Snow Sports

Teton Sidecountry

Outside brings you the best adventure lodges of 2012, including Rock Springs Yurt.

Out of Bounds

Outside brings you the best adventure lodges of 2012, including The Lodge at Black Rapids.

All-Ages Show

Outside brings you the best adventure lodges of 2012, including Snow Mountain Ranch.

High Road

Outside brings you the best adventure lodges of 2012, including Icefall Traverse.

The 9 Best Adventure Lodges of 2012

La Niña is bringing in the screwy weather again. Here's where to stay while you're taking advantage of great skiing, snowboarding and more.

Breakaway Speed

Red Bull's Crashed Ice is a physical mashup of hockey and snowboardcross held on a downhill ice rink. We talk to the one of the stars of the fledgling sport.

Your Own Private Ski Mountain

Tired of waiting in long lift lines at ski resorts? For a few thousand dollars, you could have the place to yourself.

Forecasting Avalanches

This past weekend, skier Jamie Pierre died in an avalanche in Utah's Little Cottonwood Canyon. Known instabilities in the snowpack had been brushed aside by dozens of experienced skiers in the area...

My Favorite 5: Mike Hattrup

Former U.S. Ski Team moguls skier and director of K2's Backcountry Ski division Mike Hattrup picks his favorite mountains

Rise to the Top

Avalanche air bags are gaining in popularity. And for good ­reason—they can increase survival rates by 98 percent. Here's how they work.

Custom Ski Boots

Skis may be sexier, but boots are more important: if they don’t fit properly, your technique will suffer.

Groomed for Success

At age 16, ski racer Mikaela Shiffrin is being called the fastest skier the U.S. has ever produced. Can she back up that hype on the world stage?