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Want to take time off like a U.S. ski teamer? Hawaii’s the spot. Julia Mancuso lives on Maui in the off-season, and Bode Miller attempted an ill-fated professional tennis career there. Plus, if you’re not over skiing yet, you can tackle Jaws on skis like Chuck Patterson.

Where to go for Mud Season

It’s officially mud season, which means it’s time to get out of the mountains and head somewhere warm till the snow melts and the bike trails open up. We’ve got deserts, beaches, and rivers on our mind.

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Buy Cheap Lift Tickets

In 2006, Evan Reece cofounded Liftopia.com, a purveyor of discounted lift tickets that can save you up to 70 percent. Here, Reece explains ticket-buying strategy. As told to Skiing Magazine contributor Katie Matteson.

Now is the right time to go to Jackson Hole. As in, this weekend. Read on for why and how.  Also, don't forget to enter to win a four-day trip for two to Jackson just by telling us your ski-related New Year's resolution.

Stop What You're Doing And Go to Jackson Hole, Now

Finally, winter is descending on Jackson Hole. It snowed 8 inches on Tuesday, another 3 the day after, a skiff on Thursday morning, and now the forecast calls for a foot by the weekend. In short, it's utterly, totally ON. And it's empty. According to a local patroller who asked not to be named, many Jackson locals were so impatient with the slow start that they've "given up." The mountain's marketing team is killing themselves to sell tickets and they're basically giving them away. Read on for more.