Samantha Berman

Biggest East Coast ski resorts: Jay Peak, Vermont powder skiing

How Stuff Works: SKI Reader Resort Survey

No, resorts cannot buy their way into the rankings, and other questions answered about our annual reader survey.

Robert Johnson and family

Breaking Trail

Magic Mountain paves the way for BIPOC leadership in the snowsports industry, hiring Vermont’s first African American ski school director.

Skiing at Squaw-Alpine

Squaw Valley to Change Name

The northern California resort will remove "Squaw" from its name, announcing a new moniker in early 2021.

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SKI Acquired By Pocket Outdoor Media

SKI's acquisition by Boulder-based Pocket Outdoor Media brings almost two dozen enthusiast outdoor, fitness, and nutrition brands under one roof.

Heavenly Lake Tahoe

Destination Guide Guide: Heavenly Mountain Resort, Calif.

Where to stay, eat, drink, and play at South Lake Tahoe's biggest resort.

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Ski Town: Park City, Utah

From its modest beginnings as a silver mining town, this burg has blossomed into a year-round hub for dining, lodging, culture, and of course, some of the best skiing in the west.

Deer Valley, Utah ranks No. 5 in the West in SKI Mag's 2020 Resort Guide

Resort Guide 2020 West: Luxury Vacation

For skiers who prefer the finer things, these are the Top 10 ski resorts to be pampered at this winter.

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Freedom to Roam

With the opening of the new Solitude Station Learning Hub, now’s the time to introduce your bold young skiers to the slopes of Jackson Hole.

686 Moonlight Jacket

Style For a Good Cause

686 collaborates with nonprofit Boarding for Breast Cancer on a new Gore-Tex women's jacket that's functional, stylish, and supports a great mission.


Moveable Feast: Best Skiing Snacks to Make At Home

Take your on-slope nutrition up a few notches with made-to-go snacks from inside your very own kitchen.

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Jackson's Mountain Modern Motel

A budget-minded, family-friendly new lodging option in downtown Jackson, Wyoming.

Arapahoe Basin

Vail Resorts and Arapahoe Basin to End Pass Partnership

Pass sharing privileges on the Epic products will cease in 2019-20.

Sun Valley Baldy

Sun Valley and Snowbasin Go Epic

The two resorts will join the pass for 2019-2020 ski season, but will remain independently owned.

Priest Ranch Bottles

Booze of the Month: Priest Ranch Winery

These wines geared toward outdoorists are cultivated on a gorgeous Napa spread that embodies the active lifestyle.

Eric Lipton, Kicking Horse

Calling All Outdoor Industry Entrepreneurs

The first-of-its-kind Catapult Outdoor Recreation Accelerator is accepting applications from start-ups throughout the U.S.


From One to Eleven

Cruise the legendary groomers of Val d'Isère boot-pack to Tignes across glaciers and powder fields, heli-ski under the iconic shadow of Mont Blanc, or do all three.


Join SKI and TripAdvisor In A Brand-New Travel Community

The world's largest travel website launches a community-minded platform with over 500 partners, consumer brands, and influencers on board.

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Use Your Head

The High Fives Foundation's five-part video series lands just in time to remind you not to forget your most important piece of equipment this season: Your helmet.

Boreal installs its immense on-site solar panel system.

Golden Eagle Award Winners Lead Industry in Eco Innovation

SKI Magazine and the NSAA recognize three resorts and one individual leading the charge in environmental initiatives across the snowsports universe.

Kimberly Ann carves tracks down Scimitar Glacier.

Fade into Green: Glacier Peak

One photographer’s mission to ski—and document—the remote glaciers of Washington before they disappear. Stop four: Glacier Peak

Adam Roberts descends the northwest ridge of Adams glacier in 2014.

Fade into Green: Mount Adams

One photographer’s mission to ski—and document—the remote glaciers of Washington before they disappear. Stop Three: Mount Adams.

The snow was soft and welcoming on the very edge of Mount Rainier National Park.

