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May 2017

Valle Nevado is opening early

The Chilean ski resort of Valle Nevado recently announced they'll be opening one month early due to "abundant pre-season snow." Over the past two weeks, the Andes received several bountiful snow storm...

The Chilean ski resort of Valle Nevado recently announced they'll be opening one month early due to "abundant pre-season...

Aspen Mountain will open for Memorial Day Weekend

Thanks to ample spring storms that dropped 18 inches in the past week, Aspen Skiing Company just announced it will open Aspen Mountain for skiing and riding Memorial Day weekend, May 27–29. This wee...

Thanks to ample spring storms that dropped 18 inches in the past week, Aspen Skiing Company just announced it will open ...

Top spas in Ski Country

By Morgan Tilton When we choose an incredible mountain location for a winter vacation—like the Tetons, Wasatch Range or Colorado's Rocky Mountains—it can be hard to slow down and relax when the t...

By Morgan Tilton When we choose an incredible mountain location for a winter vacation—like the Tetons, Wasatch Range ...

Hot springs in the Andes Mountains

Written By Morgan Tilton Soaking in natural hot springs has been a cultural practice for humans around the world for centuries, and for some, thousands of years. The oldest sites discovered are thoug...

Written By Morgan Tilton Soaking in natural hot springs has been a cultural practice for humans around the world for ce...

Hot Springs in the Alps and Dolomites

By Morgan Tilton Exhausted ski quads are best celebrated with an afternoon soak and spa treatment, preferably in some hot springs with a mountain view. Here are a handful of the best therapeutic mine...

By Morgan Tilton Exhausted ski quads are best celebrated with an afternoon soak and spa treatment, preferably in some h...

Best après-ski with a view

By Morgan Tilton Beyond the altitude, frigid temperatures, and an icy cocktail or brew, high mountain views are truly what take our breath away. Here are five of the best après-ski panoramas to beho...

By Morgan Tilton Beyond the altitude, frigid temperatures, and an icy cocktail or brew, high mountain views are truly w...

New uphilling policies at North American ski resorts

By Morgan Tilton More snow resorts are permitting pre-chairlift crowds to ski uphill—does that sound bizarre?Uphilling—also called "skinning"—is cross-country travel on skis or a splitboard...

By Morgan Tilton More snow resorts are permitting pre-chairlift crowds to ski uphill—does that sound bizarre?Uphi...

7 awesome hot springs in Ski Country

By Morgan Tilton The only thing better than a powder day is waking up with fresh ski legs for round two. From British Columbia and Alberta to the Wild West, here are some soaking pools that make the ...

By Morgan Tilton The only thing better than a powder day is waking up with fresh ski legs for round two. From British C...