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Alps

November snow in the Alps and Dolomites

This week has been good for early-season and opening-day snow conditions in the Alps and Dolomites. It's been snowing heavily across most Alpine and Dolomiti resorts since Saturday, according to a WeP...

This week has been good for early-season and opening-day snow conditions in the Alps and Dolomites. It's been snowing he...

11/6/17: Where is it snowing?

Ski season is already underway at a couple resorts, including Arapahoe Basin and Loveland Ski Area in Colorado and Banff's Mt. Norquay and Lake Louise. Many more will be opening in the next couple wee...

Ski season is already underway at a couple resorts, including Arapahoe Basin and Loveland Ski Area in Colorado and Banff...

A Guide to Skiing the Swiss Alps

If your ideal ski vacation includes see-forever views of towering, snow-covered peaks, copious amounts of fondue and a side of chocolate, then it’s high time you booked your trip to the Swiss Al...

If your ideal ski vacation includes see-forever views of towering, snow-covered peaks, copious amounts of fondue and...

October snow in Europe

Europe ski resorts have seen smatterings of snowfall this fall, but over the weekend, many ski resorts across the Alps were hit with a large storm that dropped solid snowfall. Social media was abuzz ...

Europe ski resorts have seen smatterings of snowfall this fall, but over the weekend, many ski resorts across the Alps w...

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...

1/16/17: Where is it snowing in the Alps + Japan?

We love reporting good snow news and there's been a lot of that lately, especially for Western U.S. skiers and riders. But, they're not the only ones! The weekend brought a snow-laden storm to the nor...

We love reporting good snow news and there's been a lot of that lately, especially for Western U.S. skiers and riders. B...

More early-season snow for Alps, British Columbia, Alaska + now Japan

We're happy to report more big, early-season snowfall in Ski Country. Over the weekend, snow fell in the Alps and more is expected this week, up to 6.5 feet in fact! In British Columbia and Alaska, th...

We're happy to report more big, early-season snowfall in Ski Country. Over the weekend, snow fell in the Alps and more i...

Big snow storms hit Europe and British Columbia

Europe and Canada are getting hammered with snow right now! Read on to learn more about where it's snowing and see photos and videos of your favorite ski resorts getting ready for winter. France/Ital...

Europe and Canada are getting hammered with snow right now! Read on to learn more about where it's snowing and see photo...

What’s new at ski resorts in 2016-17?

In the mornings and evenings, a chill lingers in the air and the aspen leaves are starting to trade in their green duds for a more mature golden color. In other words, fall is upon us in the High Coun...

In the mornings and evenings, a chill lingers in the air and the aspen leaves are starting to trade in their green duds ...

Photo Gallery: Ski Country from Space

NASA’s Scott Kelly returned to Earth today after 340 days in space, the longest voyage by a U.S. astronaut. While aboard the International Space Station, Kelly captured—and tweeted—intriguing im...

NASA’s Scott Kelly returned to Earth today after 340 days in space, the longest voyage by a U.S. astronaut. While aboa...

Big snowstorms finally hit Alps to kick off winter

Europe has not had the same stellar start to winter that the Western U.S. and British Columbia have enjoyed, but there are still plenty of winter days ahead. Accuweather’s long-range forecast for wi...

Europe has not had the same stellar start to winter that the Western U.S. and British Columbia have enjoyed, but there a...

New James Bond 007 Spectre movie filmed in Soelden, Austria

Many movie-going skiers and snowboarders have been delighted to learn that many scenes from the 24th James Bond 007 film, Spectre, were shot in Soelden, Austria, a top ski resort in the Tyrol region. ...

Many movie-going skiers and snowboarders have been delighted to learn that many scenes from the 24th James Bond 007 film...