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Western U.S.

Take a moonlit gondola ride at these 7 restaurants

By Brianne Shelley for Mountain Reservations What better way to end a long day of skiing and snowboarding than a moonlit gondola ride to an award-winning mountain-top dinner? Take in breathtaking, ni...

By Brianne Shelley for Mountain Reservations What better way to end a long day of skiing and snowboarding than a moonli...

Terrain distinct to Crested Butte

Crested Butte Mountain Resort's terrain is truly one-of-a-kind, especially for challenge-seeking experts. In the resort's famed "Extremes" terrain, the upper portion of the mountain, experts have some...

Crested Butte Mountain Resort's terrain is truly one-of-a-kind, especially for challenge-seeking experts. In the resort'...

5 reasons why March is the best time to learn to ski

Photo: Aspen Snowmass As skiers and riders, we know the first time on the snow is a monumental, defining moment. There’s a lot that goes into making your preliminary experience a good one, but ...

Photo: Aspen Snowmass As skiers and riders, we know the first time on the snow is a monumental, defining moment. Th...

Where will it snow in 2017?

Originally posted by Sally Francklyn for Mountain Reservations Despite initial uncertainty, this winter's snowfall patterns have already indicated that we're in the midst of a La Niña year. This ...

Originally posted by Sally Francklyn for Mountain Reservations Despite initial uncertainty, this winter's snowfall p...

12 dining experiences distinct to Crested Butte

Much like all the experiences on tap on a Crested Butte ski trip, the eclectic mining town's dining scene is quite distinct. Only in Crested Butte are there multiple options for pairing adventurous ac...

Much like all the experiences on tap on a Crested Butte ski trip, the eclectic mining town's dining scene is quite disti...

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 ...

12/7/2016: Where is it snowing?

Although some resorts started this season off a little slow, Mother Nature is making up for it! Fresh snow continues to accumulate at resorts across North America, encouraging downhill enthusiasts ev...

Although some resorts started this season off a little slow, Mother Nature is making up for it! Fresh snow continues to...

11/28/16: Where is it snowing?

Lately, it seems like it's been snowing just about everywhere in the North American High Country, but over the weekend, the biggest storm to date of the 2016-17 ski season swept across British Columbi...

Lately, it seems like it's been snowing just about everywhere in the North American High Country, but over the weekend, ...

New snow all over U.S. Ski Country

Today, it seems that just about all of U.S. Ski Country woke up to a blanket of white! And, it's just in time, as opening weekend for most resorts is just days (or hours) away. More snow is also in th...

Today, it seems that just about all of U.S. Ski Country woke up to a blanket of white! And, it's just in time, as openin...

Winter is coming to Colorado + Tetons

While British Columbia and the Alps have enjoyed record-breaking, early-season snow, the Western U.S. has been a little, well, quiet. But no longer. A snow storm has the Colorado Rockies and Wyoming T...

While British Columbia and the Alps have enjoyed record-breaking, early-season snow, the Western U.S. has been a little,...

Concierge Conversations: Mountain Lodge at Telluride

Insider, local knowledge is key if you’re looking to tick off all the must-do activities, see all the highlights and have an authentic experience on your next ski trip. Locals are chock full of idea...

Insider, local knowledge is key if you’re looking to tick off all the must-do activities, see all the highlights and h...

A-Basin opens Fri. + CO, WY, MT resorts receive more snow

Rejoice! Ski season has arrived in Colorado, plus North-Western U.S. resorts received more snow Arapahoe Basin to open in two days: Friday, October 21 Thanks to cold temperatures, some early-season ...

Rejoice! Ski season has arrived in Colorado, plus North-Western U.S. resorts received more snow Arapahoe Basin to open ...