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Get Your .Ski Domain Name Now

Thousands of ski-related websites inhabit the slopes of cyberspace, but only the savviest designers win the search engine slalom race. Now, ski website owners have a new tool: Introducing, the .Ski Domain Name! That´s...

Skiing in Hemingway´s Tracks

In an interview featured in The Telegraph, actress Mariel Hemingway disputes the idea that grandpa Ernest wrote his stories under the influence of alcohol. “So many writers glorify my grandfather’s way of living as...

Happy Birthday Klaus Obermeyer

Today, December 2, 2013, marks the 94th birthday of ski-wear designer Klaus Obermeyer. If you know anything about him, it should come as no surprise that he is still skiing, yodeling and designing clothes. Obermeyer was...

Breckenridge Colorado Pays Homage to Ullr

From January 5th to January 11, 2014, the Town of Breckenridge will celebrate their annual Ullr Festival.  Since Ullr, the God of Snow, bestows the Colorado mountains with an abundance of white fluffy powder,...

International Women’s Ski Day

It took awhile for ski manufacturers to figure out that women are different from men. K2 was one of the first to benefit from this enlightenment. That’s why they developed their T Nine line for women. The Title IX...

Six Countries Bid for the 2022 Winter Olympics

Nothing says “awesome ski town” like a winning bid for the Winter Olympics. On November 15, 2013, the International Olympic Committee announced the six cities that have confirmed bids for the 2022 event. The...

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History of skiing in the U.S.

10 Things You Didn’t Know About the History of Skiing in the U.S.

Skiing has been around for several decades in the states. But,...

Mishandled baggage

Airlines Mishandled Baggage Chaos Expected to Continue Through Winter

Ahh, summer. The season of warm breezes, beach vacations, and...

Best shipping tips for this holiday season

Shipping Tips For This Holiday Season

As the holiday season approaches, lines at the airport and post...

Best mountain to ski in Colorado

Travel Tuesday – Colorado

This week we head to the Centennial State of Colorado. A popular...