Snow Skiing Tips

  • 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 ...

  • Ins and Outs of Snowskates

    A Snowskate can be described as a combination of a snowboard and a skateboard. It allows snowskaters to perform tricks usually done by skateboarders on hard surfaces. The sport of snowskating ...

  • Skiing in Tasmania

    Tasmania lies to the south of mainland Australia, and is an island that is known for its impressive mountain ranges, of which eight stand higher than 1 500 meters above sea level. The peak that ...

  • Helmet Safety on the Slopes

    The news of Natasha Richardson's death, daughter to famous Vanessa Redgrave and wife to Liam Neeson, shocked the world. What was to be an exciting and relaxing skiing adventure, turned to ...

  • Great Ski Holidays at Big Red Cats

    Next door to the Red Resort, along Red Mountain in British Columbia, lies a haven of snow skiing and winter activities - Big Red Cats. The area surrounding the mountain is filled with activities ...