Kelley McMillan

Kelley McMillan

Kelley McMillan is a Denver-based writer.

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How the Top Companies Torture-Test Their Drones

Got a drone for Christmas? Cinderblocks, freezers, and sub-zero temperatures are just a few of the obstacles it might have encountered before ending up under the tree.

Kelley McMillan
Dec 29, 2015

How U.S. Skiers Saved Their Sport

On Tuesday, the Alpine world championships kicked off in Beaver Creek, Colorado. Featuring over 700 athletes from 70 countries competing in 11 events over a two-week span, the biannual event is...

Kelley McMillan
Feb 5, 2015

Why the U.S. Ski Team Calls Park City, Utah, Home

There’s a reason, several actually, that the US Ski Team calls Park City home. First off, Park City Mountain Resort delivers 3,300 acres of some of the best cruisers, bowls, and parks in the country.

Kelley McMillan
Feb 1, 2015

Ski Some of the Best Terrain in Utah at Snowbird

Just 29 miles from Salt Lake City, Snowbird has everything any skier might need: 2,500 acres of steep bowls, chutes, and trees, all covered in 500 inches of snow annually.

Kelley McMillan
Feb 1, 2015

Why Serious Skiers Need to Visit Big Sky, Montana

Tucked away in a quiet corner of Montana, 50 miles south of Bozeman on the northwestern edge of Yellowstone, Big Sky serves up 5,800 acres of some of the biggest and burliest inbounds terrain in the...

Kelley McMillan
Feb 1, 2015

Only Have a Weekend in Aspen? Do This.

Whether you're a dirtbag ski bum or a gazillionaire Saudi prince, Aspen has something for everyone. The town delivers some of the best skiing (5,300 acres of inbounds terrain over four mountains),...

Kelley McMillan
Feb 1, 2015

Make a Pilgrimage to Jackson Hole, Wyoming

With 2,500 acres of some of the steepest inbounds runs in the United States, arguably the rowdiest lift-accessed backcountry skiing in North America, and hardcore ski mountaineering in its backyard,...

Kelley McMillan
Feb 1, 2015

The "Wright" Way to Rehab Your Ski Injury

Don't let an injury keep you off the slopes. Pro skier Crystal Wright shares hard-earned tips on preventing and recovering from big breaks.

Kelley McMillan
Feb 24, 2014