corner. Soon, it will be time to slather on the Zinka, break out the retro ski gear and celebrate spring!From your hometo...

Winter isn't over, yet, but our second-favorite season is just around the corner. Soon, it will be time to slather on th...

Jackson Hole reports snowiest Feb. on record

Prior to the start of February 2017, Jackson Hole was already having a banner powder year. At the end of January, they were approaching the 350-inch mark, which had already placed them at the top of t...

Prior to the start of February 2017, Jackson Hole was already having a banner powder year. At the end of January, they w...

Featured itinerary: a 6-day guided Powder Highway tour

Photo: Revelstoke Mountain Resort Along the Powder Highway's 700-mile span, powderhounds have a bounty of famously snow-blessed resorts to explore. With so many options and ways to travel along this ...

Photo: Revelstoke Mountain Resort Along the Powder Highway's 700-mile span, powderhounds have a bounty of famously snow...