North & Central America

High Road

Outside brings you the best adventure lodges of 2012, including Icefall Traverse.

The 9 Best Adventure Lodges of 2012

La Niña is bringing in the screwy weather again. Here's where to stay while you're taking advantage of great skiing, snowboarding and more.

Best Ski-Racing Camp

Learn to race from former Olympic ski team members at PointZero1's camps in Vail and Aspen.

Do It All Season

How to find the destinations with the best snowfall this ski season.

Best New Trails

The best new skiing trails for the 2011-2012 season are at Sugarloaf, Maine, which received 22 inches last year during a Christmas blizzard.

Best Dawn Patrol

The best early-morning skiing is at Whistler Blackcomb, British Columbia: early morning gondola trip and bacon & egg breakfast, all for only $18.

Best Hike-To Terrain

Crested Butte, the ski resort with the best hike-to terrain, often has thin snow cover until February. Find out about their best ski packages.