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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...

Where can you ski in May?

If you’re like us and not ready to stash your skis or snowboard for the season, don't forget that there are still plenty of ski resorts that stay open in May and often later. To help you get a coup...

If you’re like us and not ready to stash your skis or snowboard for the season, don't forget that there are still plen...

Top 2018 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...

Top Whistler après-ski & nightlife

Off-mountain culture is a critical piece of the whole ski-vacation experience and at its center is après-ski (noun: t...

All about Critterland at Copper Mtn Ski Resort

Winter play isn't just for adults at Copper Mountain. That's where Critterland at Copper Mountain ski resort, a snow-bound haven for ages six and under, comes in. For just $10 per child for a full day...

Winter play isn't just for adults at Copper Mountain. That's where Critterland at Copper Mountain ski resort, a snow-bou...

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...

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...

What is snow golf?

Yes. It's a real thing.According to Wikipedia, it's..."a sport based on golf but played over snow (or ice) instead of grass. The "greens" are called "whites" and have a maintained snow or ice surf...

Yes. It's a real thing.According to Wikipedia, it's..."a sport based on golf but played over snow (or ice) instead o...

Winter Park ski train service may expand next season

The Denver Business Journal reported that about 18,000 people rode the Denver to Winter Park ski train this year, which exceeded expectations. Now, officials are in talks to expand that service. ...

The Denver Business Journal reported that about 18,000 people rode the Denver to Winter Park ski train this year, wh...

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...