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6 Awesome Ski & Snowboard Trips in Europe

During the North American off-season, the fortunate head South of the equator to ski in Chile, board in New Zealand, or find fresh drifts in Australia. For most, though, the off-season is merely the time for planning for next Winter…. Read More →

5 Reasons Why You Should Buy The Mountain Collective Season Pass

The Mountain Collective Pass is here for the 2018-2019 season! Priced at $409, The Mountain Collective pass provides not only world-class skiing and snowboarding, if you buy early you will get some extra benefits that are worth your while. So… Read More →

5 Black Friday & Cyber Monday Deals For Skiers & Snowboarders

At Liftopia, we love a good deal. If you’re on the hunt for new gear, outerwear, and (yes!) even lift tickets, check out these Black Friday/Cyber Monday deals for skiers and snowboarders. 1. Liftopia Cyber Monday starts before Black Friday… Read More →

Top Ski Resorts That Offer The Best Value In North America

Last year, we set out to find North America’s favorite resorts in our first ever Best In Snow Awards. 10,000 skiers and snowboarders voted across a variety of categories including Best Value, Most Beginner-Friendly, Most Challenging, Most Family-Friendly, Best Snow Consistency and Quality,… Read More →

Northeast Ski Resort Opening Dates For 2017-18

Wondering when the lifts will start spinning in the Northeast? Below is a list of projected ski resort opening dates in Vermont, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, New Jersey, and Pennslyvania. Keep in mind these are estimated or tentative, and subject… Read More →

California Ski Resort Opening Dates For 2017-18

Wondering when the lifts will start spinning in the Golden State? Below is a list of projected ski resort opening dates in Lake Tahoe and Central/Southern California. Keep in mind these are estimated or tentative, and subject to change. Always check a… Read More →

Utah Ski Resort Opening Dates For 2017-18

Wondering when the lifts will start spinning in the Beehive State? Below is a list of projected ski resort opening dates in Utah. Keep in mind these are estimated or tentative, and subject to change. Always check a mountain’s snow report… Read More →

Colorado Ski Resort Opening Dates For 2017-18

Wondering when the lifts will start spinning? Two ski resorts in Colorado, Arapahoe Basin and Loveland, have already kicked off the season! Below is a list of projected ski resort opening dates in Colorado. Keep in mind these are estimated or… Read More →

North American Ski Resort Opening Dates For 2017-18

The instant it gets cooler outside, our fiend for skiing/snowboarding kicks up a notch. “When will I get my fix?”, you ask? There’s no need to get antsy. With resorts all across the U.S. slated to open in the upcoming month,… Read More →

Old Farmer’s Almanac Predicts An All-Around Wet & Snowy Winter For 2017-18

The Old Farmer’s Almanac, North America’s oldest continuously published periodical, just released their long-range weather predictions for winter 2017-18. The forecast, which attempts to predict the amount and placement, is a warm welcome (or should we say “cold”?) compared to… Read More →