A Beginner’s Ski Gear Guide

A Beginner’s Ski Gear Guide

Editor’s Note: This post was originally published on March 4, 2015 and has been updated for freshness, accuracy, and comprehensiveness. Before your first day of skiing or snowboarding, you have to get dressed up in something that makes you feel great…. Read More →

[PHOTOS] Massive Snowfall Totals – California & Colorado DEEP in snow!

[PHOTOS] Massive Snowfall Totals – California & Colorado DEEP in snow!

Ski resorts in the West, especially in California and Colorado, are starting off 2017 with massive snowfall totals and epic conditions. Don’t believe us? Here’s proof. 1. Squaw Valley, CA Get Squaw Valley lift tickets in advance & save. It’s… Read More →

A Ski Bum’s Guide To Peak Weekend Skiing

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A Ski Bum’s Guide To Peak Weekend Skiing

There’s no doubt about it: winter is fully upon us. Looking at the social media feeds, it seems as if just about every resort in the country is swimming in freshies, making a ski trip a necessity, not a luxury…. Read More →

Win Prizes For Learning To Ski & Snowboard!

Win Prizes For Learning To Ski & Snowboard!

January is Learn To Ski & Snowboard month! To encourage more people to try skiing or boarding, resorts across the US are offering special programs and discounted rates to any first timers wanting to give it a go. If you, yourself, are… Read More →

All Out Blizzard in Tahoe

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All Out Blizzard in Tahoe

This article was originally posted on OpenSnow.com by Bryan Allegretto. Summary Cold and Snowy weather continues through Thursday. Today into tonight we have heavy snowfall and high winds with blizzard conditions. Snow levels may come up just above lake level this… Read More →

The Longest Ski Runs in North America

The Longest Ski Runs in North America

Long ski runs are great right? You just keep going on and on, hopefully through lovely floaty powder or a perfectly groom corduroy piste… But where are the longest runs in North America? I set out to find out and… Read More →

Chairlift Etiquette: From the Lift Line to the Top of the Mountain

Chairlift Etiquette: From the Lift Line to the Top of the Mountain

It’s hard to argue against good manners, whether we’re talking dinner table or lift line. And while we all have a pretty good idea of basic ski and snowboard etiquette, sometimes it’s worth a review, especially if you’re a parent… Read More →

East Coast Gets 10-20+” – Ski The East & Score New Year’s Pow At These 11 Resorts

East Coast Gets 10-20+” – Ski The East & Score New Year’s Pow At These 11 Resorts

Remember the storm we talked about earlier this week? Well, it didn’t disappoint… “After one of the biggest snowstorms of the season has moved through New England, many resorts in the interior of Vermont, New Hampshire, and Maine are left… Read More →

Last minute lift tickets now available on Liftopia.com!

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Last minute lift tickets now available on Liftopia.com!

Over the last 10 years, Liftopia has helped customers find great prices for lift tickets in exchange for committing to ski dates in advance. Because many customers have told us that they would also love access to lift tickets last… Read More →

New England Storm To Arrive Friday

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New England Storm To Arrive Friday

This article was originally posted on OpenSnow.com by Plymouth State Meteorologists. Summary One of the biggest storms we’ve seen this season will hit this Friday, it will bring some of the best conditions we’ve seen all year. Sunday there is the… Read More →