Pocket Guides

Jackson Hole, Wyoming

Jackson Hole, Wyoming
As it turns out, Jackson without its legendary Tram is still Jackson. Print out a .pdf guide here.

Jay Peak, VT
Every winter, the meteorological marvel of the Jay Cloud deposits 30 feet of surprisingly Western-like snow on Jay's flanks. Find your stash with an inside line on this Vermont powder punch.

Killington's Outer Limits, VT
Randy "The Hammer" Grasso, a living legend of East Coast moguldom, earned his rep - and his nickname - by banging out 60-plus days annually on the unforgiving, bump-strewn steeps of Killington's Outer Limits. The Hammer knows every zipperline. Here, he shares.

Lake Louise Alberta
If you want to ski Lake Louise properly, wear a helmet. Print out a .pdf guide here.

Moonlight Basin, MT
One of the younger ski resorts in the country, Moonlight Basin opened on the north side of Montana's Lone Mountain (Big Sky occupies the eastern side) in 2003. Use our inside line to tap into Moonlight's best features.


Season Pass Roundup 2015-16

Season Pass Roundup 2015-16

Find your ski pass for next season—and the best deals—here.


Best of the East 2009: Jay Peak, Vermont

According to the readers of Skiing Magazine.

Trip Ideas: Jay Peak | Photo: Courtesy of Jay Peak

Trip Ideas: Jay Peak, Vermont

What’s true is that Jay definitely has some great tree skiing.

Jay Peak, Vermont, already closed for the season. Then a massive late-season winter storm rolled in—dropping 19 to 24 inches on the ski area. Naturally, they decided to re-open for one more weekend. The ski area is open Thursday through Sunday with more than 18 trails accessed by the Jet Triple and Metro Quad. Lift tickets are $39 ($29 for juniors) and—get this—they're throwing in a free lunch in the Tower Bar with a purchase of a lift ticket. www.jaypeakresort.com

19 New Inches at Jay Peak, Vermont

Thanks to a storm that dropped almost two feet of new snow, Jay Peak, Vermont, reopens today through Sunday. Lift tickets are discounted—and they're throwing in a free lunch. Here are photos of the new snow.

There are a lot of pros who ride at Whistler’s Bike Park. Can you name drop a couple for us. JR: Brandon Semenuk, Andrew Shandro, Richie Schley, Thomas Vanderham, Geoff Gulevich to name a few

Mountain Bike Parks at Ski Resorts

Need to know where to find singletrack or lift-accessed downhilling? Here's a directory of all the mountain bike parks at ski resorts in the U.S. and Canada.

Read all of the 2010 Resort Awards here.You can laugh all you want at Engrish.com, but when you break your tibia after charging through Japan’s deep boreal forest, it’s on you if you tell rescuers Anata no sotsugyouseisoudai dakara, tetsudatte kitte itte kudasai kono zubon ni iru atsui ninshin ni. (“As the valedictorian, please be helping with the hot pregnancy in my pants.”)  Honorable Mentions: Krasnaya Polyana, Russia | Le Massif, Quebec  

Resort Awards 2010: Best of the Rest

Best meat-infused cocktail, shortest lift lines, cheapest digs, and more. The rest of the awards from our 2010 Resort Awards.

Colorado River, Utah Primarily fed by snowmelt from the Colorado Rockies, this multi-day, 100-mile section of the Colorado River has rapids ranging from class three to five.  In the “Big Drops” section the river drops 30 feet in less than a mile, as you take in the dramatic, multicolored canyons of Canyonlands National Park.Holiday Expeditionswww.bikeraft.com  

From Mountains to Rivers: The Best Whitewater Rafting

The end of ski season doesn’t need to be the end of your adrenaline rush. We followed the melting snow downstream and uncovered the best spots for white water rafting in North America.