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...

Cool Resort Jobs at Mike Wiegele Helicopter Skiing

A love of skiing often inspires an unbeatable urge to leave the rat race behind, move to a ski town and work at a resort. Ski filmmaker Warren Miller would say, “If you don´t do it this year, you´ll be one year...

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...

Higher Education: Best Colleges for Winter Sport Enthusiasts

For decades, the proverbial “where should I apply to college question” has challenged high school students. Factors such as curriculum, academic prestige and cost take first priority, but easy access to...

Industry News

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...

Opening day for U.S. Ski resorts

Opening Day for U.S. Ski Resorts in 2020

Opening day at your favorite ski resorts is just around the...

Best shipping tips for this holiday season

Shipping Tips For This Holiday Season

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

Ski & Snowboard Events

The Putnam FIS Freestyle World Cup at Whiteface Mountain Resort

2019 Putnam FIS Freestyle World Cup

The thrill of catching big air and the excitement of pulling off...

should you ship your skis to your next trip

Ship Your Skis | How the Winter Games Brings Us Together

We live in a polarized world. If you’re not one, you’re the...

The rundown on attending the Sochi Winter Olympics

Why You Should Think Twice About Going to Sochi

There’s a certain irony in the fact that a former...

Mexico’s Mariachi Olympic Ski Uniform

In the continuing saga of Strange Sochi Stories, allow us to...