Samantha Berman


Which Resorts Have Re-Opened?

The season is over for most of the continent, but these resorts are spinning their lifts—with some very important regulations. Here’s the deal.

Patrollers taking in the view.

French Connection

Ski racers Mattias Hargin and Erin Mielzynski swap skinny skis for powder boards and head to Chamonix in search of backcountry adventure—no gates required.

Austrian freeskier Lorraine Huber skiing at Silverton.

Moguls meets Big Mountains

U.S. Ski Team moguls racer Jaelin Kauf is set loose on the steeps of Silverton Mountain under the guidance of veteran freeskiers Lorraine Huber and Connery Lundin.

Deer Valley Top 10 Access

Travel Kicks for Women

When your job is to go from resort to resort in search of fresh powder and the best terrain, ski boots aren’t your only important piece of footwear.

Wolf Creek Ski Area

A Place in the Sun

The world's first ski resort to run on 100 percent renewable energy hopes it will inspire more resorts to follow suit.

Main Street Banff

Ski Town: Banff, Alberta

Set inside one of the world's most beautiful national parks, this Canadian rockies ski town is bubbling with charm and authenticity. Bonus: Winter is off season here.

Picture Organic Clothing Women's Line

Sea Change

More companies are making great products from recycled materials, which is win-win for skiers and planet earth.