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Lake Tahoe

Where is it snowing?

Jackson Hole, Wyoming From the looks of it, Jackson Hole has amazing powder! The resort received 12 inches since last Friday bringing the total trails open to 45.Ooh la la, powder shredding a...

Jackson Hole, Wyoming From the looks of it, Jackson Hole has amazing powder! The resort received 12 inches since last F...

What’s new at ski resorts in 17-18?

There's no denying it. Fall is upon us in the High Country, which means ski season is close. Each winter ushers in a litany of exciting "new" things:  new snow, new terrain conquests, new memories an...

There's no denying it. Fall is upon us in the High Country, which means ski season is close. Each winter ushers in a lit...

Where you can ski this 4th of July

Thanks to a record-setting snowfall year (63 feet of snow), there's still skiing in the California Sierras. Here's the lowdown on where you can don a star-spangled bikini, along with your skis and boo...

Thanks to a record-setting snowfall year (63 feet of snow), there's still skiing in the California Sierras. Here's the l...

Mountain biking at ski resorts

Over the next three weeks many ski resorts will open their summer mountain biking and hiking trails. There's no better way to beat the summer lowland heat than heading up to the crisp mountain air. ...

Over the next three weeks many ski resorts will open their summer mountain biking and hiking trails. There's no better...

4/6/17: Where is it snowing?

Spring storms are spanning across the North American continent right now. Two large storm systems will affect both coasts over the weekend, one will bring heavy, wet snow to many Western resorts and t...

Spring storms are spanning across the North American continent right now. Two large storm systems will affect both coast...

Snow expected to return to Sierras + Rockies this week

The Western U.S., particularly the Rockies, have been in a bit of a snow slump the past couple weeks. For sun worshipers and fans of spring skiing, this has been a boon, but it looks like the warm, su...

The Western U.S., particularly the Rockies, have been in a bit of a snow slump the past couple weeks. For sun worshipers...

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 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...

1/24/17: Where is it snowing in the Western U.S.?

Yet another bountiful storm system has blessed the West! California, Colorado, Wyoming and Utah skiers and riders are enjoying deep days. So deep, in fact, that many California and Utah resorts have h...

Yet another bountiful storm system has blessed the West! California, Colorado, Wyoming and Utah skiers and riders are en...

1/11/2017: Where is it snowing in the U.S.?

Over the past week, winter storms have been pounding the Western U.S., resulting in snorkel-worthy powder for lucky skiers and snowboarders and even a few resort closures.California came out as t...

Over the past week, winter storms have been pounding the Western U.S., resulting in snorkel-worthy powder for lucky skie...

1/4/2017: Where is it snowing in the U.S. + Japan?

Many Western U.S. resorts are about to receive—or in the midst of—the most bountiful series of storms of the ski season, thus far. This means multiple feet of snow for many regions. We're talking ...

Many Western U.S. resorts are about to receive—or in the midst of—the most bountiful series of storms of the ski sea...

12/14/2016: Where is it snowing?

Storms last week across much of the Western U.S. and British Columbia made for some awesome powder days and with more storm clouds rolling in, the fun is just beginning. According to OpenSnow, many ...

Storms last week across much of the Western U.S. and British Columbia made for some awesome powder days and with more ...