Ski Resorts

Keystone Ski Area Ruling Says Resort's Off the Hook If You're Injured, Killed

"Basically," adds Trent Ongert, Bloch's colleague, who also worked on the Brigance case, "it says they're not responsible for anything."<p>Liz Biebl, …

Denver

Newschoolers Tell A Friend Tour Heads to Canada

If you hadn’t already heard, Newschoolers Tell A Friend Tour recently released the full list of stops for this winter’s circuit. The lineup contains …

Skiing

German and Austrian helicopter companies offer heli-skiing in Georgia’s ski resorts

Austrian firm Wucher Helikopter and German HTM Helicopter Travel Munich GmbH will operate heli-skiing flights in Georgia’s winter resorts.<p>The …

Skiing

Finding Winter at Hyak Lake near Snoqualmie Pass

Finding Winter at Hyak Lake near Snoqualmie Pass <br>posted by John : December 3, 2017<p>Somebody loves snow<p>It's not just me! (Photo by Scott.)<p>Winter for me …

Skiing

Ski Resorts in California & Nevada

The Sierra Nevada Mountain range is well known as a premier destination for skiers around the world. Between California and Nevada there are more than 35 ski resorts with many areas receiving more than 33 feet of snow annually. The resorts are more than just about skiing, they are also known as …

Lake Tahoe

Colorado ski numbers down amid warm, dry winter

ASPEN, Colo. (AP) — Early season visits to Colorado ski resorts are down between 11 and 13 percent compared with last year because of low snow …

Skiing

Italian women score World Cup triple in alpine skiing

Sofia Goggia won in 1min 4sec with Federica Brignone second, 1.10sec back, and Nadia Fanchini at 1.45sec. The podium sweep followed Brignone's …

Italy

Five Luxurious Winter Getaways that Offer More than Downhill Skiing

Little compares with the rush of downhill skiing, but for travelers seeking something different this season, hotels and tour providers offer plenty of other ways to experience the winter scenery.<p>An eight-day Winter Tatra Adventure with <b>Intrepid Travel</b> features snowshoeing in Poland’s Tatra …

Skiing

Guide to Skiing Eastern Canada

Don’t underestimate the eastern Canadian province of Quebec for your next winter exploit.<p>When most people think about skiing in Canada, images of …

Skiing

Allison Hanes: Wild winter heightens urge to hibernate

Don’t get me wrong: I love winter. I really do.<p>I love swishing down the slopes, skating on frozen lakes and tobogganing on Mount Royal. I love …

Quebec

THINK PINK, #BLEEDBLUE CONTINUES THIS WEEK!

The University of Toronto Varsity Blues continues their 11th annual Think Pink #BleedBlue campaign, January this week, capped off with a bang on …

Canadian University Sports

Alpine skiing: Goggia completes Italian double in Austria

BAD KLEINKIRCHHEIM, Austria (Reuters) - Sofia Goggia completed a double for Italy at Bad Kleinkirchheim by winning Sunday's shortened downhill in difficult conditions to follow up Federica Brignone's win in the Super G on Saturday.<p>Goggia, who celebrated her third win in a World Cup race, completed …

Skiing

14 Ski Deals from January to April

Val d’Isere this week. Photo: (c) Welove2ski<p>The snow is still looking good in the Alps, especially in resorts such as Val d’Isere (pictured above) …

Skiing

Steamboat Olympian Arielle Gold’s new tricks display tenacity in pursuit of PyeongChang

SNOWMASS VILLAGE — Arielle Gold wasn’t immune to the post-Olympic hangover, a malaise that settles on athletes whose grandest dreams didn’t …

Snowboarding

Bryce Bugera’s 2017 in the Park

<b>Bryce Bugera</b>‘s rail game is fresh. Many disregard swivels and switch-ups but that’s not the case here. Check out Bryce’s 2017 season in the park, and …

Snowboarding

Canada 10th as Germany Triumphs Over Italy in Women's Relay at Ruhpolding - USA 17th

