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Ski.com’s Epic Dream Job – Stop 5: Courchevel, France

Photos + video by Jackson Lebsack Take Whistler, Mammoth, Squaw, Jackson Hole, and then throw in Vail and maybe Killington and Breckenridge, and you'd still have room left over in Trois Vallées’ (...

Photos + video by Jackson Lebsack Take Whistler, Mammoth, Squaw, Jackson Hole, and then throw in Vail and maybe Killing...

Ski.com’s Epic Dream Job – Stop 4: Verbier, Switzerland

Photos + video by Jackson Lebsack Situated between the Matterhorn and Mont Blanc, Verbier is home to more than just epic views. It's the world capital of freeride or "big mountain" skiing and snowboa...

Photos + video by Jackson Lebsack Situated between the Matterhorn and Mont Blanc, Verbier is home to more than just epi...

This is what 4.5 FEET in 3 days in Austria looks like

During Stop 2, in St. Anton am Arlberg, Austria, Ski.com's Epic Dream Job hire experienced 54" of snowfall. It closed roads and lifts, keeping him there for an extra day, but the upside was a bonus po...

During Stop 2, in St. Anton am Arlberg, Austria, Ski.com's Epic Dream Job hire experienced 54" of snowfall. It closed ro...

Ski.com’s Epic Dream Job Stop 2 – Madonna di Campiglio, Val di Sole, Italy

Photos + video by Jackson Lebsack Located in the Trentino region of the Brenta Dolomites (a Unesco Worth Heritage site), the Skirama Dolomiti provides ski travelers with a delight of the on- and off-...

Photos + video by Jackson Lebsack Located in the Trentino region of the Brenta Dolomites (a Unesco Worth Heritage site)...

Top Christmas markets near ski resorts in the Alps

Just like skiing, many Christmas past-times, including decorated fir trees and gingerbread houses, have historic roots in the Alps. Many of these traditions can be traced back to Christmas Markets, fo...

Just like skiing, many Christmas past-times, including decorated fir trees and gingerbread houses, have historic roots 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...

Resorts with Deepest Bases of 2017-18

Whether you're a powderhound or corduroy aficionado, snow conditions can make or break your ski trip. Every ski season is different and some years are simply better than others in different parts of t...

Whether you're a powderhound or corduroy aficionado, snow conditions can make or break your ski trip. Every ski season i...

A Look Back at the 17/18 Ski Season

It may be hard to believe that this year’s ski season is coming to an end, but every closing day marks another year of new memories in the mountains—and that’s something to celebrate and reflect...

It may be hard to believe that this year’s ski season is coming to an end, but every closing day marks another year of...

Where you can go summer glacier skiing in the Alps

Cool off and satiate your need to schuss at these top Alpine resorts for summer glacier skiing:Soelden's Rettenbach Glacier is open for summer skiing. | Photo: +ûtztal Tourismus Engelberg,...

Cool off and satiate your need to schuss at these top Alpine resorts for summer glacier skiing:Soelden's Rettenbach ...

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...

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...