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7 reasons to ski Courmayeur, Italy this winter

If skiing in Italy wasn't quite enough to convince you to put Courmayeur on your bucket list, here are some more reasons to visit this incredible mountain village and ski resort that sit beneath Eur...

If skiing in Italy wasn't quite enough to convince you to put Courmayeur on your bucket list, here are some more reaso...

10 ways to upgrade your Whistler ski vacation

Thanks to favorable exchange rates, U.S. skiers can save an extra 20–25% on a Whistler ski vacation this season. So what will you do with that extra money? You have two options: one, put the money i...

Thanks to favorable exchange rates, U.S. skiers can save an extra 20–25% on a Whistler ski vacation this season. So wh...

Thinking about a ski vacation this Christmas? Start planning now.

[gallery type="rectangular" ids="18373,18372,18371"]Nothing caps off the holidays quite like powdery turns on a snowy mountainscape followed by hot chocolate and a crackling fireplace. Ski resorts...

[gallery type="rectangular" ids="18373,18372,18371"]Nothing caps off the holidays quite like powdery turns on a snow...

Best Resorts for Skiing at Christmas

Skiing or snowboarding is an excellent way to spend your holiday vacation. Just about every ski resort goes out of their way to make the holidays a special experience—glittering Christmas lights li...

Skiing or snowboarding is an excellent way to spend your holiday vacation. Just about every ski resort goes out of thei...

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...

When to Ski in Chile and Argentina

Typically, during average snowfall years, ski season in Chile and Argentina runs from mid-June to mid-October. Some years, ski touring or “skinning” is possible as late as November. However, if yo...

Typically, during average snowfall years, ski season in Chile and Argentina runs from mid-June to mid-October. Some year...

Best Resorts in Chile and Argentina

Didn’t get your fix of powder and fresh tracks this winter? You can still make it happen in 2018 down south this summer. While North American resorts are celebrating the end of the season across the...

Didn’t get your fix of powder and fresh tracks this winter? You can still make it happen in 2018 down south this summe...

Why you should spend your 2017 tax refund on a ski trip

According to the IRS, the average tax refund for 2017 is $2,763*, which is a nice chunk of change to put towards an unforgettable ski trip in 2018-19 or even this summer in South America. We know you ...

According to the IRS, the average tax refund for 2017 is $2,763*, which is a nice chunk of change to put towards an unfo...

All About Skiing in April

What is skiing in April like? By April, many people’s attention has turned toward beach vacations, but not the die-hard skiers. Those in the know, know that there’s often plenty of snow in April ...

What is skiing in April like? By April, many people’s attention has turned toward beach vacations, but not the die-ha...

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...

Skiing the Japanese Alps

The Japanese Alps—named because they feature glacier-carved slopes and summits over 10,000 feet like the European Alps—are located 130 miles west of Tokyo on the main island of Honshu. In fact, wi...

The Japanese Alps—named because they feature glacier-carved slopes and summits over 10,000 feet like the European Alps...

Chile’s iconic resorts: Valle Nevado vs. Portillo

To a North America skier, a Chilean ski vacation is otherworldly. Ski resorts are set high in the Andes, above treeline and surrounded by dramatic ridge lines where condors hover and sunsets splash vi...

To a North America skier, a Chilean ski vacation is otherworldly. Ski resorts are set high in the Andes, above treeline ...