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 →

6 Surreal Destinations For Summer Skiing In Europe

If you’ve always wanted to ski in Europe but never quite got round to it during the ski season, the good news is that a number of European ski areas stay open right through spring. In fact, a few of… Read More →

The Longest Ski Runs in North America

Long ski runs are great right? You just keep going on and on, hopefully through lovely floaty powder or a perfectly groom corduroy piste… But where are the longest runs in North America? I set out to find out and… Read More →

North America’s Snowiest Resorts

With many ski areas across North America reporting big pre-season snowfalls, winter 2016-17 is already off to a good start! Arapahoe Basin in Colorado was able to open in mid-October, while Jackson Hole reported more than five feet of October… Read More →

The World’s Highest Golf Courses

Playing golf at high altitude may not be something you’ve ever considered, but as with all sports, altitude training can be good for your game. You’ll probably also get a buzz out of the fact that the higher you go,… Read More →