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Colorado Skiing

This Colorado Town Is Its Own Winter Wonderland

Roadtrippers | Posted 12.05.2014 | Travel
Roadtrippers

Sure, skiing is a fun winter pasttime, especially in Colorado, but there's something so simple and easy about ice skating. Especially at the magical Beaver Creek Ice Rink (also known as the Leon Black Family Ice Rink), right in the center of town.

What's New at Ski Resorts for 2014-15?

Liftopia | Posted 11.03.2014 | Travel
Liftopia

While you've been mountain biking, enjoying the beach, or traveling this summer, your favorite ski area has been busy making improvements for the upcoming 2014-15 season.

Pond-Skimming and Other Reasons to Love Spring Skiing

Sherrie Nachman | Posted 06.20.2014 | Travel
Sherrie Nachman

Some folks are fed up with this year's frigid temperatures and endless snowstorms. But those who love to ski, snowboard and snowshoe have a reason t...

Skiing the Dream at Beaver Creek

Michael Conniff | Posted 04.25.2014 | Denver
Michael Conniff

As for The Westin Riverfront, the initial appeal journalistically was a greener-than-green construction approach when it opened in 2009 as a leading-edge LEEDS property. Since then I've come to appreciate that LEEDS need not stand in the way of luxury.

8 Free/Nearly Free Things to Do in Aspen

Alison Lewis | Posted 04.01.2014 | Travel
Alison Lewis

Most people think Aspen is another expensive ski town. I went two weeks ago with my son for his 13th birthday, and I was amazed of all the free/nearly free awesome things to do. Here are my top eight picks.

9 Reasons to Visit Colorado That Aren't Pot Tourism

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 03.04.2014 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

Originally posted on CNTraveler.com Pot is now legal in Colorado, folks. As of Jan 1, Colorado becomes the first place in the world where ...

11 of the Most Gorgeous Ski Resorts in Colorado

Oyster | Posted 02.18.2014 | Travel
Oyster

You can't do much better than these gorgeous ski resorts. They embody everything a person wants out of a ski resort -- think handsome lodge decor, cozy apres-ski bars with roaring fires, sophisticated rooms, and first-rate services.

I'm With Stupid: Breckenridge Skier Bowling and Telluride Time

Todd Hartley | Posted 06.02.2013 | Denver
Todd Hartley

My son's school was on spring break this week, so we did what any proper ski-town family is supposed to do for vacation and visited other ski towns.

Fire on the Mountain: New Hike-To Terrain and Ullr Nights at Snowmass

Liftopia | Posted 05.25.2013 | Travel
Liftopia

When organized skiing began on Colorado's Snowmass Mountain in 1963, it's unlikely those early skiers, dreamers and developers could imagine how large and comprehensive the resort would become.

A Love Letter to Vail Colorado

Maile Keone | Posted 03.27.2013 | Travel
Maile Keone

If you love the mountains, Vail is worth visiting, especially if you have never been. This year would be an excellent choice to visit because it is celebrating its 50th anniversary.

Family Ski Vacation Problems Solved

Lisa McElroy | Posted 04.14.2013 | Travel
Lisa McElroy

Thinking about a family ski vacation, but not sure where to go? Out of all the ski resorts I've visited, Winter Park Resort, about 70 miles from the Denver airport, is by far the best for families.

Avalanche Education Shifts Gears

AP | PHUONG LE | Posted 03.18.2013 | Denver

SNOQUALMIE PASS, Wash. -- Steve Hamill first ventured into the backcountry three years ago, drawn by a desire to be in the woods during the winter. Bu...

Vail Resorts Trims 2013 Profit Forecast, Reports Weak Snowfall

AP | Posted 03.17.2013 | Denver

BROOMFIELD, Colo. — Vail Resorts Inc. is trimming its profit forecast for fiscal 2013, after reporting weak snowfall through mid-December at its...

What Ski Resorts Are Doing To Make Post 50s Happy

The Huffington Post | Shelley Emling | Posted 12.01.2012 | Fifty

Have baby boomers, who made skiing popular in the 1960s and 1970s, reached their demographic peak on the slopes? After all, what person over 50 wants ...

Interview with Jennifer Rudolph, Colorado Ski Country

Connie Lawn | Posted 06.19.2012 | Denver
Connie Lawn

Being a weather dependent industry, we're bound to have dry years such as the one we are just finishing. Not every season can be a record season.

Spring Skiing at A-Basin

Connie Lawn | Posted 06.17.2012 | Denver
Connie Lawn

Though it may not seem like it from the 70-degree weather in Denver, there is still some fun spring skiing to be had nearby and resorts are offering spring deals.

'The Kind Of Season No One Saw Coming'

AP | JERI CLAUSING | Posted 04.04.2012 | Denver

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. -- Western ski resorts are wrapping up one of the most unusual and unpredictable snow seasons in recent memory. New Mexico, traditi...

WATCH: Extreme Skiing Takes On Silverton Mountain

Posted 03.21.2012 | Denver

Whoever heads Silverton Mountain's marketing department--though it's likely the mountain markets itself--deserves a raise. Rightly described as "al...

HuffPost Guides: Aspen Snowmass

The Huffington Post | John Csiszar | Posted 01.10.2012 | Travel

Aspen Snowmass in Colorado is a popular destination for skiers and snowboarders. As part of a series on ski resorts, Huffington Post Travel offers our...

HuffPost Guides: Aspen Highlands

The Huffington Post | Lydia Schrandt | Posted 01.09.2012 | Travel

Aspen Highlands in Colorado is a popular destination for skiers and snowboarders. As part of a series on ski resorts, Huffington Post Travel offers ou...

HuffPost Guides: Steamboat Ski & Resort

The Huffington Post | Cathleen Shaffer | Posted 01.11.2012 | Travel

Steamboat Ski & Resort in Colorado is a popular destination for skiers and snowboarders. As part of a series on ski resorts, Huffington Post Travel of...

HuffPost Guides: Snowmass

The Huffington Post | Sara Gates | Posted 01.05.2012 | Travel

Snowmass in Colorado is a popular destination for skiers and snowboarders. As part of a series on ski resorts, Huffington Post Travel offers our guide...

HuffPost Guides: Keystone Ski Resort

The Huffington Post | Cathleen Shaffer | Posted 01.05.2012 | Travel

Keystone Ski Resort in Colorado is a popular destination for skiers and snowboarders. As part of a series on ski resorts, Huffington Post Travel offer...

HuffPost Guides: Durango Mountain Resort

Lydia Schrandt | Posted 01.05.2012 | Travel

Durango Mountain Resort in Colorado is a popular destination for skiers and snowboarders. As part of a series on ski resorts, Huffington Post Travel o...

HuffPost Guides: Vail Ski Resort

The Huffington Post | John Csiszar | Posted 01.05.2012 | Travel

Vail Ski Resort in Colorado is a popular destination for skiers and snowboarders. As part of a series on ski resorts, Huffington Post Travel offers ou...