Ski Resorts

Alta Lodge: The Ultimate Ski Lodge

The coolest ski lodge in the US is a 78 year old building in Utah that resembles a 1940s prep-school dorm with a few added Bauhaus touches. Imagine cement-block walls, mid-century industrial Bertoia chairs, and floor-to-ceiling windows with eye-popping views of the slopes. Then imagine that it’s …

Skiing

The town that sold mountains to the world

St Moritz, the showiest of Switzerland’s Alpine resorts, is no ordinary ski town – it’s responsible for winter tourism as we know it today.<p>There’s a story that makes it abundantly clear how a small band of English holidaymakers changed Switzerland forever. It involves a bet between hotelier …

Travel

How to Find Lodging for Your Ski Vacation

While thoughts of flying down the mountain might dance through your mind when you think of planning a ski vacation, there are other considerations …

Skiing

$6.50 Lift Tickets for Snowmass 50th Anniversary (December 15)

Do you ski? I grew up skiing, and still today, skiing is one of my all-time favorite ways to spend time. That’s why this great deal caught my eye! …

Skiing

Hyatt Place Keystone Now Opening During 2018 Ski Season!

Last year I shared the great news that the Inn at Keystone had been sold and was rebranding as a Hyatt Place Keystone and a couple of months ago we …

Skiing

This Ski Resort Turned One-Star Reviews Into a Five-Star Ad Campaign – Adweek

Turning your haters into your most effective promoters isn’t the newest trick in the marketing playbook. Bars and restaurants have been at it for …

Advertising Industry

Lund Hagem installs Y-shaped cabin on a hilltop overlooking Norwegian ski resort

Pine louvres cover the glazed sides of this cabin by Oslo studio Lund Hagem Arkitekter, which forks at one end to present two large windows towards …

Architecture

Ski Resort Cheekily Uses A One-Star Review In Its Simple But Clever Ad

Click to view enlarged version<br>Image via STRUCK. Click to view enlarged version<br>Snowbird—a ski resort in Utah—is renowned for its challenging slopes. …

Skiing

As Trump plan threatens ski resort tourism, industry mobilizes to protect visa worker program

The nation’s ski industry is mobilizing in a unified and sweeping effort to thwart potential cuts to a cultural visa program that allows young …

Denver

Arapahoe Basin tests snow guns

SUMMIT COUNTY, Colo. — Arapahoe Basin fired up its snow guns Friday.<p>The ski area wanted to make sure they’re working as it’s just about the time to …

Denver

California snow resorts get dusting on the last day of summer | GrindTV.com

After a historic winter of snowfall, California is ready to get back at it. On the last day of summer (Sept. 21) snow fell throughout the Sierra …

Adventure Travel

Winter Trips for Real Adventurers

You need a vacation.<p>But not just any vacation will do. You're an adventurer. Only outdoorsy, high-activity getaways will satisfy your wanderlust.<p>And …

Skiing

Mammoth calls out the plows as first snow of the season coats roads and village

It's snowing in the Sierra. Then again, when isn’t it snowing in the Sierra?<p>Mammoth Lakes got more than a dusting Thursday in the first snowfall of the season, with three inches reported in the village. Snow coated the roads so heavily that the plows were out, and locals left footprints on …

Skiing

Top Colleges for Skiers

Whether you’re hoping to ski competitively in college or you just want a place to hit the slopes on winter weekends, make sure to check out these top …

Skiing

Finding A Ski Town Job Just Got a Little Easier

You gotta pay for those powder dreams somehow, but unless you come riding into a ski town on a wave of lottery riches, you’re gonna have to get a …

Adventure Travel

Ischgl upgrades Palinkopf ski lift

21st September 2017, by Abi Butcher<p>The new high-speed Palinkopf chair features images of artists who have played at Ischgl<p>The Austrian ski resort of …

Skiing

Book winter ski trips now for the best deal

Are you contemplating a ski trip this winter? It might be hard to wrap your head around the concept of snow if you're still mourning summer's passing or trying to make vacation plans for fall amid foliage forecasts and hurricane news. But the best deals for ski vacations are offered well before …

Skiing

Infographic: 10 Biggest Ski Resorts in North America

Like many ski resort statistics, when it comes to skiable acreage, bigger is better. In recent years, North American ski resort operators have taken …

Skiing

Ski resort who got a 1 star review because the “mountain was too difficult” turns it into an ad

A ski resort in Utah got a one-star review from someone complaining that the mountain was too tough, so they turned into a double page magazine …

Skiing

Snow work, all play: Courchevel’s Aman Le Mélézin reviewed

A disillusioned skier is tempted back to the slopes by one of the region’s most luxurious hotels<p>I had slightly given up on skiing. I used to love it and go every year but, while fun, it is incredibly hard work. Just getting dressed in the morning is a performance — you have to put on so many …

Skiing

A long weekend in Kitzbühel: how to spend 72 hours in Austrian luxury

Alighting at Kitzbühel railway station, I spotted the smart Rosengarten Hotel Restaurant & Spa car awaiting me. My driver, a sprightly septuagenarian with a thick Tirolean accent, diplomatically answered my volley of questions about Simon Taxacher, chef-patron of the Rosengarten, which is set in …

Skiing

Go Eco-Friendly Glamping in These Geodesic Domes in the Swiss Alps

Located at the foot of the Dents du Midi mountain range in the Alpine village of Les Cerniers, Switzerland, Whitepod is a hotel that offers a unique experience in the heart of the Swiss Alps.<p>Designed to be both eco-friendly and luxurious, each pod is equipped with an efficient pellet stove, organic …

Hotels

19 of the best ski resorts in Europe for 2017

1/19 Verbier, Switzerland<p>2/19 Clusaz, France<p>3/19 Meribel, France<p>4/19 Lech, Austria<p>5/19 Courchevel, France<p>6/19 Zermatt, Switzerland<p>7/19 Klosters, …

Skiing

Futuristic Transportation Could Eliminate Resort Traffic on I-70 Corridor

Resort traffic on the I-70 corridor in the Front Range of Colorado could be a thing of the past, if selected for a new hypothetical transportation …

Snowboarding

12 of the best family ski holidays for this winter

From budget holidays to flexible childcare, in our top pick of trips you’ll find something to perfectly meet the needs of you and your brood<p><i>Unless stated otherwise, prices are based on seven nights chalet board for two adults and two children including flights and group or private airport</i> …

Skiing

Three awesome Alps adventures

Stretching across roughly 1,200 km, Europe's highest mountain range, the Alps, arcs across eight countries, from the Mediterranean coast of France to …

Skiing

Guys in Jeans, “Gaijin” – Keegan Valaika, Kazu Kokubo, Harrison Gordon, Scott Blum and More

Finally! This edit has been whispered about for some time now and it has finally been released to the world. <b>Brown Cinema</b> presents their travels …

Snowboarding

PNW + Whistler See First Flakes Of The Ski Season [Photos]

With snow falling across the west, The PNW and Whistler have joined the party with reports of everything from a dusting to a couple inches.<b> Related:</b> …

Skiing

Beginners Guide of moving to a Ski Town

Congrats! You’ve clicked on this article because you've either decided to give up a conventional lifestyle for the pursuit of snow or you’re bored …

Skiing

How To: The Complete Survival Guide to Summit County, Colorado

<b>There's a reason Colorado is among the most recognized snowboard destinations in the country</b>, and the reason is Summit County. There's better …

Snowboarding