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What’s new at ski resorts in 17-18?

There's no denying it. Fall is upon us in the High Country, which means ski season is close. Each winter ushers in a litany of exciting "new" things:  new snow, new terrain conquests, new memories an...

There's no denying it. Fall is upon us in the High Country, which means ski season is close. Each winter ushers in a lit...

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...

All about the 2017 World Ski & Snowboard Festival

Combine spring skiing and classic end-of-season celebrations, like outdoor concerts and parties, at North America’s No. 1 ski resort with a world-class line-up of filmmakers, photographers and profe...

Combine spring skiing and classic end-of-season celebrations, like outdoor concerts and parties, at North America’s No...

2 days in Vancouver, B.C.: the ultimate Whistler tack-on trip

Photo: Tourism Vancouver / Albert Normandin Travel + Leisure rated Vancouver, British Columbia one of the "Best Cities in North America," and for good reason. It's an incredible melting pot of Asi...

Photo: Tourism Vancouver / Albert Normandin Travel + Leisure rated Vancouver, British Columbia one of the "Best Citie...

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...

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, ...

More early-season snow for Alps, British Columbia, Alaska + now Japan

We're happy to report more big, early-season snowfall in Ski Country. Over the weekend, snow fell in the Alps and more is expected this week, up to 6.5 feet in fact! In British Columbia and Alaska, th...

We're happy to report more big, early-season snowfall in Ski Country. Over the weekend, snow fell in the Alps and more i...

Top skis (and lessons) for tackling Whistler Blackcomb’s terrain

When skiing an unfamiliar resort, advanced knowledge of the terrain and conditions will enhance your ski vacation and give you the intel needed to select proper equipment. To help you determine which ...

When skiing an unfamiliar resort, advanced knowledge of the terrain and conditions will enhance your ski vacation and gi...

Feet of snow forecasted for British Columbia this week

Today, what Accuweather.com is calling a "vigorous frontal system" made landfall over British Columbia. The flakes are already flying at Whistler Blackcomb, providing even more base-making material ...

Today, what Accuweather.com is calling a "vigorous frontal system" made landfall over British Columbia. The flakes are...

Concierge Conversations: Westin Resort & Spa Whistler

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...

Top women’s ski and snowboard camps

Almost all major ski resorts offer women’s-specific ski camps and clinics and for good reason. They’re popular! These programs foster camaraderie and provide a positive, supportive environment for...

Almost all major ski resorts offer women’s-specific ski camps and clinics and for good reason. They’re popular! Thes...

Barrage of snow storms taking aim at Western U.S. + B.C.

If you've been holding out for a last-minute powder vacation, now is the time to start planning that trip. After nearly a month of warm, dry conditions*, Ski Country is welcoming a low pressure system...

If you've been holding out for a last-minute powder vacation, now is the time to start planning that trip. After nearly ...