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Western U.S.

Video: Jackson Hole season recap

T'was one for the books at Jackson Hole Mountain Resort. Truly. The resort ended the 16-17 season last weekend with 593" and the deepest snowpack Rendezvous Bowl has ever recorded. ...

T'was one for the books at Jackson Hole Mountain Resort. Truly. The resort ended the 16-17 season last weekend with 593"...

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...

The most popular ski vacations of 2017

Like a snowflake, each ski season is unique. It snows more in some places than others, exchange rates make certain destinations cheaper for certain citizens, companies buy new resorts, a new multi-res...

Like a snowflake, each ski season is unique. It snows more in some places than others, exchange rates make certain desti...

How to conquer closing day

That bittersweet time of year is upon us once again. Closing day marks the end of another awesome winter, which is cause to mourn the passing season and celebrate it. Most resorts host friendly compet...

That bittersweet time of year is upon us once again. Closing day marks the end of another awesome winter, which is cause...

Which ski resort has the most snow?

The race is on! It's been a record-breaking snowfall year for many Western U.S. ski resorts, especially those located in California's Sierra Nevadas. In fact, it's been so deep at Lake Tahoe that sev...

The race is on! It's been a record-breaking snowfall year for many Western U.S. ski resorts, especially those located i...

More snow just fell on an already buried Jackson Hole

In the aftermath of a furiously deep snow storm earlier in February, which dumped 100 inches in 12 days and closed down the resort for five days due to a power outage, Jackson Hole is still getting po...

In the aftermath of a furiously deep snow storm earlier in February, which dumped 100 inches in 12 days and closed down ...

Mammoth Mountain will be open through July 4th

By now, you've probably heard that Mammoth Mountain is having a banner snowfall year! The snow just keeps piling up. The California ski resort just hit 40 feet of snow thanks to a weekend storm which ...

By now, you've probably heard that Mammoth Mountain is having a banner snowfall year! The snow just keeps piling up. The...

Jackson Hole reports snowiest Feb. on record

Prior to the start of February 2017, Jackson Hole was already having a banner powder year. At the end of January, they were approaching the 350-inch mark, which had already placed them at the top of t...

Prior to the start of February 2017, Jackson Hole was already having a banner powder year. At the end of January, they w...

Nearly 30″ of snow headed to Montana

Tonight through Wednesday, a big snow storm is in the works for Montana. According to NOAA, Big Sky Resort is expected to receive 27 inches and Whitefish Mountain should see about 10 inches of fresh f...

Tonight through Wednesday, a big snow storm is in the works for Montana. According to NOAA, Big Sky Resort is expected t...

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...

1/4/2017: 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...