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  • Avalanche Risk and Safety Awareness

    Located at the University of Colorado in Boulder, CO, the National Snow and Ice Data Center (NSIDC) promotes research in the Earth's cryosphere – the portions of our planet where water exists in ...

  • Avalanche Risk Identification and Safety Tips

    Taking note of snow condition reports and recognizing warning signs can go a long way to avoiding being caught in an avalanche. Significant amounts of rain or snowfall can cause the snowpack to ...

  • Ski-Biking in North America

    As ski-biking becomes more popular, an increasing number of North American ski resorts and ski areas are opening up trails to this exciting sport. Durango Mountain Resort in Colorado’s Rocky ...

  • CADS: Keeping Skiers on the Slopes

    Many Alpine skiers are faced with the painful reality of knee injuries at one time or another, and some may even find themselves considering giving up the sport they so enjoy...

  • World Ski & Snowboard Festival 2015

    As the highlight of Whistler's events calendar, the World Ski & Snowboard Festival is set to take place on 10-19 April 2015 with loads of action packed events...

  • World Freeride Festival: Tailgate Alaska

    This ten-day festival takes place in the heart of Alaska's Chugach Mountain Range from 3 April, offering thousands of riders the opportunity to enjoy world class riding and skiing....

  • Kicking Horse Wrangle the Chute 2015

    For the second year running, riders will be tackling "Truth and Dare" as they showcase their impressive skills to the judges - with big cash prizes as the goal....

  • Red Bull Cold Rush 2015

    This popular series fuses the disciplines of backcountry slopstyle, big mountain, cliffs and alpine ski touring and takes place at Revelstoke Mountain Resort in British Columbia on March 23 to ...

  • Skiing at Obertauern

    Located in Radstadt Tauern, a subrange of the Austrian Central Alps, the winter sports resort of Obertauern offers more the 100 kilometers of pistes with the guarantee of snow from mid-November ...

  • The Snow Sport Industry and Climate Change

    The snow sport industry has been identified by the United Nations Environment Program as being one of the most vulnerable industries when it comes to being affected by climate change. With ...

  • Snow Sport at Falls Creek in Australia

    Located in the Alpine National Park in the north-eastern region of Victoria, Australia, Falls Creek offers world-class snow skiing facilities during the country's winter months. Lying at an ...

  • Heli-Skiing in New Zealand

    Heli-skiing is an exciting snow sport adventure that is not only reserved for the ultra-wealthy or super-experienced...