There is no more central ritual to skiing than après. You’ve earned the calorie replenishment, after all. The good news if that drink of choice is beer? The microbrew boom is in full swing in ski...
At the bottom of the fourth cat-ski run, Billy Rankin of Colorado’s Irwin Guides mashes the talk button on the radio strapped to his chest. “Chickens are fed,” he says. “Come on down.”
If the term "Freedom of the Hills" means freedom to wander the streets of a glitzy resort with a drink in your hand after a hard day of riding, then this is the list for you. We've compiled our picks...
The ticket-window price at major ski resorts this season will be well north of $100, but it is possible to cut some costs.
The more comfortable you are, the more fun you'll have.
The best winter jackets and coats for staying warm and dry—even on the chilliest adventures.
The third edition of the two-week long competition has drawn 30 or so of the world’s best all-around kayakers to Eastern Canada for a six-stage competition at the peak of the spring runoff, when...
There are better ways to see our national parks than staring at Old Faithful or crawling in Yosemite's traffic.
Skiing in the middle of the season can mean long waits at the lifts and jam-packed hotels. Here’s how to avoid both.
A good lodge is all about access. Whether you crave empty surf, northern lights, or hip-deep powder, these eight adventure-ready base camps put you right on top of the action.
Snorkeling powder, elbowing up to the bar—every winter hobby is better with the right jacket
While the rest of the Middle East boils, Jordan’s epic canyonlands are quiet—and empty
With the economy on the uptick and early snowfall stoking demand, Dan Sherman, spokesman for ski-centric travel agent Ski.com, says you can’t count on resorts dropping prices mid-season. You should...
The Neoteric’s fancy fabric— Polartec’s NeoShell—might be the ideal material for a resort ski jacket. It’s breathable, quiet, stretchy, and totally waterproof. And Eddie Bauer employs it perfectly.
There are only a few carefree summers in your life. Don’t waste them interning at law firms—opt for one of these adventure-packed seasonal gigs instead.