Snow Sports

8. Earn Your Turns

Some of the sharpest backcountry gear reviews in the business, from the folks who brought you Couloir magazine.

6. Brobomb

Brobomb’s tag line puts it nicely into perspective: “Having fun at skiing’s expense.”

5. Teton AT

A serious-minded and expertly informed site, focusing mainly (though not exclusively) on ski-mountaineering in Wyoming’s ragged, beautiful Teton range.

4. Straight Chuter’s Andrew McLean is one of the most prolific (and interesting) ski bloggers writing today.

3. Outdoor Junkie

Ann Driggers blogs about everything from how to find hidden powder stashes, trips from far afield, and reports on runs in the Colorado backcountry.

2. Adventure Skier

A veritable clearing house for all things snow-related, Adventureskier provides an impressive array of snow reports, travel logs, photos, videos, news, op-ed, and links.

1. Wild Snow

Expert gear reviews from some of the most trusted and experienced users in the field; stop here before buying your next AT setup or avy equipment.

Sarah Burke Surgery Successful

In an interview from Sarah Burke's bedside, friend & fellow ski star Kristi Leskinen gives Outside the prognosis. Read it now.

Freeskier Angel Collinson

Angel Collinson was pretty much groomed to be a freeskier. The 21-year-old big-mountain star grew up in employee housing at Utah’s Snowbird resort. Her father, Jimmy, now head of snow safety, has...

This We Like, 41

Our editors pick their favorite gear, places, and activities from the world outside

Lone Shooter

Ski filmmaker Nick Waggoner talks to Caty Enders about losing two friends while producing Solitaire, the story of a ski pilgrimage through South America.

Solitaire Screening

On Thursday Jan. 12, at 6 PM MST, watch a screening of the backcountry ski film Solitaire by filmmaker Nick Waggoner. Plus, chat live Waggoner, Stephen Drake, and Kim Havell.

Bombing Sarajevo

Snowboarding and skiing in war-ravaged Sarajevo? A crew of Bosnian snowboarders wants to restore their Winter Olympics resort to its former glory.

Art of Flight

Outside brings you the best adventure lodges of 2012, including Bearpaw Heli-Skiing.