Susan Reifer, Contributor, SKI Magazine

Red Mountain's legendary tree skiing is alive and well—and not to be missed—in the Pale Face Chutes, where severe vertical meets subalpine glades.

Where Now: Red Mountain, B.C.

A funky town, no crowds and luxurious new lodgings at the base of a 3,000-vertical-foot mountain. What’s the catch?


Nita Lake Lodge

Come for the mountains, stay for the lakes


The Grant Family FlatPak Mountain Home

A modernist modular home confirms the trend: Prefab is back.


Northstar Rising

With private clubs and loyalty rewards, family packages and immaculate grooming, upscale lodging and cutting-edge terrain parks, this little-known Tahoe gem is quietly becoming the Deer Valley of the Far West.