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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...

How to harness 70s style on the slopes this spring

With the advent of modern technology like rockered skis, heated gondolas with wi-fi and technical outerwear customized for a variety of weather conditions, it’s hard to say that any time other now w...

With the advent of modern technology like rockered skis, heated gondolas with wi-fi and technical outerwear customized f...

Video: Closing Day fun in Jackson Hole | The Worker Wiggle

From the looks of the video below, the annual "Worker Wiggle" course at Jackson Hole enjoyed prime conditions over last weekend's closing festivities. What's this "Worker Wiggle" course, you ask? I...

From the looks of the video below, the annual "Worker Wiggle" course at Jackson Hole enjoyed prime conditions over last ...

How to harness 80s style on the slopes this spring

Thanks to neon colorways, 200-plus-centimeter straight skis, flowing hair, ski babes, Zinka and single-frame sunglasses, the '80s are fondly remembered as a really cool time to be a skier. That's prob...

Thanks to neon colorways, 200-plus-centimeter straight skis, flowing hair, ski babes, Zinka and single-frame sunglasses,...

Video: Big Sky Pond Skim Crash Reel

Pond skims are a closing day tradition; they're the last chance to gather up your guts and go for glory. There's always some carnage involved as skiers and snowboarders inevitably overshoot the pool o...

Pond skims are a closing day tradition; they're the last chance to gather up your guts and go for glory. There's always ...

Fresh Snow for Colorado Ski Resorts Closing Days

Wait, what month is it again? As Colorado approaches the end of the season, it’s suddenly feeling like mid-February. We’re happy to report that the vast majority of Colorado ski resorts received e...

Wait, what month is it again? As Colorado approaches the end of the season, it’s suddenly feeling like mid-February. W...