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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...

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...

Aspen Snowmass family ski trip: Day 3

You would be hard-pressed to find any family where marked differences among its members aren’t present. The same goes for families of skiers and snowboarders—everyone has their own preferences whe...

You would be hard-pressed to find any family where marked differences among its members aren’t present. The same goes ...

What is gelande quaffing?

By Morgan Tilton The Ultimate Game for Snow and Beer Lovers Gelande quaffing is a dream-come-true competition for snow-obsessed mountain dwellers and visitors. The annual “sporting” event is a s...

By Morgan Tilton The Ultimate Game for Snow and Beer Lovers Gelande quaffing is a dream-come-true competition for snow...