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Mountain Creek: Car-Free Skiing Near NYC | Posted 02.09.2017 | Travel

For more winter destination ideas, please visit Imagine hitting the slopes within two hours of leaving New York City. It's easier than ...

Shawnee Mountain: A Ski and Snow Getaway in The Pocono Mountains | Posted 02.05.2017 | Travel

For more winter getaways, visit The Pocono Mountains in Pennsylvania are just a two-hour bus ride from New York City but will still giv...

Hunter Mountain Versus Windham: A Catskills Skiing Smackdown | Posted 01.27.2017 | Travel

For more winter sports ideas, visit A day trip to the Catskills is great way to get out and get vertical. Two popular--and easy to reac...

Woodstock, Vermont: A Car-Free Winter Wonderland | Posted 01.18.2017 | Travel

For more Northeast destinations, please visit It wouldn't be an exaggeration to call Woodstock, Vermont one of New England's prettiest ...

Woodstock, Vermont: A Car-Free Winter Wonderland | Posted 01.18.2017 | Travel

For more Northeast destinations, please visit It wouldn't be an exaggeration to call Woodstock, Vermont one of New England's prettiest ...

Rare Thundersnow Hits Hawaii's Tallest Volcano

The Huffington Post | Landess Kearns | Posted 12.20.2016 | Weird News

Hawaii’s Big Island saw a rare weather phenomenon this week ― a hefty dose of thundersnow. Mauna Kea, a dormant volcano and the state’s highest ...

Get Out, Here are Fun Things To Do This Winter!

Lisa Froelings | Posted 11.08.2016 | Sports
Lisa Froelings

During winter time, most people would think about covering themselves with a blanket and just hibernating until the snow melts. Although it's really a...

Fat Biking: Why Is This Winter Sport Trending Among Men?

Lisa Froelings | Posted 10.24.2016 | Sports
Lisa Froelings

Biking on winter sounds like an extreme task, but many are already enjoying the benefits of burning 1,500 calories in an hour with this winter sport. ...

These 22 Images Reveal The Surreal Beauty Of Extreme Sports

The Huffington Post | Carla Herreria | Posted 06.09.2016 | Sports

When the power of man intersects with the beauty of nature, mesmerizing moments are born. And nothing makes those moments possible like extreme sports...

If You're Looking for Peter Pan You'll Find Him in a Ski Town

Rachael Oakes-Ash | Posted 04.29.2016 | Travel
Rachael Oakes-Ash

Who wouldn't want to live in Never Never Land, where forever never ends and all you need is faith, trust and pixie dust? Where a boy with buff quads in tights fights pirates and tells you to leave the world behind and bid your cares goodbye?

When Tinder and a snowstorm collide

Rachael Oakes-Ash | Posted 04.28.2016 | Travel
Rachael Oakes-Ash

I wish this story had a happier ending. You know the one, where I met the man of my snow dreams and we laughed at our candle lit wedding festival in the woods about the way we met that day in a snowstorm when we both swiped right.

11 Tips For Your First Skiing Holiday

Sophie Hannah Davis | Posted 04.21.2016 | Travel
Sophie Hannah Davis

If you have a trip booked, or if you are considering a trip very soon then keep reading. Before hitting the slopes for the first time there are certain tips you may need in order to have a smooth ride on the mountains.

I Hate Skiing. Here's Why

Anurag Harsh | Posted 04.11.2016 | Travel
Anurag Harsh

My family and I decided to go north for our annual spring break vacation. This year, my wife and two young boys--ages 7 and 3--wanted to try something...

I'm With Stupid: Reviewing Important Stuff at the SIA Snow Show

Todd Hartley | Posted 02.05.2017 | Comedy
Todd Hartley

I got to do something fun last weekend when I attended the SnowSports Industries America Snow Show at the massive Colorado Convention Center in Denver...

Watch This Snowboarding Toddler Show Us How It's Done

The Huffington Post | Kimberley Richards | Posted 02.01.2016 | Parents

Parents Zach and Katie Henderson got their little girl, Sloan, ready to hit the slopes on her teeny snowboard -- but the slopes may not have been read...

Blizzard Turns NYC Into Snowboarder's Paradise

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 01.24.2016 | Weird News

When it comes to snowboarding destinations, New York City isn't at the top of the list. In fact, it generally doesn't make the list at all. That all ...

How to Ski Like a Billionaire

Mark Hodson | Posted 01.12.2017 | Travel
Mark Hodson

There's something wonderfully egalitarian about skiing. It doesn't matter whether you're a billionaire in a super-luxe chalet, or a ski bum in borrowe...

Ten Secrets To Find The Perfect Ski Condo

Chris French | Posted 01.10.2017 | Queer Voices
Chris French

When you unlock the door on any ski resort condo, you're guaranteed at least some element of surprise. Still, I don't think anyone could have adequate...

Tahoe Vintage and Modern

Kerri Allen | Posted 12.29.2016 | Travel
Kerri Allen

Lake Tahoe first emerged as a tourist destination in the 1930s as a post-WWI ski spot, and has evolved into a world-class brand. This precious stretch of the Sierra Nevada range straddles Nevada and California, and travelers can experience a rugged backcountry adventure or modern mountainside luxury. Or possibly a bit of both.

Why It Matters That Gus Kenworthy Came Out

Chris French | Posted 10.27.2016 | 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.

Just A Guy Snowboarding The Sky Attached To A Helicopter

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 05.28.2015 | Weird News

Who needs a snowy slope to snowboard? If you've got the guts, an expanse of clouds and sky will do just fine. In a video posted Tuesday by Happy...

From Professional Snowboarder to 'Mompreneur' -- a Q & A With Deckopedia's Caroline Chabert Graeff

Xaque Gruber | Posted 05.12.2016 | Women
Xaque Gruber

Shifting gears in life can be both a tricky and rewarding thing -- just ask Caroline Chabert Graeff, former pro athlete who reinvented herself as the creator of Deckopedia Publishing, a clever new concept (think Wikipedia as a deck of fun activity cards), specially designed for time-crunched people.

Avalanches in Paradise: An Alaska Heli-Skiing Story

Max Gladwell | Posted 06.29.2015 | Travel
Max Gladwell

The helicopter buries its skids into a knife ridge no wider than a snowboard is long. This first attempt marks the landing zone high up in Alaska's Chilkat Range, north of Haines, Alaska, and not far from the Canadian border.

5 More Common Myths About Skiing

Liftopia | Posted 06.28.2015 | Travel

5. Doubling up on socks (especially cotton ones) is a classic gaper mistake. Sweat is a hidden culprit that leads to cold feet. Therefore, a fairly thin, breathable sock makes a better choice. When thick socks make ski boots too tight, reduced circulation also results in cold little piggies.

Spring Is King: 5 Ski Resorts to Keep Your Season Going

Liftopia | Posted 06.07.2015 | Travel

The calendar has turned to April, but that doesn't mean it's time to hang up the board(s) quite yet. Here are a couple of ski resorts to keep your season going well into April and beyond