8 Great Ski Towns You Must Visit

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8 Great Ski Towns You Must Visit

What makes a great ski town? Everyone’s preferences are different. Obviously, proximity to skiing is important (otherwise, it’d just be a town). Great food and lodging help. But for me, the most important element is something that doesn’t lend itself… Read More →

The Big New Improvements on the Slopes for 2018/19 (North America)

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The Big New Improvements on the Slopes for 2018/19 (North America)

When you’re pondering the price of your lift ticket this winter keep in mind that every summer ski resorts collectively spend hundreds of millions of dollars on new lifts and upgrades – and that’s just a small part of your… Read More →

6 Worldwide Skiing Bucket List Ideas

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6 Worldwide Skiing Bucket List Ideas

Editors Note: This is the final installment of our Skier’s Bucket List series. Parts 1 and 2 cover North America while this final edition covers the rest of the world. Check out Part 1 and Part 2! North American skiers… Read More →

Making a Comeback: Skiing Again After You’ve Been Away

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Making a Comeback: Skiing Again After You’ve Been Away

Editors Note: We are pleased to introduce one of our new contributors, Wendy Clinch. She is the founder and operator of The Ski Diva, a place for women skiers/snowboarders in this male-dominated industry. The women’s only forum at The Ski Diva is… Read More →

16 North American Skiing Bucket List Ideas (Part 2)

16 North American Skiing Bucket List Ideas (Part 2)

Editor’s Note: This is Part 2 of 3 in our Skier’s Bucket List. We continue with our North American list, you can find Part 1 here.  Ride the Single Chairlift at Mad River Glen In today’s era of ski-resort corporate… Read More →

2018-19 The Mountain Collective Pass is Now on Sale

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2018-19 The Mountain Collective Pass is Now on Sale

Welcome to The Mountain Collective. Have you been dreaming of powdery turns and floating across freshies? Well you’re not alone. If chasing pow and saving money is your thing, then the 2018-19 Mountain Collective Pass is for you. What’s New… Read More →

16 North American Skiing Bucket List Ideas (Part 1)

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16 North American Skiing Bucket List Ideas (Part 1)

Editor’s note: This is part one of a three part skiers by Eric Wagnon – A Skier’s Bucket List. North America will be split into two parts. Part three will be focused on the Europe and the rest of the… Read More →

2018/19 Winter Gear Preview – 7 New Ski Products

2018/19 Winter Gear Preview – 7 New Ski Products

Sure, the summer might be in full swing, but for diehard skiers, winter is always top of mind. Whether you’re dreaming up a ski trip to Japan next winter, or plotting a summer escape to ski in Chile, we’ve got… Read More →

6 Awesome Ski & Snowboard Trips in Europe

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6 Awesome Ski & Snowboard Trips in Europe

Liftopia is an affiliate partner of TourRadar and may earn a commission on sales from the links in this post. During the North American off-season, the fortunate head South of the equator to ski in Chile, board in New Zealand,… Read More →

19 State Parks (Plus One Bonus) You Have to Visit

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19 State Parks (Plus One Bonus) You Have to Visit

When mapping out a bucket list of outdoor destinations in the United States, National Parks get a lot of love: Yosemite, Yellowstone, Glacier, Rocky Mountain National Park…the list goes one. And while these are definitely must-see destinations, there’s one small… Read More →