5 Reasons to Call Schweitzer Mountain the ‘Goldilocks’ of Ski Resorts

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5 Reasons to Call Schweitzer Mountain the ‘Goldilocks’ of Ski Resorts

When Goldilocks stumbled across the home of the Three Bears, she found a bowl of porridge and then a bed that were “just right” for her taste. Skiers and boarders who discover Schweitzer Mountain Resort in the panhandle of Idaho… Read More →

Snow All Week in the West, Deepest in California

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Snow All Week in the West, Deepest in California

This article originally appeared on opensnow.com by Joel Gratz Summary Multiple storms will hit the west coast this week. Between 1-3 FEET of snow should fall in California, with 6-12 inches for other western areas. Winter won’t quit:-) Short Term… Read More →

Best in Snow Awards 2019 – Fun Facts and Figures

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Best in Snow Awards 2019 – Fun Facts and Figures

Our Best in Snow Awards for 2019 are out! Thank you to all who voted. You can find all the results on our site, and you can vote for next year’s awards as well! Best in Snow 2019 Awards: Full Results… Read More →

8 Top Resort Destinations for Spring Skiing

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8 Top Resort Destinations for Spring Skiing

Spring skiing offers its own glorious vibe with more comfortable temperatures, soft snow (after the sun has a chance to warm it up at least), and often a fun party atmosphere (see “Mountain Festivals to Attend This Spring.”). For advice… Read More →

Guide to Great Etiquette on the Mountain

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Guide to Great Etiquette on the Mountain

If you are a skier or boarder, any day and every day on the hill is a good day. What’s not so fun is bad ski etiquette and forgetting the “golden rules” of skiing. It’s mostly common sense mixed with… Read More →

Tasty Apres-Ski Eats and Drinks

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Tasty Apres-Ski Eats and Drinks

There’s a saying that goes, A bad day on the mountain is better than a good day at work. It is really tough to argue this logic especially if you are like me and just enjoy spending your winter days… Read More →

This Week’s Powder Will be in Utah, Colorado, Arizona, New Mexico

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This Week’s Powder Will be in Utah, Colorado, Arizona, New Mexico

This article originally appeared on opensnow.com by Joel Gratz Summary The last hurrah of a very stormy pattern in the west will occur this week as a storm over the northwest and a system in the southwest coverage, creating powder… Read More →

Mountain Festivals to Attend This Spring

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Mountain Festivals to Attend This Spring

There’s only one thing that skiers love more than a powder day and that’s a spring ski day. The days are longer and brighter. The clothing becomes lighter as we begin to ditch the multitude of layers necessary to stay… Read More →

2019-2020 Mountain Collective Pass is Now Available

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2019-2020 Mountain Collective Pass is Now Available

The Mountain Collective Pass is back for 2019-2020 season! We are very excited to bring back the Mountain Collective for the 2019-20 season, now on sale for $449 with kids passes at $99. If you’re looking for the most bang… Read More →

Powder Continues, Deepest in Colorado

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Powder Continues, Deepest in Colorado

This article originally appeared on opensnow.com by Joel Gratz Summary Western mountains received 1-4 FEET of snow in the past week and three more storms could bring an additional 1-3+ FEET through the end of next week. Short Term Forecast… Read More →