Ski Resorts

Vail Resorts to face tough questions over Mount Sunapee purchase

NEWBURY, N.H. — Ahead of next week’s meeting on Vail Resorts proposed takeover of the Mount Sunapee ski area, some concerned residents want …

Skiing

THESE MIND-BLOWING SKI RESORTS SHOW WHY CANADA IS A WINTER WONDERLAND

If you’re looking to tear up the slopes this season, there’s no better place to do it than Canada’s mountain villages. The Great White North is home …

Skiing

The affordable holiday Aussie overlook

As I look out the window as we near the top of the more than 1500 metre ascent, I turn to my friend who has the unenviable task of driving and say, …

New Zealand

Love of athletics leads Steward to UAF bid

FAIRBANKS — Sterling Steward Jr. said that a person may ask him why a guy from the South might be interested in coming to Alaska?<p>The athletics …

HBCUs

Is This The Best Season Pass In Skiing?

<i>This post is sponsored by Silverton Mountain.</i><p>Silverton Mountain is now offering $39 heli skiing, an exclusive private mountain day, and 42 free days …

Skiing

10 Canadian Mountain Towns You’ll Want To Cozy Up To This Winter

1. Revelstoke, British Columbia<p>Situated in southeastern British Columbia is the bustling ski town of Revelstoke. Here you can enjoy your fall and …

British Columbia

6 Top-Rated Tourist Attractions in Park City

There are great skiing areas to the east of Park City. This resort town was originally founded after the discovery of silver in the nearby mountains. …

Skiing

Pictures show Australia's ski resorts blanketed in snow

Incredible pictures show ski resorts blanketed in snow after fresh flurry blankets the region - as forecasters say there's even more to</b> …

Skiing

Hot Spot: The Elks Club

<i>Aspen’s surrounding mountains are a playground for core and casual adventurers alike. Here’s how to best enjoy the Elk Mountains (and maybe get a</i> …

Skiing

Rigoberto Uran withdraws from Tour de France

BOURG-SAINT-MAURICE, France (AP) — Still battered and bruised from a crash on the cobblestones, Colombian rider Rigoberto Uran has withdrawn from the Tour de France ahead of Thursday's big mountain stage in the Alps.<p>Uran, who finished runner-up behind Chris Froome last year, crashed on Sunday …

Tour de France

Stowe, Vermont: Family Travel Guide

What to do in Stowe<p>No matter when you visit, this character-filled New England town has enough alpine charm to flood an Instagram feed. But it's especially vibrant during winter, when skiers and snowboarders come to tackle the miles of trails that crisscross Stowe Mountain Resort's Mount Mansfield …

New England

8 amazing ski resorts in unexpected places – Page 2

A ski destination in Bulgaria just an hour’s drive from Sofia<p>Euphoria Club & Spa<p>Bulgaria is a gorgeous ski destination in Europe for winter holidays, …

Skiing

Geraint Thomas outsprints Chris Froome to win stage

Thomas retained the yellow jersey by pulling past Sky teammate Froome to win the legendary climb on Alpe d’Huez.

Road Cycling

Baler - Sabang Surf Forecast and Surf Reports (West Luzon, Philippines)

Other Nearby Surf Breaks closest to Baler - Sabang:<p>(click location name for more details)<p><b>Closest break</b><p>1 mi<p><b>Second closest break</b><p>1 mi<p><b>Third closest …

Ski Area

Snowmass ski crash leads to instructor filing lawsuit against skier

A local ski instructor sued a Denver-area man earlier this week who allegedly skied into him in February and caused neck and back injuries.<p>Don Jewkes …

Skiing

Canada’s Ski Industry Loses a Legend

Jimmie Spencer of Vernon, British Columbia, championed the high aims of Canada’s ski resort industry for over 30 years. He passed away earlier this …

Canada

Modest Minute at Perisher in Australia—Ep. 11

Modest Minute at Perisher--Ep. 11<p>Ever heard of a New York minute? Well, the Australian version is much longer. But it is technically the largest ski …

Snowboarding

Putin Says Russia Could Bid to Host Another Olympics

After hosting the World Cup, President Vladimir Putin says the country could bid for a future Summer Olympics.<p>Asked about hosting a Summer Olympics …

Russia

Using SPG and Marriott Points for a Ski Vacation? These 12 Hotels Will Require Many More Points!

August 1 is just around the corner which means the new Marriott/SPG award chart will go into affect. Many hotels are changing the number of points …

Hospitality

Tonga's oiled-up Olympic flagbearer should find a better way to inspire

<b>OPINION:</b> Roll over Neymar, and tell Nick Kyrgios the news.

Sport (New Zealand)

BUCKETLIST: How to score yourself a sweet spot on Sno’n’Ski’s Canada mega famil

By Nathalie Craig<p>19 Jul 2018<p>Hey snow lovers, Sno’n’Ski has officially launched the incentive period for its legendary 2019 Canada Mega Famil. Now …

Bucket Lists

CSIA

Canadian Ski Instructors’ Alliance<p>Since 1938, the Canadian Ski Instructors’ Alliance has stood as this country‘s preeminent professional ski teaching …

Autos (Canada)

17 Funny signs From Japanese ski resorts

Japan is known for its amazing light, fluffy powder snow. But ask anyone who has done a trip there and no doubt they will crack-up reminiscing over …

Japan

Areas You Can Still Afford To Be A Season Passholder

<i>Image: Silverton, CO | Cover Photo: Lookout Pass</i>With all the turnover in ski area ownership, season passes seem to run the gamut of prices. Although …

Skiing

IOC adds 7 medal events to 2022 Beijing Winter Games program

LAUSANNE, Switzerland -- The International Olympic Committee has added seven events to the 2022 Beijing Winter Games, creating a program of 109 gold …

International Olympic Committee

The 19 strangest places to ski

Hitting the slopes this winter and getting bored of mainstream ski resorts? From hermit kingdom to active volcano sites, here are the 19 strangest …

Skiing

Winter Park To Replace Main Chairlift With Brand-New Gondola

<i>“WINTER PARK — Tourists and ski enthusiasts will barely recognize Winter Park Resort come this winter thanks to several large-scale improvement</i> …

Skiing

7 new events included in 2022 Winter Olympics

lausanne (Switzerland), July 19 (IANS) Seven new events will be included in the 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics, the International Olympic Committee …

International Olympic Committee

8 amazing ski resorts in unexpected places

Move over Aspen! We’ve considered the three big S’s of a perfect ski trip – ski-lifts, slopes and snow – to create our bucket list of unusual ski …

Skiing

Drones to Aid Aspen Mountain Rescue

In addition to filming selfie park edits and spring break après parties, drones are filling a much more practical role in Colorado these days, …

Skiing