Fade into Green: Mount Rainier

One photographer’s mission to ski—and document—the remote glaciers of Washington before they disappear. Stop two: Mount Rainier.

Skiing here is nearly impossible until early June, when the weather stabilizes and the corn comes out to play. In this shot, Ritchie finds his line down Mount Rahm.

Fade into Green: Chilliwack

One photographer’s mission to ski—and document—the remote glaciers of Washington before they disappear. Stop one: Chilliwack.


Destination Guide: Golden, B.C.

The gateway to Kicking Horse Mountain Resort, Golden is an eclectic little town steeped in a culture of adventure and individualism. Here's what you need to know.

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Snowed Inn

Snag first chair every time with a stay at one of these snowbound lodges, where it's you, yourself, and the slopes.

The Handle Bar's Jackson Mules

6 Spring Cocktails We Love

Spring skiing isn't just about the snow and the sun—these six cocktails are a must for all your après adventures.

Apple Watch new apps

Apple Watch Rolls Out New Apps for Skiers

Track your stats without your phone? We like the sound of that.


Couture Club

Elevate your après game this season with unique, high-fashion pieces that stand out from the crowd.


Into the Woods

Rustic comfort for your weekend ski-cabin forays.


Spring Style: Neon Strikes Back

Nothing says spring on the slopes like neon. You’re welcome.


Between the Lines

Swedish Lapland provides just the right type of adventure for all-female trio of athletes looking for far more than big mountain glory. Photos by Mattias Fredriksson

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Powder Day!

A rolling slideshow featuring people luckier than us.


Overview: Banff, Alberta

The postcard-pretty ski town of Banff is the gateway to three breathtakingly beautiful resorts, Sunshine Village, Lake Louise, and Mt. Norquay—each unique in its own way.


True Believers

As more and more resorts are operated by fewer and fewer companies, there’s a visceral desire to return to what skiing used to be. We traveled to a handful of community hills to remind ourselves why we ski. Their stories will remind you, too.


What Lies Beneath

Dress for success by choosing the right baselayer for your activity level, weather conditions, and internal thermostat.

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Mix It Up

Like wearable bento boxes, garments and accessories made with multiple fabrics satisfy our craving for variety.

Squaw Patroller Dies

Nearly $100,000 Raised in a Day for Fallen Squaw Valley Patroller.

Fatality believed to be from an explosives accident, not an avalanche.

Beaver Creek Culinary Fest Grand Tasting

The Perfect Pair

Wintertime culinary celebrations combine skiers’ two favorite things: food and skiing. It’s a match made in heaven. Or at least in your favorite on-mountain kitchen.

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How to Dress Your Kids for the Slopes

Our definitive guide to getting the most traction out of your child’s ski gear and apparel.


Park City Resort, Utah

Welcome to the biggest resort in the United States. Trail map required.

Cowboy Downhill Steamboat

The WKND: Jan. 13-16

What's happening in ski country this weekend.

Crested Butte powder day

Three Colorado Resorts Close After Getting Too Much Snow

Over five feet of powder in a week proves too much for some resorts.

Cloudchaser Lift

Mt. Bachelor Debuts New Terrain

The Cloudchaser lift accesses 635 acres of new terrain at the Oregon resort.

Winter Park Express Returns

Winter Park Express Returns

Winter Park ski train returns to the rails for the 2016-17 season.


New Hot Spot Eateries

A delicious meal after a banner day on the slopes is one of the ski life’s greatest pleasures. Scoring a table at the town hot spot? Bonus. Put these new and newish mountain eateries on your dining hit list this season. You won’t go hungry.

Big Beers Festival


What’s Going on in Ski Country Jan. 5-8


Everyday Snow Boots

These snow boots walk the walk—from office park to ski lodge—with ease and flair.

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Keystone Kidtopia Snow Fort

The Colorado resort’s popular snow castle opens for the season.


Unique Lodging Options in Winter Wonderlands

These unique accommodations will give your ski vacation a decidedly different vibe.


Fast Food For the Skier

Single-handed snacks for skiers on the run.