10 New Developments in the Rest-of-the-World For Winter 2018-19

Every year ski areas around the world spend millions on fancy new lifts to make getting up the slopes quicker and more comfortable than ever before, as well as making other infrastructure improvements. There are at least 200 new lifts… Read More →

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 →

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 →

Score Thanksgiving Powder At These 7 Ski Resorts

There’s nothing better than a great, early start to the ski season. Luckily for us, Thanksgiving weekend is when many US ski resorts open their slopes. Liftopia: Buy Lift Tickets in Advance & Save There have been some spectacular early snowfalls… Read More →

More Than 100 Ski Areas in North America Are Already Open

The 2017-18 ski season is off to a phenomenal start. In total, at least 100 ski areas are now open in both the US and Canada. Buy Lift Tickets in Advance & Save In early/mid-November, the number of ski resorts open… Read More →

Five Ski Resorts Getting Pummeled With Snow Right Now

It’s only early November, but things are looking GOOD at several ski resorts around the world. Last weekend, there were less than a handful of ski areas open in North America. By Saturday, there will be at least a dozen resorts… Read More →

Canadian Ski Resorts Now Open After Massive Storm

There’s been incredible snowfall in Western Canada over the past few days and the first of the country’s ski resorts are now opening for the 2017-18 ski season. Banff’s Mt Norquay ski area was the first to officially open on… Read More →

5 Best Ski Resorts For Early Season Skiing in North America

OK, we wouldn’t want to tempt fate, but things are looking REALLY good for winter 17-18 right now. Same time last year, we were all a bit anxious because it was one of warmest Falls for a while. Ski areas… Read More →

A DOZEN Ski Areas In The Alps Already Open After Sensational September Snow

The snowy September has continued in Europe’s high Alps with three big snowfalls this month. 10 ski areas have already opened for the 2017-18 ski season and two more (Tignes in France and the Kitzsteinhorn glacier in Austria) will open… Read More →

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

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 →