North America offers snow skiing enthusiasts some superb venues to indulge in their favorite winter sport. With its extreme northern location, Canada‘s ski resorts generally boast consistently good snow, with long skiing seasons giving plenty of opportunity to enjoy the rugged beauty of this country where back country skiing is very popular. Canada is generally […]
While many may picture vast arid plains and large cattle ranches when they think of Wyoming, there are several mountain ranges in the state which provide some exciting skiing opportunities. Most of the mountain ranges are part of the Rocky Mountains and so they share the same steep features that other parts of the Rockies […]
A relatively new resort, Big Horn Ski Resort is located in the stunning Big Horn Mountains of Wyoming. When you consider the mountain’s summit elevation of 9400 ft and the absolutely stunning surroundings, you may well wonder why it took so long to build a resort here in the first place. Big Horn has a […]
A resort with a reputation for great snow, Grand Targhee Resort can be found in the Targhee National Forest. The resort has a summit elevation of 10,000 ft and an annual snowfall average of 500 inches – certainly you’ll find no shortage of great powder at this stunning resort. The family-orientated resort has two mountains, […]
Hogadon Ski Area, situated on central Wyoming’s Casper Mountain, is well-known for its diverse terrain, reasonable pass rates and uncrowded slopes. Not far from the town of Casper, Hogadon is a lovely ski area, great for a weekend get away. Opened in 1956, Hogadon Ski Area remains a firm favorite amongst locals. Hogadon Ski Area […]
Vacation in Wyoming during the winter and you will be able to experience something different at each ski resort. You can take a ski vacation at any of the resorts that are scattered across seven different mountain ranges, one of which is Jackson Hole, a resort with the reputation of being the steepest and deepest, […]
Pine Creek Ski Resort is considered by many to be one of Wyoming’s best kept secrets. Located in southwest Wyoming, seven miles east of Cokeville in the southwest part of the state, it lies in the Tunp Mountain Range. The summit of Pine Creeks offers unmatched views to the north of the Wind River Mountains, […]
Snow King Resort, in the town of Jackson, Wyoming, was founded in 1939 as Jackson Hole’s first ski area. Since its beginnings, Snow King Resort of Jackson Hole has become a popular vacation destination year-round, known for its outstanding facilities and wonderful accommodation. Boasting a practically perfect fall-line on its 400 acres of ski terrain, […]
Snowy Range is wonderfully situated in Wyoming’s Medicine Bow-Routt National Forest, near the town of Laramie. Set in these amazingly beautiful surroundings, Snowy Range is ideal for your winter vacation. Offering a great family ski experience, Wyoming’s Snowy Range has spectacular ski conditions and a warm, friendly ambiance. For an unforgettable snow sport vacation, visit […]
White Pine Ski Area is located in the lovely Bridger-Teton National Forest of Wyoming, near the town of Pinedale. This fantastic ski area is a popular resort amongst those wanting to escape the bustle of life and get in touch with nature. With uncrowded snowy slopes and short lift queues, skiers and snowboarders alike will […]
The much anticipated Colorado Ski & Snowboard Expo will be held from 9 to11 November 2007 at the Colorado Convention Centre, Denver, Colorado. Snow skiing and snowboarding enthusiasts are ...
Doug Coombs was one of Extreme Skiingâ€™s most enthusiastic promoters as well as being a highly skilled practitioner of this spectacular sport. Born in Boston, Coombs cut his teeth skiing the ...