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A serious guide to successful pond skimming

If you've ever watched a gender-confused gorilla on snow blades glide over—or crash into—an icy pool to the delight of a jubilant crowd, and, thought, "boy, I wish I could be like them," it's time...

If you've ever watched a gender-confused gorilla on snow blades glide over—or crash into—an icy pool to the delight ...

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...

Mountain lovers, follow these Instagram accounts

A lot can be said about the advent of social media, both good and bad, but one thing we especially love about this technology is easy access to breathtaking mountain photography. Here's a roundup of s...

A lot can be said about the advent of social media, both good and bad, but one thing we especially love about this techn...

August snow falls on Colorado ski resorts

It's still August but several Colorado ski resorts have already received their first snow dusting of the season, creating a backdrop of dreamy summer-meets-winter scenery. Check out these season-mel...

It's still August but several Colorado ski resorts have already received their first snow dusting of the season, creati...

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...

Who will fest the best at Breck Spring Fever 2016?

It’s no secret that Breckenridge offers spring skiers great late-season conditions and an abundance of soul-warming, smile-producing Colorado sunshine. It’s definitely a top destination if great ...

It’s no secret that Breckenridge offers spring skiers great late-season conditions and an abundance of soul-warming, ...

Ski resorts announce early opening days

With back-to-back storms streaming across North America, we've seen a flurry of early-opening announcements. The latest U.S. ski resort to announce an early opening day is our backyard ski area, Aspen...

With back-to-back storms streaming across North America, we've seen a flurry of early-opening announcements. The latest ...

Winter’s first big storm hits ski resorts across West

While you turned back your clocks last weekend, winter's first big storm started to move across the West, bringing snow to Canada, California, Wyoming, Montana and Colorado.  Scroll down to see sto...

While you turned back your clocks last weekend, winter's first big storm started to move across the West, bringing sno...

Our 50 favorite Jackson Hole moments

In celebration of Jackson Hole's 50th anniversary season, we have been querying people about their favorite Jackson Hole moments (past and future) and posting the top 50. Those who have submitt...

In celebration of Jackson Hole's 50th anniversary season, we have been querying people about their favorite Jacks...

September snow at 5 ski resorts in the Western U.S.

Last week we saw the first flakes fall in Canada, and this week, ski resorts in the Western U.S. received their first snowfall of the season.Squaw Valley documented flurries starting to stick on ...

Last week we saw the first flakes fall in Canada, and this week, ski resorts in the Western U.S. received their first s...

29 pieces of Telluride trivia

In August, we presented 29 days of Telluride trivia, and if you follow us on social media, you've probably learned some interesting tidbits about this town's storied history and incredible ski mountai...

In August, we presented 29 days of Telluride trivia, and if you follow us on social media, you've probably learned some ...

Ski resorts are prime wildlife viewing destinations

One of the best parts of a summer mountain vacation is the wildlife viewing opportunities. Most ski resorts are located on or bordering national parks or Forest Service land, making them prime destina...

One of the best parts of a summer mountain vacation is the wildlife viewing opportunities. Most ski resorts are located ...