Over the past few years, we’ve seen a sea change in terms of people’s attitudes, perception, and behavior about recreating in avalanche-prone terrain, especially skiing in the backcountry.
As resorts open more extreme terrain, skiers are wondering: Should I wear my beacon in-bounds?
Combo deals that get you access to multiple resorts are the hot thing in the industry. These five offer the best bang for the buck.
As hordes of skiers hit the backcountry, they're triggering more avalanches than ever before, and there's still a dangerous gap between our collective enthusiasm and the depth of our knowledge. But...
Our favorite jackets for staying warm and dry—even on the chilliest adventures
Changes, and lots of them, including a sharp uptick in skier visits to Utah, cheaper season passes state-wide, and an increased likelihood that all the Wasatch-area resorts will soon be connected.
It’s rare that the blanched, distended underbelly of the corporate ski industry gets exposed to the skiing public, but that’s exactly what’s been happening for the past three seasons in the mountains...
Aaron Karitis was incapable of doing anything halfway. When the 31-year-old Bend, Oregon-native decided to do something, whether it was a golf game with friends, landscaping his backyard or starting...
Race Report 2014: Outside Endorsed Snow Races
The first tropical luger of the Winter Olympics was George Tucker, a 37-year-old doctoral student in physics, bumping down an icy track in the Sarajevo Games of 1984. Tucker was an underdog in nearly...
How reports of the snowboarding's demise have been greatly exaggerated
Shortsighted marketers might be running snowboarding into the ground, but it isn’t too late to save the sport
Meet Kikkan Randall, the most exciting thing in cross-country skiing since... forever
The secret to America's bobsledding Olympic success
Dissecting the scary trick halfpipe skiers will need to nail for a shot at gold