Tag: colorado

  • 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 ...

  • 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 ...

  • DemoFest 2014

    Test out new equipment from some of the top skiing and snowboarding manufacturers at Demofest...

  • Four-Season Skiing Planned for Castle Rock

    While it’s still in the feasibility study stage, there are reportedly plans to build an all year around snow sport center at the Philip S. Miller Park in the Colorado town of Castle Rock. With ...

  • 2013-14 Ski Season Unaffected by Shutdown

    With the US government shutdown dragging on, skiers may be left wondering whether their favorite US snow sport destinations, many of which are on federal land regulated by the US Forest Service, ...

  • Snowmaking Boost at Telluride

    With an average of more than 300 inches of snow, along with around 300 days of sunshine each year, Telluride Ski Resort is a popular snow sport destination in the mountains of Colorado. Founded ...

  • Lindsey Vonn Returns to Slopes in Great Shape

    Fans are no doubt delighted at the news that Lindsey Vonn is back on the slopes again, more than six months after her knee surgery. The four-time World Cup Overall Champion recently tested out ...

  • Fresh Snow Extends Season for Colorado Resorts

    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...

  • Mikaela Shiffrin Takes Slalom World Cup Lead

    With her spectacular Audi FIS Alpine World Cup slalom victory in Zagreb, Coatia, on January 4, 2013, Mikaela Shiffrin became the first American to win two World Cup slalom races before the age ...

  • Copper Mountain First to Fire Up Snow Guns for New Season

    Favorable weather conditions in the Colorado Rockies have enabled Copper Mountain to fire up their snowmaking guns for the new snow sport season...

  • 2012 Colorado Ski & Snowboard Hall of Fame Inductees

    Founded in 1976, the Colorado Ski & Snowboard Museum strives to maintain the legacy of snow sports in the region, specifically by preserving the history of the 10th Mountain Division which was ...

  • Kingdom Days at Breckenridge

    The Fifth edition of Kingdom Days is a fantastic celebration of Breckenridge town's heritage. The town was established back in 1859.