Skiing And Snowboarding

The New Backcountry Snow Test You Need to Know

If you're a safety-savvy backcountry skier, snowboarder or other traveler, there are a few snow-stability tests you know. Traditional tests are designed to show you the weak layers in the...

Video: Norwegian Ski Team Dances in Racing Suits

With many of the U.S. Olympians taking themselves rather seriously these days, this video is a refreshing change of tone: Norwegian alpine ski team members dance to Michael Jackson's "...

The Ultimate Hut Trip Packing List

I'm heading out on a mini hut trip this weekend, which means it's time to gather up all the necessary gear and check it twice. I treat packing for a hut trip like packing for car camping...

Skier Killed By Avalanche

A 30-year-old skier was killed by an avalanche in Grand Teton National Park on Sunday, as reported by

Naughty Pics Send Olympian Scotty Lago Home

The obvious thing to do after you win an Olympic medal is to go out and party, right? That's precisely what Scotty Lago did after snagging the bronze in the snowboard halfpipe event last week....

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