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North America

Top women’s ski and snowboard camps

Almost all major ski resorts offer women’s-specific ski camps and clinics and for good reason. They’re popular! These programs foster camaraderie and provide a positive, supportive environment for...

Almost all major ski resorts offer women’s-specific ski camps and clinics and for good reason. They’re popular! Thes...

2015-16: A ski season in photos

As green grass and flowers continue to poke through the melting snow snow in Ski Country, we can no longer pretend that spring isn't here. We've been through the all the stages of denial (anger, barga...

As green grass and flowers continue to poke through the melting snow snow in Ski Country, we can no longer pretend that ...

The best resorts for winter fat bikes

Fat biking, a discipline of mountain biking suited for snow-packed trails, has taken ski towns across North America by grip. Utilizing tires as wide as four to five inches, fat bikes make it easier—...

Fat biking, a discipline of mountain biking suited for snow-packed trails, has taken ski towns across North America by g...

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, ...

13 don’t-miss Whistler spring events + experiences

Photo: Blake Jorgenson/Whistler Blackcomb Whistler Blackcomb has received the most snowfall during the 2015-16 winter to date across Ski Country—322 inches! All the snow is shaping up to prov...

Photo: Blake Jorgenson/Whistler Blackcomb Whistler Blackcomb has received the most snowfall during the 2015-16 wi...

Locals’ tips for an Aspen Snowmass spring break ski trip

Spring Break in the mountains is all about soft snow (whether it's fresh or slush), sun-drenched patios providing epic vistas and lots of parties. With a stacked spring events calendar, including the ...

Spring Break in the mountains is all about soft snow (whether it's fresh or slush), sun-drenched patios providing epic v...

Best resorts for snowboarding: first-timers through experts

From parks, pipes and ideal terrain to the overall vibe, many factors go into a resort’s snowboard-friendliness. To help every type of rider, from brand-new beginner to master shredder, enjoy their...

From parks, pipes and ideal terrain to the overall vibe, many factors go into a resort’s snowboard-friendliness. To h...

Canadian Dollar drops to 12-year low

What does the price of oil and demand in China have to do with skiing? If you're a powder hound, it means your Canadian ski vacation just a got more affordable! The Canadian Dollar dropped to a 12-yea...

What does the price of oil and demand in China have to do with skiing? If you're a powder hound, it means your Canadian ...

7 romantic experiences unique to Crested Butte

Enjoying convenient proximity to Gunnison-Crested Butte Regional Airport and Montrose Regional Airport, but ideal distance from the well-visited I-70 ski resorts, Crested Butte provides the perfect ...

Enjoying convenient proximity to Gunnison-Crested Butte Regional Airport and Montrose Regional Airport, but ideal dist...

5 days in Crested Butte: a family ski vacation guide

Families return to Crested Butte year in and year out for a host of reasons, including 80 beginner and intermediate runs serviced by high-speed quads, an awesome 200-instructor ski school and a ...

Families return to Crested Butte year in and year out for a host of reasons, including 80 beginner and intermediat...

Lake Tahoe sees over a foot of new snow in 3rd Sunday storm

Another big storm hit the West Coast over the weekend and dropped more than a foot of new snow to some Lake Tahoe ski resorts. The latest storm marks the third consecutive Sunday snow storm in Novembe...

Another big storm hit the West Coast over the weekend and dropped more than a foot of new snow to some Lake Tahoe ski re...

Best of: Whistler Blackcomb’s steeps

As North America’s Big Kahuna, Whistler Blackcomb has no shortage of satisfyingly steep terrain for advanced and expert skiers and riders to sink their edges into. To be more exact, seasoned s...

As North America’s Big Kahuna, Whistler Blackcomb has no shortage of satisfyingly steep terrain for advanced and...