Ben Potter

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Leo Taillefer's GoPro ski video will blow your mind

Leo Taillefer is a brave man.<p>The French skier shared a video of him traversing down the wildly popular Val d'Isere resort in France, and it's …

Skiing

Best of Switzerland: Activities

Travel<p>Discover the best activities along Switzerland’s Grand Tour.<p><b>Ski!</b><p><b>Nationwide</b><p>Alpine skiing wasn’t invented in Switzerland, but it may as well have been. The first ski tour, first ski lesson, first ski-package tours, first ski championships—all occurred on Switzerland’s snow-packed peaks of over …

Plans for America's biggest ski resort approved

Earlier this week Vail Resorts finally received approval from the Park City Planning Commission to implement a planned $50 million of improvements to Park City ski resort, including a high-speed, two-way eight-seater gondola to link it to next door Canyons, creating a ski area with more than 7,300 …

Skiing

Skiers film Sydney mate James Mort in desperate rescue as he’s buried alive in Swiss Alps avalanche

THIS harrowing video shows just how close Sydney skier James Mort came to death after being buried alive by an avalanche in the Swiss Alps earlier …

The 12 Best Pools In The World

Dive in for a swim you won't forget in one of the world's best pools.<p>Dive in for a swim you won't forget in one of the world's best pools. <i>Via HarpersBazaar.co.uk</i>

The Skier's Bucket List

Adventure<p>Calling all skiers: Get in your turns before the snow stops flying in the Northern Hemisphere and it's time to head south. From skiing Antarctica to a self-powered adventure through the Alps, here’s a collection of trips that should be on every skier’s bucket list. Plus: Get tips from some …

Victoria Jungfrau Grand Hotel & Spa hotel Interlaken Switzerland Review

Hornbergstrasse 22 3777 Saanenwald Gstaad Switzerland<p>A simple and stylish Swiss hotel surrounded by the slopes.<p>Hofmattstrasse 4 3920 Zermatt …

Igloos

Trip Ideas: Crested Butte, Colorado

Who cares if the place sold out to Bud Light over the summer for a big payout? It’s still the most authentic little mountain town in the …

Telluride, CO

Set in a box canyon and surrounded by protected wilderness, Telluride is like an island of charm and outdoor recreation in the San Juan Mountains of southwestern Colorado. With a long cowboy, outlaw and mining history, Telluride retains its Old West charms with colorful Victorian architecture, …