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Leah Boucher

Originally from the icy trails of New Jersey, I moved West to pursue powder and a career in writing and editing. Now in Aspen, Colo. and working for Ski.com managing the website and blog content, I couldn't be happier. You'll find me skiing at Aspen Mountain or Aspen Highlands in the winter and mountain biking at Snowmass in the summer.

Jackson Lebsack Announced as Ski.com’s Epic Dream Job Hire

Passion and Enthusiasm Inspires More Than 1,100 Submissions for the On-Mountain Job of a Lifetime, Prompts New Twists to the Project With more than 1,100 video applications received over a six-week p...

Passion and Enthusiasm Inspires More Than 1,100 Submissions for the On-Mountain Job of a Lifetime, Prompts New Twists to...

5 days in Big Sky: a first-timer’s guide

Slightly off the beaten path, Big Sky Resort offers skiers and snowboarders a massive amount of terrain to explore. With the acquisition of Moonlight Basin, the resort boasts 5,750 skiable acres w...

Slightly off the beaten path, Big Sky Resort offers skiers and snowboarders a massive amount of terrain to explore. ...

Deadline to Apply to Ski.com’s Epic Dream Job: Oct. 15

Whoa! That went by quick. We’re just days away from the October 15 application deadline for Ski.com’s Epic Dream Job. We’ve received hundreds of creative, funny and inspiring video applications ...

Whoa! That went by quick. We’re just days away from the October 15 application deadline for Ski.com’s Epic Dream Job...

5 ski resorts with reliable early season snow

If you can’t wait for North America’s ski season to start, you’ll want to read about this! Not all snowy regions are created equal. Some ski resorts open earlier and have better early season con...

If you can’t wait for North America’s ski season to start, you’ll want to read about this! Not all snowy regions a...

5 days in Aspen Snowmass: a first-timer’s guide

Few ski destinations deliver extraordinary experiences for every stripe of skier and snowboarder, but Aspen Snowmass, a single resort with four ski areas accessible via one lift ticket, does jus...

Few ski destinations deliver extraordinary experiences for every stripe of skier and snowboarder, but Aspen Snowma...

What’s New at Ski Resorts in 18-19?

There’s no denying it. Fall is upon us in the High Country, which means ski season is close. Each winter ushers in a litany of exciting “new” things:  new snow, new terrain conquests, new memor...

There’s no denying it. Fall is upon us in the High Country, which means ski season is close. Each winter ushers in a l...

Dream Job Alert: Get Paid $10K to Ski the World

Update 10/30/18: Jackson Lebsack, of Montana, announced as Ski.com's Epic Dream Job hire. Read more → In partnership with the Epic Pass, Ski.com is looking for the ideal candidate to experience mor...

Update 10/30/18: Jackson Lebsack, of Montana, announced as Ski.com's Epic Dream Job hire. Read more → In partnership ...

Ikon Pass announces unlimited access to Solitude & Crystal, adds Valle Nevado, Brighton, Taos & Niseko

Updated 11/5/2018: Alterra Mountain Co. just announced that it's added Valle Nevado ski resort in Chile to its roster. Ikon Pass holders will enjoy 7-day access, while Ikon Base Pass holders will rece...

Updated 11/5/2018: Alterra Mountain Co. just announced that it's added Valle Nevado ski resort in Chile to its roster. I...

Why the Aosta Valley should be on your bucket list

If traveling to new, exciting places is a big part of why you're a skier, then it's high time you added Italy's Aosta Valley to your "to ski" list. Here's why: It's the valley of 100 castles [captio...

If traveling to new, exciting places is a big part of why you're a skier, then it's high time you added Italy's Aosta Va...

17 ski resorts that historically see above-average snowfall during an El Nino winter

According to NOAA, "El Niño and La Niña are the warm and cool phases of a recurring climate pattern across the tropical Pacific—the El Niño-Southern Oscillation, or “ENSO” for short. The pat...

According to NOAA, "El Niño and La Niña are the warm and cool phases of a recurring climate pattern across the tropica...

7 reasons to ski Courmayeur, Italy this winter

If skiing in Italy wasn't quite enough to convince you to put Courmayeur on your bucket list, here are some more reasons to visit this incredible mountain village and ski resort that sit beneath Eur...

If skiing in Italy wasn't quite enough to convince you to put Courmayeur on your bucket list, here are some more reaso...

10 ways to upgrade your Whistler ski vacation

Thanks to favorable exchange rates, U.S. skiers can save an extra 20–25% on a Whistler ski vacation this season. So what will you do with that extra money? You have two options: one, put the money i...

Thanks to favorable exchange rates, U.S. skiers can save an extra 20–25% on a Whistler ski vacation this season. So wh...