Philip Higgs, Contributor, SKI Magazine

Ski Break

America's Last Ski Town?

Many Crested Butte locals are banding together against an impending expansion. But can skiing’s last shangri-la survive without it?

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People's Choice: Breckenridge, CO

Breckenridge is America’s favorite resort for a reason: It’s for everyone. The bombers, the boarders, the tuckers and the huckers—and you. Especially you.

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Banff, Alberta

Three ski resorts, a historic town and a natural hot springs add up to an inspiring weekend in the Canadian Rockies.

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Ski Utah Interconnect Tour

Why settle for one resort when you can ski six in one day? A backcountry jaunt through the Wasatch’s best, and least-skied, terrain.

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Upward Mobility: The Coburn House

It’s hard to come home from a ski trip—especially one in Crested Butte, Colo. Which is why a Boulder family decided to move there.