The Southern Hemisphere’s 2018 Season is Underway Early Thanks to Lots of Snowfall

The Southern Hemisphere’s 2018 Season is Underway Early Thanks to Lots of Snowfall

Summer is here and that means the start of the summer skiing season north of the equator, and the main 2018 ski season in the Southern Hemisphere. In fact it has been so snowy in the Andes of Argentina and… Read More →

How to Build the Ultimate Shot Ski

How to Build the Ultimate Shot Ski

Editor’s Note: This post was originally published on July 24, 2014 and has been updated for freshness, accuracy, and comprehensiveness. Though the origins of the shot ski may remain murky (there are rumors of one being created at University of British… Read More →

A Guide to Escaping New York for a Weekend in the Gunks

A Guide to Escaping New York for a Weekend in the Gunks

Amid the sensory onslaught of Times Square, you’re not thinking about wild blueberries, ice caves, or mountain lakes. Most people aren’t wishing they were scrambling over knobby boulders or kicking up dirt. And in summer, you may not even be… Read More →

Mountain Biking Guide: How to Get Started

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Mountain Biking Guide: How to Get Started

Not only is mountain biking an amazing summer sport for skiers and snowboarders, but it’s also a ton of fun in its own right. Bikes are amazing tools for exploring backcountry trails, keeping up your fitness through the summer, and… Read More →

9 Tips for the Perfect On-Mountain Picnic

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9 Tips for the Perfect On-Mountain Picnic

There are tons of reasons why spring is so special: the perfect temperatures, the likelihood of late season snow, tons of on-mountain entertainment. However, what might be the quintessential spring experience is one that you may have missed — until… Read More →

Getting Ready to Ride: A Bicycle Equipment Check

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Getting Ready to Ride: A Bicycle Equipment Check

Spring is finally here, and if you’re anything like me, you’ve been waiting all winter to get back in the saddle and on to two wheels. But before you just pull your bike out of its hibernation in the basement… Read More →

April Monthly Snowboard Deals

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April Monthly Snowboard Deals

Now the season is winding down, our friends at evo.com have shared with us some of the best deals for snowboards and snowboard gear! 2018 Salomon Villian Snowboard Regular Price: $479 Sale Price: $407 Unlike the typical evil-minded archetype, the… Read More →

2018-2019 Season Tickets Now on Sale

2018-2019 Season Tickets Now on Sale

The season is winding down to a close, but before you get your ski withdrawals, you can get a head start on the 2018-19 season. Below you can find next year’s season tickets, available to purchase today. Let’s check ’em… Read More →

How to Know When to Break Up with Your Ski Gear

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How to Know When to Break Up with Your Ski Gear

They say that all good things come to an end and for us, the end of ski season is nigh. Though spring is traditionally a time when love in the air, the cold truth is that not all relationships will… Read More →

Best in Snow Survey: North America’s Most Beloved Ski Areas

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Best in Snow Survey: North America’s Most Beloved Ski Areas

The 2017-18 ski season is just about over. It was a great year of fluffy pow, carved turns and of course, après-ski after a day on the mountain. In order to make your next season the best yet, we are launching… Read More →