January 13, 2018 (Ruhpolding, GER) – Team Canada finished 10th as Germany took the win in the women’s 4x6km Relay to the delight of the partisan …

Nordic Skiing

Nordic Combined » Blog Archive » 15 Nordic Combined & Jumping Athletes to Represent U.S. at World Junior Championships

US Nordic Combined’s Ben Loomis (front) on his way to fifth place after jumping the furthest on Day 3 of the Continental Cup series in Steamboat …

Cross-country Skiing

23 Colorado ski resorts post 13% drop in early-season skier visits - Denver Business Journal

By Mark Harden <br>– News Director, Denver Business Journal<p>Jan 12, 2018, 5:08pm MST<p>For the second straight year, skimpy snow and warm weather early in …

Skiing

Guide to Skiing in British Columbia

It’s time to hit the Powder Highway and explore the Kootenay region of British Columbia.<p>Think of the ski resorts that populate the Kootenay region of …

Skiing

This Is The Winter Olympics 2018 Schedule—And How To Watch It All Online

USA! USA!<p>We’re counting down the days to the Winter Olympics in PyeongChang, South Korea, when we can watch snowboarder Jamie Anderson, skier Lindsey Vonn, and figure skater Bradie Tennell kill it out there. The games officially start on February 9, with some events, like curling, starting on …

Olympics

Colorado ski resorts open more terrain, lifts as they get closer to full operations for 2017-18 season

Snowmaking continues at Buttermilk on Thursday morning. Skico says snowmaking is complete at Aspen Mountain and Aspen Highlands but still needed for …

Skiing

10 of the best adventure holidays in Europe

Ice climbing, Switzerland<p>For those who don’t mind the cold, a week of ice-climbing and mountaineering in the Swiss Alps offers an exhilarating winter …

Travel

When the stars are out, so are riders at the handful of Colorado resorts that offer night skiing

KEYSTONE — Three hours after dark fell on Summit County during a vigorous January snowstorm, most skiers and riders were wrapping up runs in 3 to 4 …

Skiing

TripAdvisor's up-and-coming destinations for 2018

It's the time when every travel site is predicting hot destinations for the year (here's USA TODAY's list). TripAdvisor used a data-driven way to name its "Destinations on the Rise," looking at millions of reviews on its site to determine venues and destinations that saw the greatest positive …

Eastern Oregon

The first person to windsurf down a mountain

<b>(CNN) —</b> He swapped sea for snow to go where no person has gone before.<p>Levi Siver, a professional windsurfer used to jumping waves and carving turns in the ocean, performed a world first last year when he took his sport to a snow-capped mountain in Japan.<p>The 37-year-old, known as "The King of …

Skiing

$96 round-trip airfares from LAX to Denver arrive with the snow

Southern California skiers will find that airfare prices to Denver are plummeting – to less than 100 bucks in some cases – just as snow is finally arriving in the northern Rockies.<p>Much like the Sierra, its snowy cousins to the west, the Colorado Rockies had struggled with a dry spell so far this …

Skiing

Dante would love these Colorado ski resorts and so will your kids

Purgatory sounds like a scary anecdote from Mrs. Olson’s Sunday School class. As in, “If you sin, you will end up skiing the slopes of Purgatory for …

Skiing

Looking for some Easter skiing? Vemdalen in Sweden offers family friendly slopes

Preparation, as any holidaymaker knows, is key. So after deciding to head as far north as possible for the best snow, and choosing the …

Sweden

Huge avalanche caught on camera near Swiss ski resort

Webcams from a company specializing in monitoring natural hazards captured a huge avalanche near the Alpine resort of Zermatt.

Skiing

Where to Get a Ski Slope to Yourself on Any Budget

Five ski resorts are making it easy to avoid crowded mountains this winter.<p>You go skiing not just for the endorphin-boosting exercise and the promise of frothy microbrews near a fireplace, but for the moment of renewal achieved by standing on top of a hushed, steep-faced mountain dotted by …

Skiing