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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 ...

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 ...

Where can you ski in May?

If you’re like us and not ready to stash your skis or snowboard for the season, don't forget that there are still plenty of ski resorts that stay open in May and often later. To help you get a coup...

If you’re like us and not ready to stash your skis or snowboard for the season, don't forget that there are still plen...

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 ski resorts for closing day events

Spring is a bittersweet time of year for us skiers and snowboarders. As the days get longer we're reminded that winter is coming to a close. In less than a month most North American ski resorts will s...

Spring is a bittersweet time of year for us skiers and snowboarders. As the days get longer we're reminded that winter i...

Where Will It Snow?

According to OpenSnow forecaster, Joel Gratz, the snow forecast through Friday, March 2nd looks similar to many other seven to 10-day snow forecasts from earlier this season, where storms hit the Paci...

According to OpenSnow forecaster, Joel Gratz, the snow forecast through Friday, March 2nd looks similar to many other se...