Ski Resorts

Mammoth Mountain Will Be OPEN Daily For Skiing & Snowboarding Into August!

Image From Mammoth Mountain<b>Mammoth Mountain, CA has just announced that they will be keeping their slopes open for skiing and riding until August!</b></b> …

Skiing

Whistler Backcomb's summer season sizzles

With one of the best ski seasons finished you would expect Whistler Backcomb to get quieter in the summer. You would be wrong. Home of the Peak 2 …

Canadian News

Poconos ski resort sells for a bargain

Skiing isn’t probably on your mind this somewhat sunny Memorial Day weekend.<p>But if you are a skier who frequents the Poconos, you have probably head …

Philadelphia

What it's like living off-grid as a skier in the Alaskan wilderness

<i>This story first appeared in the February issue of POWDER. Words by Julie Brown.</i><p>Derek Galbraith lives in a cabin, in the woods, in a remote corner of …

Adventure Travel

The 8 best ski gloves of the year

<i>This story originally appeared in POWDER. Words by Sam Taggert.</i><p>When it’s stormy and you need to zip your jacket up tighter or pull on your hood, …

Adventure Travel

Bode Miller left off of US Ski Team roster, 2018 Olympics questionable

On Thursday, the U.S. Ski Team announced its official roster for the 2017-2018 season, and one notable name was absent from the list of over 30 …

Olympics

End of an Era: A-Basin Lets Go of Its Volunteer Ski Patrollers

As the end of ski season creeps closer (though kept alive momentarily by recent storms), Arapahoe Basin is preparing to retire its colorful and …

Denver

Opening Dates For Southern Hemisphere Ski Areas [2017]

<i>Cerro Catedral, Argentina today 5/24/17 | Cover Photo: Portillo Facebook Page</i>Apparently El Colorado kicked off ski season in the southern hempisphere …

Skiing

Boulder Transport takes to the skies and slopes with helicopter fleet

Boulder Transport will begin offering helicopter service for those planning to hit the slopes this summer. Courtesy Boulder Transport<p>Next time you …

Boulder

You Might Be A Jaded Local If......

<i>Image: Last Chair crew</i><p>You Might Be A Jaded Local If……<p>– You only ski off one and only one chairlift.<p>– You think anyone who passes you on a traverse is …

Skiing

Arapahoe Basin staying open for bonus weekend thanks to “tremendous storm”

Arapahoe Basin announced Tuesday that it will extend its season by a week to June 11 — for a “bonus” weekend — thanks to last week’s “tremendous …

Skiing

PYEONGCHANG 2018

<i>by Abigail Javellana</i><p><i>(Copyright: The Pyeongchang Organizing Committee for the 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games)</i><p>See the transformation of …

Adventure Travel

Aspen Mountain will open for skiing Memorial Day weekend

Don’t put those boards away just yet. Aspen Mountain will reopen for skiing and riding on Memorial Day weekend.Aspen Skiing Co. announced Monday it …

Adventure Travel

Aspen Mountain to Open For Memorial Day Weekend

<i>ASPEN SNOWMASS, Colo.—May 22, 2017</i>—Due to recent winter storms that dropped 18 inches of new snow in the past week, Aspen Mountain will open for …

Skiing

The best co-working spaces for adventurers

For the past half decade, co-working spaces have changed the way we approach the workday, offering independent contractors, creatives and small …

Adventure Travel

Chongli wants to outgrow its reputation as a winter playground

A winter resort is trying to be a year-round getaway for visitors. Situated in Hebei province's Chongli area, the Fulong Four Seasons Town was a hit …

Skiing

Endless winter? California ski resorts plan to keep slopes open this summer

Californians, blessed with the natural resources to ski and surf in the same day, may be able do both deep into summer for the first time in years.<p>One of the wettest winters in decades has stretched the season for most California and Nevada ski resorts by up to two months, helping them regain …

Skiing

People fight over snow gear...in Perth

IT might be hard to believe, but hundreds of people were fighting over snow gear in Perth this morning.<p>For the first time Aldi was able to host its …

Aldi

No Big Deal... Just Another May Powder Day @Snowbird [Photo Tour + Conditions Report]

<b>24 Hour – 0″ | 5 Day Snowfall – 8″ | Base Depth – 118″</b>Winter returned to the Wasatch earlier this week and skiers and riders just continue to rack up …

Skiing

Colorado schools close as residents enjoy mid-May snow day

On Thursday, we reported on the fact that skiers and snowboarders at the Arapahoe Basin ski area in Colorado got to enjoy a mid-May powder day after …

Adventure Travel

The future of cult French ski resort La Grave is finally secure

A recent official announcement from France’s renowned off-piste ski destination La Grave that the 30-year lease for its lift system has been awarded to the nearby resort of Alpe d’Huez ends years of suspense about who would win it. But is La Grave’s future really any brighter or more secure? As the …

Skiing

Travel Better With the Osprey Shuttle Duffel

For six months of the year, I live out of a suitcase and a ski bag. I’ve been doing this for a little while now. Initially, I would haphazardly throw …

Skiing

5 Reasons to Visit Valle Nevado, Chile this Summer

<i>Jillian Raymond heads to the Valle Nevado base area after a long day on the hill.</i>As a US-based ski traveler, I’ve long come to appreciate snapping …

Skiing

Late-season skiers rejoice: Storm brings foot or more of snow to high country

Arapahoe Basin, the only Colorado ski area still open for skiing and riding this season, is reporting up to a foot of fresh snow Thursday morning as …

Skiing

Canadian Ski Resort Reopens Following May Snowstorm

<i>Images from May 16th | Grouse Mountain</i><b>Following 30cm of new snow and a season snowfall total of over 460″, Grouse Mountain has re-opens their slopes.</b></b> …

Skiing

Shark 2.0 – Mark Pinter’s Season in Colorado

The typical snow season is about six to seven months in length. Mark Pinter spent the season in Colorado, and condensed his pow lines, diy setups, …

Snowboarding

Telegraph Travel Awards 2017: win a luxury ski chalet stay for 12 people worth £31,000

Voting in the 2017 Telegraph Travel Awards is now open, giving you the opportunity to reward those operators and destinations that continue to surpass your expectations. And because we recognise you need to invest time and energy to make these awards what they are, as a reward for your efforts we …

Skiing

This ski resort in Colorado just pulled down a foot of powder ... in May

Currently, much of the United States, east of the Mississippi River, is experiencing temperatures reaching 80-90 degrees, yet somehow, skiers in …

Adventure Travel

The Budget Cure For The Summertime Blues | Beartooth Basin Summer Shredfest

<i>“Hold my beer and watch this” | Photo (+Cover): Mountain Rider’s Alliance</i>Want to ski lift access this summer but don’t have the deep pockets to go on …

Skiing

The Best North American Hotels for Outdoor-Lovers

Location, location, location — for home buyers and travelers, this is what it all boils down to. For outdoor lovers, finding the right hotel to serve …

Glacier National Park