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Local Ski Resort Back In The Hands Of Original Owner

Local Ski Resort Back In The Hands Of Original Owner

by Jules Older

At a time when big resorts are eating up small ones like blue whales dining on krill, contrarian Vermont has a different tale to tell. The story starts more than 50 years ago, back in 1966. When the state of… Read More →

Crunching the Numbers: Save Big in the Northeast With The Mountain Collective

Crunching the Numbers: Save Big in the Northeast With The Mountain Collective

by Eric Wagnon

The 2017-18 Mountain Collective pass features 16 ski destinations spread across North America and even down to Australia and New Zealand. For residents of the Northeast, the pass can easily more than “pay for itself” with just one regional trip… Read More →

4 Steps To Overcoming Your End Of Ski Season Blues

4 Steps To Overcoming Your End Of Ski Season Blues

by Annie Agle

Editor’s Note: This post was originally published on April 24, 2014 Most people greet the coming of spring with enthusiasm and joy. “OMG. Summer’s coming!” Shouts the floppy-hat girl in flip-flops. Soon masses of misguided warm-weather lovers will begin prancing around… Read More →

6 Great American Ski Bars You Need To Visit At Least Once

6 Great American Ski Bars You Need To Visit At Least Once

by Patrick Thorne

Most of us have a bucket list of ski resorts we’d like to visit one day, but what about ski resort bars? All resorts have bars, but some have become establishments themselves after decades of operation. These iconic ski bars… Read More →

Crunching the Numbers: Save Big in Canada With The Mountain Collective

Crunching the Numbers: Save Big in Canada With The Mountain Collective

by Eric Wagnon

The 2017-18 Mountain Collective pass features 16 ski destinations spread across North America and even down to Australia and New Zealand. The diversity of far-flung destinations may be the initial alluring feature, but geographic focus can be a key to… Read More →

Aspen Skiing Co. & KSL Capital Partners Buy Intrawest for $1.5 Billion

Aspen Skiing Co. & KSL Capital Partners Buy Intrawest for $1.5 Billion

by liftopia

Aspen Skiing Company, owner of Aspen’s four mountains, teamed up with KSL Capital Partners, owner of Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows, to acquire Intrawest Resorts Holdings for about $1.5 billion, including debt. A new entity owned by both partners is offering… Read More →

North America’s Favorite Terrain Parks

North America’s Favorite Terrain Parks

by Kristen Lummis

You know what’s really cool about terrain parks? Not the rails, nor the jumps. Not the skills, not the stoke. What’s really cool about terrain parks is that you can build a terrain park anywhere with snow. You don’t have… Read More →

The Mountain Collective Pass Can Save Hundreds On Skiing And Riding In Utah

The Mountain Collective Pass Can Save Hundreds On Skiing And Riding In Utah

by liftopia

Last year Salt Lake Magazine named The Mountain Collective Pass “The Best Way to Ski Lots of Resorts Without Being an Oil Baron”. This year the pass is even an even better deal for skiers and riders in the Beehive… Read More →

6 Surreal Destinations For Summer Skiing In Europe

6 Surreal Destinations For Summer Skiing In Europe

by Patrick Thorne

If you’ve always wanted to ski in Europe but never quite got round to it during the ski season, the good news is that a number of European ski areas stay open right through spring. In fact, a few of… Read More →

Another Shot Of Snow For The West! Cold Temps Continue In The Mountains

Another Shot Of Snow For The West! Cold Temps Continue In The Mountains

by Open Snow

This post was adapted from multiple stories on opensnow.com Summary Colorado once again squeezed most moisture south and west including New Mexico who scored 8 inches last night. Ski Santa Fe has had 32 inches in the past 7 days!… Read More →