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Don't Pack It, Rent It: You Might Want To Have These Items Delivered

Map Happy | Posted 04.07.2016 | Travel
Map Happy

Everyone loves having a meal delivered to their hotel room from the onsite restaurant. Room service is a quintessential perk when traveling. This pos...

How to Become America's Largest Ski Resort

Kari Haugeto | Posted 03.25.2016 | Travel
Kari Haugeto

Creating America's largest ski resort looks simple on paper. Take two ginormous ski areas -- Park City and Canyons -- build a connecting lift, and behold: America's biggest mountain destination! It's not that simple in practice.

The Five Fundamentals Of Skiing According To Ski Instructor And 2015's Trainer Of The Year

Quora | Posted 03.07.2016 | Sports
Quora

These questions originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights. ...

New Mexico Mountain Gives Bunny Hill Skiers a View

Christine Negroni | Posted 03.01.2016 | Travel
Christine Negroni

"Don't look down. Look up and enjoy the view," Seth Hardy said - not just once but all day long. The ski instructor and former junior Olympian was wor...

Skiers Stumble Across Endangered Snow Leopard

The Huffington Post | Lee Moran | Posted 02.15.2016 | Science

Skiers chanced upon a rare snow leopard as they zipped down a mountainside in India. The endangered big cat was crouching in the snow on a tree-dotted...

WATCH: Breathtaking 360 Degree Ski Video Made With Just iPhone And String

The Huffington Post | Lee Moran | Posted 02.06.2016 | Weird News

You don't need a lot of money to make an epic ski video. Just ask Nicolas Vuignier, who's done exactly that using his iPhone 6 and a piece of string. ...

Top Skier Survives Terrifying 1,000-Foot Plunge

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 02.01.2016 | Sports

This is why she's one of the best skiers in the world. Angel Collinson was skiing in Alaska's Neacola Range last spring and shooting the film "Paradi...

9 Valentine's Day Gifts For Ski Enthusiasts

Jon Weisberg | Posted 01.30.2016 | Fifty
Jon Weisberg

Senior skiers I know have a passion for the sport, and it extends to other areas of their lives -- Valentine's Day included! With that in mind, here are some Valentine's gifts that might feed the passion for your partner and for playing in the snow.

Why The Hell Would A Formula 1 Car Race Down A Ski Slope?

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 01.15.2016 | Weird News

They put snow chains on it like it's an old Pontiac chugging to the chalet. But this is a Formula 1 race car driven by F1 star Max Verstappen and it'...

Why It Matters That Gus Kenworthy Came Out

Chris French | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Chris French

When you grow up gay in this part of America, where LGBT people are essentially invisible, just one hero can change your life.

Spring Break Traditions in the Mountains

Kari Haugeto | Posted 06.11.2015 | Travel
Kari Haugeto

Remember the first time you did something with your parents? If we're in Breckenridge in the winter, the boys take the lifts straight to Little Johnny's run. It holds special significance because it's the first black diamond run -- the most difficult kind -- the boys carved out with dad.

World's Most Terrifying Ski Slopes

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 04.04.2015 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

Strapping yourself onto two tiny pieces of wood--or one thick one--isn't terrifying enough; that's why daredevils brave cliffs, chutes, and iced-over moguls. These near-vertical runs are within recognized ski areas, proving you can be on-piste yet still out of your mind.

5 Exercises To Get You Ready To Hit The Slopes

Posted 12.21.2014 | Healthy Living

By Kristen Domonell for Life by DailyBurn Ready to hit the slopes this winter? If you spend most of your week cooped up at a desk, weekend ski and ...

Ain't No Mountain High Enough: 7 Romantic Mountaintop Hotels

Oyster | Posted 01.13.2015 | Travel
Oyster

Rather than traversing mountains, rivers, and valleys to get to your sweetheart, we heartily recommend making that journey together -- because it's really hard to top a romantic getaway snuggled up in a cozy mountain cabin or ski chalet.

Beyond Skiing Everest: Enduring a Bigger Challenge

The Surf Channel | Posted 11.30.2014 | Sports
The Surf Channel

Mike Marolt, Steve Marolt and Jim Gile have over 25 years of expeditions to some 40 of the highest peaks in the world, without Sherpa, oxygen, drugs and all the amenities.

The Faithful Shopper: Fit for Summer

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 07.13.2014 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

Memorial Day is coming soon, and that means it's well past time to get yourself in shape for the beach! Work out at a gym or at home, then get a massa...

Aspen Women's Backcountry Ski Hut Trip (PHOTOS)

Stefani Jackenthal | Posted 05.28.2014 | Travel
Stefani Jackenthal

The three-day, two night all women's backcountry ski hut trip in the 10th Mountain Hut Trail System, led by Aspen Alpine Guides, promised ski touring, powder skiing, scrumptious food and wine.

On Ski Lifts and the Human Condition

Lianna Serko | Posted 04.26.2014 | College
Lianna Serko

Invariably, it goes like this: lift, ski, repeat. Lift, ski, repeat. Lift, ski, repeat. The most variable part of the formula -- the part most liable to be different each and every time -- is the lift.

The Rolling Graffiti Trucks OF NYC's Art World

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 03.24.2014 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

A ubiquitous sight throughout large cities like New York, the graffiti covered box truck has inherited the all-city art mantle from the subway train c...

The Faithful Shopper: Winter Wonderland

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 03.17.2014 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

Winter is less than one month old, and already it's been eventful! Clearly, we have a lot of weather to go, and luckily we still have some wonderful s...

WATCH: Parachuting Skiing? Base Jumping? How About All Three In One

The Huffington Post | Isaac Saul | Posted 12.30.2013 | Weird News

Vincent Descols must have gotten bored with base jumping. To spice things up a bit, the French athlete adds skis and a parachute. And a GoPro....

Away for the Holidays: Sun or Ski?

Quia Querisma | Posted 02.19.2014 | Travel
Quia Querisma

Timing a family vacation or much-needed couple time over the Christmas to New Year break can be a major stress reliever. The idea of trading host duties of cleaning, decorating, and cooking for a relaxing beach escape or a luxurious ski holiday is definitely a tempting thought.

Where the Boys Are

Paula Froelich | Posted 11.19.2013 | Travel
Paula Froelich

Somehow, by sheer accident, I'd wandered into the land of Olympic athletes training for this Winter's Games -- it was like my own private Olympic Village.

What's So Great About the End of Ski Season?

Kari Haugeto | Posted 07.02.2013 | Travel
Kari Haugeto

Although we love to ski and can't wait for the next season to begin, we don't want to wait as long to come back to America's mountain resorts. One of its best-kept secrets is that when the snow disappears, the fun doesn't.

PHOTOS: Small Towns To Explore In 2013

Lynn O'Rourke Hayes | Posted 03.12.2013 | Travel
Lynn O'Rourke Hayes

Take a detour from America's massive cities and embrace the charm of our small towns.