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  • 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...

  • 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...

  • Experience the Thrill of Snowscooting

    Described as a cross between snowboarding and BMX, snowscoots are an exciting and novel addition to the ever-growing array of snow-sport equipment. Consisting of two boards with handlebars and ...

  • Visit the New England Ski Museum

    Situated at Franconia Notch State Park, the New England Ski Museum has an interesting collection of items relating to the history and development of snow skiing, which are on display for the ...

  • Snow Skiing Champion: Hermann Maier

    Considered to be one of the finest alpine ski racers in history, Hermann Maier is the holder of two gold medals earned at the 1998 Nagano Winter Olympic Games and one silver medal earned at the ...

  • Indoor Snow Sport Complex for Texas

    The city of Grand Prairie in North Texas has announced plans to build an all-year-around indoor snow sport center featuring seven different slopes to cater for skiers and snowboarders, from ...

  • Skiing Without Snow

    While artificial ski slopes are not likely to replace the real thing, they can come in very handy for skiing enthusiasts to brush up on their skills out of season, and provide and exciting ...

  • New Zealand Resorts Wait for Snow

    While Australia's resorts revel in late snowfalls, south-east neighbor New Zealand has not been so lucky. With winter entering its third month, some resorts have been unable to open, while ...