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Where Is It Snowing?

Fall hasn't even arrive yet and some resorts have already had the first snowfall of the season! OpenSnow reported two storms that rolled through Alberta, Idaho, Montana, Wyoming, Utah and Colorado Sep...

Fall hasn't even arrive yet and some resorts have already had the first snowfall of the season! OpenSnow reported two st...

November Snow in the West

Thanks to several snow storms  in October and November, the 2018-19 winter season is off to a great start. Some of the deepest snowfall yet just hit Colorado, where resorts reported five to 15 inches...

Thanks to several snow storms  in October and November, the 2018-19 winter season is off to a great start. Some of the ...

17 ski resorts that historically see above-average snowfall during an El Nino winter

According to NOAA, "El Niño and La Niña are the warm and cool phases of a recurring climate pattern across the tropical Pacific—the El Niño-Southern Oscillation, or “ENSO” for short. The pat...

According to NOAA, "El Niño and La Niña are the warm and cool phases of a recurring climate pattern across the tropica...

Resorts with Deepest Bases of 2017-18

Whether you're a powderhound or corduroy aficionado, snow conditions can make or break your ski trip. Every ski season is different and some years are simply better than others in different parts of t...

Whether you're a powderhound or corduroy aficionado, snow conditions can make or break your ski trip. Every ski season i...

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...

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...

November snow in the Alps and Dolomites

This week has been good for early-season and opening-day snow conditions in the Alps and Dolomites. It's been snowing heavily across most Alpine and Dolomiti resorts since Saturday, according to a WeP...

This week has been good for early-season and opening-day snow conditions in the Alps and Dolomites. It's been snowing he...

17 resorts that historically see above-average snowfall during a La Nina winter

It's official. NOAA has announced that the presence of La Nina conditions are 65-75% likely, which is a darn good statistic for anyone planning on skiing or riding in the Northwestern U.S., Alaska or ...

It's official. NOAA has announced that the presence of La Nina conditions are 65-75% likely, which is a darn good statis...

11/6/17: Where is it snowing?

Ski season is already underway at a couple resorts, including Arapahoe Basin and Loveland Ski Area in Colorado and Banff's Mt. Norquay and Lake Louise. Many more will be opening in the next couple wee...

Ski season is already underway at a couple resorts, including Arapahoe Basin and Loveland Ski Area in Colorado and Banff...

October snow in Europe

Europe ski resorts have seen smatterings of snowfall this fall, but over the weekend, many ski resorts across the Alps were hit with a large storm that dropped solid snowfall. Social media was abuzz ...

Europe ski resorts have seen smatterings of snowfall this fall, but over the weekend, many ski resorts across the Alps w...

October snow in Colorado

Today, yet another October snow storm has graced Colorado Ski Country.  OpenSnow.com's Joel Gratz forecasted "10 to 15-plus inches in the eastern foothills, three to seven inches in the central and...

Today, yet another October snow storm has graced Colorado Ski Country.  OpenSnow.com's Joel Gratz forecasted "10 to 1...

Heaviest snowfall since 2007 hits Santiago + surrounding ski resorts

Locals in Santiago, Chile awoke to a rare sight this past Saturday: snow. Reportedly the heaviest snowfall the Chilean capital has seen since 2007, the snow measured up to two inches in some areas and...

Locals in Santiago, Chile awoke to a rare sight this past Saturday: snow. Reportedly the heaviest snowfall the Chilean c...