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PHOTOS: South America’s Ski Season Is Off To A Great Start!

PHOTOS: South America’s Ski Season Is Off To A Great Start!

by liftopia

About a week ago, South America got its first big dump of the 2017 season. A May storm dropped about two feet of snow on Chilean resorts: Ski Portillo, Valle Nevado, El Colorado, and La Parva. Some resorts have announced an early… Read More →

Score May Powder At These 4 Ski Resorts

Score May Powder At These 4 Ski Resorts

by liftopia

1. Mt. Bachelor The inches keep piling up at Mt Bachelor who’s already gotten 11 inches this week with more to come. After an outstanding season with a cumulative snowfall total of 600 inches this season, Mt. Bachelor plans re-open for… Read More →

Some Of The Deepest Snow Depths This Season Were At Mountain Collective Resorts

Some Of The Deepest Snow Depths This Season Were At Mountain Collective Resorts

by RoseAnne Moises

The resorts on the Mountain Collective Pass regularly get some of the best snow during ski season, but this year in particular was one for the books.  Tahoe’s Squaw Valley even plans to stay open through the summer (weather permitting)…. Read More →

Crunching the Numbers: Save Big in California With The Mountain Collective

Crunching the Numbers: Save Big in California With The Mountain Collective

by Eric Wagnon

The 2017-18 Mountain Collective pass features 16 ski destinations spread across North America and even down to Australia and New Zealand. For residents of northern California, the $449 pass can easily more than “pay for itself” with just a pair… Read More →

WATCH: Hilarious Dad “Forces” His Kids To Ski

WATCH: Hilarious Dad “Forces” His Kids To Ski

by liftopia

“Sometimes, when the kids don’t feel like skiing, a father has to get tough!” Ski dads and ski moms, can you relate? Video credit: Lionel Starr

Local Ski Resort Back In The Hands Of Original Owner

Local Ski Resort Back In The Hands Of Original Owner

by Jules Older

At a time when big resorts are eating up small ones like blue whales dining on krill, contrarian Vermont has a different tale to tell. The story starts more than 50 years ago, back in 1966. When the state of… Read More →

Crunching the Numbers: Save Big in the Northeast With The Mountain Collective

Crunching the Numbers: Save Big in the Northeast With The Mountain Collective

by Eric Wagnon

The 2017-18 Mountain Collective pass features 16 ski destinations spread across North America and even down to Australia and New Zealand. For residents of the Northeast, the pass can easily more than “pay for itself” with just one regional trip… Read More →

4 Steps To Overcoming Your End Of Ski Season Blues

4 Steps To Overcoming Your End Of Ski Season Blues

by Annie Agle

Editor’s Note: This post was originally published on April 24, 2014 Most people greet the coming of spring with enthusiasm and joy. “OMG. Summer’s coming!” Shouts the floppy-hat girl in flip-flops. Soon masses of misguided warm-weather lovers will begin prancing around… Read More →

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

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

by Patrick Thorne

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 →

Crunching the Numbers: Save Big in Canada With The Mountain Collective

Crunching the Numbers: Save Big in Canada With The Mountain Collective

by Eric Wagnon

The 2017-18 Mountain Collective pass features 16 ski destinations spread across North America and even down to Australia and New Zealand. The diversity of far-flung destinations may be the initial alluring feature, but geographic focus can be a key to… Read More →