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7 Glaciers for Summer Skiing

Liftopia | Posted 08.25.2015 | Travel

It can be tempting to ski in a T-shirt and jeans, but it's worth remembering that even when the weather seems moderate, you are in high Alpine territory and things can change fast.

A Beginner's Ski Gear Guide

Liftopia | Posted 06.17.2015 | Travel

Leave the cotton at home and stick to wool or synthetic fabrics. Once cotton gets wet, either from sweat or snow, it won't dry out, leaving you damp and cold. Don't be the shivering guy or gal skiing in damp jeans.

Types of Alpine Skis: Building Your Quiver

Liftopia | Posted 05.11.2015 | Travel

Types of alpine skis range from "all-mountain" models to specialized varieties designed for very specific conditions. Skis' basic features differentiate the various types.

Crystal-Covered Ski Helmets The Next Thing In Ski Fashion?

AP | CATHERINE TSAI | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

DENVER -- Dareece Saca, a statuesque former computer programmer with a long blond ponytail, grew up skiing without ever wearing a helmet. She joked to...