North & Central America

Winter Escapes

Winter weekends are short and dark—which means you need to be fast and smart. Beat the blues with one of these surprisingly affordable escapes.

Skiing in the United States: Exposure Special

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Classic Mountain Towns

Places where the eating and drinking and hanging out downtown is every bit as great as the skiing at the resort

Take a Hike

The lift-served skiing at these five resorts is fantastic. The terrain requiring a bit of extra effort? Icing on the cake.

Winter Retreats

Whether you're looking for expert backcountry skiing or a romantic weekend that may or may not involve snowshoes, we've got you covered

NRDC

Director of Major Gifts Priscilla Bayley

Dream Adventures with the Pros

A new travel outfitter is offering up dream adventures guided by elite athletes. Is it too much of a good thing?