Igneous Skis Are Built Just for You
Mike Parris tailors around 100 pairs of skis each season to the individual needs and wants of riders.
John Shocklee: The Silverton Ski Guide Who Never Ages
From Talweg Creative and Yeti, John Shocklee/ A Fairy Tale brings you into the life of this legendary Silverton Ski Guide.
Confessions of a Veteran Ski Patroller
A long-time Colorado patroller talks about avoiding mountain lions, the biggest storm he's ever seen, and the high cost of backcountry rescues
How to Layer for a Day of Skiing
Watch as our online gear editor, Jakob Schiller, shows you how to layer for a day of skiing.
Ski, Run, Climb, and Bike? This Is Your Dream Gear Shed.
Tony Krupicka is one of the world’s foremost ultra runners. The 33-year-old Nebraska native is a two-time winner of the Leadville 100 and the 50-Mile Trail National Championships, and he’s placed second in the county’s original ultra—Western States 100. Last month, he let us into his Boulder, Colorado, home, which is strewn with training tools, from road bikes and ski-mo skis to running shoes and cams.
The 5 (OK, 6) Things to Always Have with You for a Day of Skiing
We asked the pros on scene at this year's Outdoor Retailer Winter Market Demo Day what they always have with them for a day of skiing
How to Live the Good Life in a Ski Town
We asked the best pow chasers we know how they make it work in some of the country's most famous winter resorts
The Ultimate Uphill Skiing Setup
Everything you need to start skinning laps before work
An Ode to the Performance Vest
Plus five of our best-looking favorites
What Secrets Are Hiding in Your Ski Waiver?
With diehard shredders picking up their season passes, how many actually understand—or even read—the liability waiver every resort requires its pass holders to sign?
The 8 Most Important Pieces of Gear from 2016
From a totally reinvented ski boot to a wetsuit that's good for the environment, this is the stuff we're most excited about
The Perfect Gear for the Active Family
No matter who is on your list, these gifts will make sure you're ready for anything
How Consistent Is That Avalanche Advisory?
Throughout winter, regional avalanche forecasters rank the danger level in the backcountry, but a new study found they can sometimes disagree dramatically on snowpack conditions
The Best 16 Ski Destinations in North America
Whether you’re planning a quick-hit escape or you want to chase powder all winter, we’ve got the ski-resort beta you need