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  • The Winter Park Ski Train is back for just one day, March 14
    The Winter Park Ski Train is back for just one day, March 14
    It was Christmas week of 1940 when the first Winter Park Ski Train pulled out of Denver’s Union Station. Now 75 years later — after stopping service in 2009 — the train will chug again. It will follow the Union Pacific route that...
  • Purgatory
    #TBT on a Wednesday: Purgatory is Purgatory again
    Durango Mountain Resortannounced today that James Coleman, a local Durango businessman, finalized the purchase of the resort.Coleman disclosed that his first order of business is to change the name of Durango Mountain Resort back to &ldquo...
  • Liftopia
    Play hooky with Liftopia and get discount lift tickets
    Liftopia is celebrating the Fourth Annual National Play Hooky and Ski Week (March 2-6) with up to 75 percent off advance purchase lift tickets at more than 250 resorts across North America.Liftopia is also giving away a trip toAspen Snowmassfor...
  • Glacier Bay, Alaska
    Excursion to Greece, sail to Alaska, adventure in Estes Park
    This week’s deals include an excursion to Greece, a great deal on an Alaskan cruise, and a winter wonderland adventure in Estes Park, Colorado.Playing in the snow is a popular pastime in Colorado, and Estes Park is a great place to play. The...
  • Taos Ski Valley sign
    Ski List: 5 Highlights of Taos Ski Valley
    New Mexico's Taos Ski Valley ranks among the country's most challenging proving grounds. When legendary ski pioneer Ernie Blake founded Taos Ski Valley in 1954, he ignored naysayers who thought the mountain would be too steep for average...
  • Breckenridge Presidents Day 2015
    Breckenridge enjoys snowy Presidents Day weekend
    Coming off a busy Presidents Day weekend, Breckenridge Resort reported Tuesday morning that 14 inches of new snow had fallen in the previous 48 hours. According to meteorologist Joel Gratz ofOpenSnow.com, a "persistent and narrow snow band...
  • Red River Ski and Summer Area, New Mexico
    Ski List: 5 Highlights of Red River Ski Area
    New Mexico's Red River Ski Areacan boast of a feature that's surprisingly unusual among western U.S. ski resorts. Like Aspen Mountain, Park City Mountain Resort, Breckenridge Resortand a few others, Red River's ski runs empty directly...
  • Mt. Rose ski resort history
    Mt. Rose ski resort possesses interesting history
    Starting in the mid-1960s and continuing for more than two decades, one side of Slide Mountain was Slide Mountain ski resort, while the other side contained Mt. Rose Ski Area.Although now just an amusing footnote in the annals of Mt. Rose ski...
  • Snow, Snow, Snow – It’s Time to Go Skiing
    Snow, Snow, Snow – It’s Time to Go Skiing
    Melbourne, FL (February 14, 2015) – Since Punxsutawney Phil saw his shadow on February 2nd, six more weeks of winter are headed our way. Well the poor folks who live in Boston are not happy about the Prognosticator of Prognosticators...
  • Sunlight Mountain Resort- Colorado
    Ski List: 5 highlights of Sunlight Mountain Resort
    Destination travelers tend to pass by Sunlight Mountain Resort on the way to the much more famous Aspen Mountain. A stop at the down-home ski area, however, can offer a much different experience than tony Aspen.For starters, more skiers are likely...
  • Ski Santa Fe New Mexico
    Ski List: 5 Highlights of Ski Santa Fe
    At 660 skiable acres, Ski Santa Fe has about the same amount of terrain as famedAspen Mountain, but the New Mexico ski area remains relatively unknown outside its home state. Despite its southern latitude, Ski Santa Fe receives a healthy average...
  • Winter Park opens Cirque Territory for the season
    Winter Park opens Cirque Territory for the season
    Heading into the popular Presidents Day weekend, Winter Park Resort in Colorado opened the Cirque Territory to the public on Wednesday. The expansive 399-acre section of expert terrain was open for limited directive skiing during the past weekend....
  • Luxury ski vacation rentals that are over the top
    Luxury ski vacation rentals that are over the top
    The height of ski season is here. Perhaps that trusty ole ski resort -- where you’ve stayed since you were five-years-old -- holds reminiscences, but these over-the-top ski vacation homes will leave you wanting to make to new memories. From...
  • Northstar California
    Tahoe snow breaks dry spell
    Dealing with several seasons of disappointing snowfall, ski resorts in the Lake Tahoe area enjoyed a change of fortune over the weekend. As of Monday morning, Northstar California on the north side of the lake reported 19 inches of new snow from...
  • Hot photos of World Cup superstar skier Tina Maze in 2015
    Hot photos of World Cup superstar skier Tina Maze in 2015
    Tina Maze is a World Cup superstar skier who has won many gold medals in her career including two at the 2014 Winter Olympics. Tina Maze is also super hot so I've created a slideshow of hot photos of her so you can see what she looks like.Hope...