Utah Shines in Ski Resort Survey

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Utah Shines in Ski Resort Survey

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In a recent survey by SKI magazine, around 20,000 readers voted for their favorite ski destination in the West, with Utah earning some high praise and three spots in the top ten. Deer Valley took second place, with Park City Mountain Resort coming in at fifth and The Canyons at tenth. Other Utah resorts in the top thirty…

Fresh Snow Extends Season for Colorado Resorts

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As resorts in North America started wrapping up the 2012/2013 ski season, abundant snowfall has resulted in some resorts extending the season, at least through the weekend of 19-21 April…

Colorado

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If you’re an easy-level skier or a die hard expert, you can be sure that you’ll find the right challenge for you in the Colorado mountains. With Snowboarding, night skiing, heli-sking, cross country, half pipes, snowshoe trails and much much more you’ll never run out of amazing snow-filled opportunities. The state is home to 26 […]

Vail

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Colorado’s Vail is probably amongst the best vacation destinations worldwide. Covering a massive area, Vail Mountain is never overcrowded and offers everything a snow sport enthusiast could desire. With the Back Bowls, cruisers at Lionshead and Blue Sky Basin, Vail has become the preferred ski area of most skiers and snowboarders. The exceptional ski conditions, […]

Lindsey Vonn Aims for World Cup Overall Title

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With ten World Cup victories under her belt for downhill, Lyndsey Vonn of Vail, Colorado, was more surprised than most that her first victory for the 2008-2009 skiing season was for slalom. She claimed this victory in Finland on 15 November 2008, bringing her World Cup victories to a total of fourteen. At Aspen this past weekend (29-30 November) Vonn placed fourth in both slalom and grand slalom events, which is quite an achievement considering this gutsy skier was on crutches nursing a badly bruised left knee a few days prior to the Aspen weekend.