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The Top 10 Snow Sports Blogs

While you’re waiting for the next mega-storm, check in with our list of the top winter sports blogs.

10. Opensnow

Like many of us, the founders of opensnow.com spend a lot of time trying to figure out when and where the powder will fly. Unlike many of us, they're meteorologists.

9. Universal Klister

Some sites are all about service; Universal Klister all about mood, tone, and image.

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

Straightchuter.com’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...