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Ski Resorts That Sell Merchandise Online

Thinking about what you can do to support your favorite ski towns? We have ideas for that. If you want to show your pride for a particular ski resort and support their business from afar, rock their swag! We searched… Read More →

Updated: Ski Areas That Are Now Closed (2020)

No longer updated: 12:40PM PT, 3/27/2020: As of March 26, all ski areas in the U.S. and Canada are closed. To our customers: Please note that we are experiencing a higher than usual volume of contacts, largely due to COVID-19…. Read More →

2020-2021 Mountain Collective Pass is Now Available

Big news: The Mountain Collective Pass for the 2020-2021 season is on sale now! With the pass, you’ll get 2 days at The Mountain Collective destinations for a total of 44 days. It’s $469 for adults and $99 for kids,… Read More →

5 Black Friday & Cyber Monday Deals For Skiers & Snowboarders

Update: This blog post was originally published in November 2017. It was updated in November 2019 to include information most relevant to 2019 Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals. At Liftopia, we love a good deal. If you’re on the… Read More →

All the Liftopia-Cotopaxi hip packs!

Our Favorite Times to Wear a Hip Pack

Call it whatever you want: the fanny pack, waist bag, belt bag, or if you’re in the UK, bum pack. But here at Liftopia, we’re rocking hip packs. And we aren’t the only ones. This beloved 80s and 90s pouch… Read More →

Introducing Liftopia Essentials: Curated Gear For Every (Aspiring) Ski Bum

When we’re not breathing in the fresh mountain air, we live and breathe Liftopia and mountain life culture. So it’s no surprise that when it comes to our gear and accessories, we’re picky about what we buy and from whom… Read More →

Vote in Our Liftopia Locals Contest for a Chance to Win

In July, we asked the Liftopia community to share their favorite photos and stories of their mountain town in an Instagram contest. We wanted to know: What made you come for the winter… and stay for the summer? Based on… Read More →

Loon Mountain – Easily Accessible with Something for Everyone

Loon Mountain — with convenient location (only 2.5 hours from Boston) and proximity to quintessential New England towns has long been a favorite of many skiers and riders.  Offering activities as varied as the terrain, there is something for everyone… Read More →

7 Reasons NOT to Ride Red Mountain in 2019

Editors Note: The sarcasm is thick in this article, and perfectly in line with the unique personality of Red Mountain Resort. There’s only one way to find out how great the people are there, you’ve got to go! 7. TOWNIES… Read More →

A Snowy Treat for Colorado on Halloween

This article was originally posted on by Meteorologist Joel Gratz. Summary On Wednesday morning, snow is winding down and totals range from 2-15+ inches (details below). Look for drier weather Wednesday afternoon, then expect three additional storms on Thursday, Saturday, and Monday…. Read More →