Snow Sports

The Apprentice

Ski and climbing guide Michael Silitch is the only American working for the Compagniedes Guides de Chamonix, the exclusive, secretive outfit that runs the show in France's most extreme...

Piping Up

Zero to Hero - Snowboard Halfpipe

Loosen Up

Is stretching good for you? Maybe. But it sure feels good.

Simon Says

The king of big air talks about overcoming fear, setting records, and his ideal ski partner.


Julian Carr plans to fling himself into the record books this winter

The Missing Rink

Welcome to the U.S. Pond Hockey Championships, where the game is pure, the ice is dangerously uneven, and the beer is very, very cold


A guide’s quest.

Unearned Turns

Six downhill ski escapes with no crowds or chairlifts—and no hiking

Another Cup?

Reigning World Cup champ Lindsey Vonn talks about repeating in 2009.