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  • Hitting the slopes this winter? What can you do if the slopes hit you?
    Hitting the slopes this winter? What can you do if the slopes hit you?
    Skiing and snowboarding, for millions of people, are extremely enjoyable sports. Of course, they're also sports played in extreme conditions with a relatively extreme amount of risk. Every winter thousands of people are injured on the slopes,...
  • Liftopia
    Super Bowl Sunday lift ticket deals at Liftopia
    Liftopia is offering some great Super Bowl Sunday lift ticket deals for game day. Here’s a sample of some of the deals available for skiing on Feb. 1 at ski areas across the U.S.California·At Sierra at Tahoe save up to 47%off the walk...
  • Dodge Ridge ski resort closes
    Dodge Ridge ski resort closes due to lack of snow
    Following a warm Martin Luther King holiday weekend, Dodge Ridge ski resort put mountain operations on a brief hold, which began Tuesday, Jan. 10. The resort, located in Tuolumne County off Highway 108, will remain closed until the next winter...
  • City Creek shopping center in downtown Salt Lake City, Utah
    Salt Lake City created a new image
    Texans love to head west during the winter ski season, and Colorado has traditionally been their preferred destination. Salt Lake City, Utah recently launched a new campaign designed to change that.Marketing itself as Ski City USA, Salt Lake City...
  • Still Time To Learn Skiing, Riding, On The Cheap In Michigan
    Still Time To Learn Skiing, Riding, On The Cheap In Michigan
    If you still haven't gotten around to that promise you made yourself to take up either downhill or cross-country skiing this winter, you've still got time to do it at a great discount price through Michigan's "Discover Michigan...
  • Tykes and toddlers ski and stay free at  celebrity favorite Mammoth Mountain
    Tykes and toddlers ski and stay free at celebrity favorite Mammoth Mountain
    Here’s a great deal for family skiers, from Feb. 22 to March 15, 2015 tykes twelve and under ski and stay free at Mammoth Mountain. When you bring the kids midweek they get a free perk of a a bonus hour at at Woolly's Tube Park and...
  • Top 5 Learn to Ski and Snowboard Month Tips
    Top 5 Learn to Ski and Snowboard Month (LSSM) Tips
    January is Learn to Ski and Snowboard Month. In 2013, Kevin Jordan, a PSIA-Rocky Mountain examiner and education staff member was named to the Learn to Ski and Snowboard Month Leadership Team. Jordan who is also the National Ski Instruction...
  • Abide by the Responsibility Code
    Skiers, riders learn the Responsibility Code
    The National Ski Areas Association (NSAA) believes education, helmet use, respect and common sense are vital for everyone to understand when cruising down the mountain.Every resort, large or small, follows the same seven safety guidelines and...
  • Exploring the marvels of Vancouver in 48 hours
    Marvelous Vancouver in 48 hours
    Vancouver is one of the world’s beautiful cities. Its’ location on the water, surrounded by mountains makes for an idyllic destination. Selecting what to see and do in a mere 48 hours with so many choices, can be daunting. Here is a...
  • Kevin Jordan LSSM Tip of the Day
    Learn to Ski and Snowboard Month Tip of the Day
    In 2013, Kevin Jordan, a PSIA-Rocky Mountain examiner and education staff member was named to the Learn to Ski and Snowboard Month Leadership Team. Jordan who is also the National Ski Instruction Examiner and Denver Ski Instruction Examiner for...
  • Hot photos of Lindsey Vonn tying World Cup record of 62 wins in 2015
    Hot photos of Lindsey Vonn tying World Cup record of 62 wins in 2015
    Lindsey Vonn did it. On January 18, 2015, Lindsey Vonn won her 62nd downhill World Cup ski race in Italy, putting her into a tie with Annemarie Moser-Proell for the most wins ever by a woman in downhill ski racing.To celebrate Lindsey's...
  • A Drive through the Tetons
    The Grand Tetons: Wyoming's winter wonderland
    On the west side of Wyoming, just south of Yellowstone National Park are the Grand Teton Mountains (also a national park). Any time of the year these mountains have a majestic feel to them but in the winter they become a winter wonderland. At...
  • Ski Sundown
    Winter Carnival at Ski Sundown and Mohawk's special invitation
    Most people associate the word carnival with a Madri Gras Celebration but at Ski Sundown www.skisundown.com located on 126 Ratlum Road in New Hartford, the word "carnival" takes on a new meaning ! The fun takes place on January 18 from...
  • A global array of fun awaits from US to Switzerland
    Winter wonderlands of the world from Vermont to Gstaad
    From Asheville to Switzerland hotels around the world are offering travelers blues-beating winter escapes with everything from beer and skiing to comedy shows and Jazz music.Laugh, dance and singThe Omni Grove Park Inn’s Winter Concert...
  • Squaw Valley Event
    Squaw Valley combines skiing, yoga
    California's Squaw Valley Resort plans to host a "Mountain to Mat" workshop on Saturday. After an 8 a.m. breakfast at Bar One in Olympic House, the event includes a half-day of guided skiing followed by lunch at The ARC at Gold Coast...