Snow Sports

Jenny Wiegand
The 2015 halfpipe world champion was buried by a slide while backcountry skiing near Tsugaike Mountain Resort

Dynamic pricing—charging more when demand is high—is to blame for the $309 single-day lift ticket at this resort

A 29-year-old Colorado man was sentenced to 40 hours of community service in connection with the death of 72-year-old Ron LeMaster

‘Eulogy of A Steep Skier,’ from Norrøna, captures some of Nikolai Schirmer’s biggest runs and give viewers the chance to get to know him and the team

Paul Baugher, the global expert in tree-well suffocation, offers safety tips for skiing deep snow

Shiffrin notched her 83rd World Cup victory by winning Tuesday’s Giant Slalom race in Kronplatz, Italy

‘Skamtinden,’ from Norrøna, captures one of Nikolai Schirmer’s biggest runs and gives viewers the chance to get to know him and the team

Nállangáisi captures some of Nikolai Schirmer’s biggest runs and give viewers the chance to get to know him and the team

Snow levels at the California ski resort have already surpassed the 2021–22 mark—and it’s only January

It’s been a challenging season thus far for ski resorts in the Northeast

The American tied Lindsey Vonn’s record of 82 career World Cup wins—the most by a woman. She’s now just four away from Ingemar Stenmark’s all-time mark.

Winter sports are out of reach for most kids across the country. These nonprofits are trying to change that.

After losing her father on September 11, 2001, Sierra Schlag navigates grief and depression and explores her identity as a Japanese-American

They were there to explore the Callaghan Valley and talk about one of the biggest issues in the outdoor industry: inclusivity

Wndr Alpine’s new film captures the joy, energy, and creativity that comes with being in the outdoors

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Get ready for your best winter ever with tips from these cold-weather experts

Frozen Dead Guy Days can entertain revelers with party games inspired by the horror film

In a candid interview, Gu discusses her Olympic triumph, the criticism she faced for competing for China, and how she’s trying to maintain the normal life of a first-year college student

FIS World Cup: Men’s Downhill Day One Cancellation | U.S. Ski and Snowboard Event Replays

Mikaela Shiffrin, Jessie Diggins, and the country’s other stars of snow sports are back in action

Rahlves is among the few American men who have stood on the Beaver Creek World Cup podium. He shares his winning line.

Tune in to see the best speed racers in the world take on the legendary Birds of Prey course in Beaver Creek

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Snooze through the coldest nights with these tips

Racing around a mountain resort sounds like the ultimate adventure job. But with housing and other costs soaring, getting paid in fun is no longer cutting it.

Langland is in the new film ‘Fleeting Time,’ which captures epic snowboarding from around the world

Last winter a ski-patrollers union in Park City, Utah, made headlines for its standoff against Vail Resorts over wages. The dust has since settled on negotiations, but the conversations they sparked about what ski-industry workers deserve may just be getting started.

The American scored two slalom victories in Levi, Finland, over the weekend

Beginner skiers may come to learn the basics at Big Snow, America's first indoor ski slope. Experienced skiers may come for the novelty.

The lack of appropriate plus-size clothing and equipment is a completely unnecessary barrier to snow sports

British explorer Karen Darke wants to become the first paraplegic person to ride an adaptive cycle in Antarctica

Ranking resorts based on five climate-based criteria, the Savills Ski Resilience Index sheds light on climate change’s impact on this sport

Last year, Angel Collinson surprised everyone when she retired after a decade as a professional athlete. She’s still finding her way.

The new carving ski isn’t completely recyclable, but it’s a big step in the right direction

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How to keep your batteries warm and lens fog-free, plus other essential tips for winter photography.

Officials have canceled seven of eight World Cup events due to warm temperatures, bad conditions, and a lack of snow

A New Mexico jury acquitted Cummings for the 2020 killing of 47-year-old Guillermo Arriola

Our favorite season is changing in ways good and bad. Here are the forecasts for mountain towns, ski bums, and everyone else.

Aspen, Colorado, is using Tenants for Turns to chip away at the housing problem that’s crushing desirable recreation towns around the country

As a professional leisure athlete, Katie Burrell has a lot of advice—listen up

In Warren Miller’s latest release, ‘Daymaker,’ Pete McAfee scores big with Mike Wiegele

With a triple-dip La Niña cycle bearing down on us this winter, a look into the recent past seems like a promising way to chase powder, just this once

This year the U.S. will host the most World Cup events in history. Stream them all live on Outside.

The film is the culmination of a two-year project to capture incredible snowboarding from around the world

The best time to be outdoors? When others are going indoors. Here’s your guide to making the most of winter.

A fall on Manaslu claimed the life of the legendary ski mountaineer this week

The eight-mile gondola connecting Salt Lake City to Alta and Snowbird would be the longest in the world

The proposed eight-mile lift would alleviate ski traffic in Little Cottonwood Canyon and bring visitors to Snowbird and Alta resorts

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With accommodations, dining and activities for the whole family included, how could skiing get any easier?

The freestyle skier was named Breakthrough Athlete of 2022, and doofuses on social media couldn’t contain their anger

Crowds, inexperience, and social media are leading to a surge in rescue calls on one of the most climbed peaks in America

A behind-the-scenes look at Benedikt Böhm’s incredible feat on Nepal’s Dhaulagiri VII

Endurance athlete Jack Kuenzle climbed and skied the volcano in just over an hour and a half

Skiers Sam Cohen and Michelle Parker set out on a mission to reach these inaccessible peaks

Kevin Wilson struggled with mental illness and depression before finding his way back to skiing

Thirteen days and nine hours after she and her team started their 1,000-mile trek through the Alaskan wilderness, the 24-year-old Inupiaq musher drove her sled to the finish line

Defined as “the capacity to recover quickly from difficulties; toughness”

Facing potentially dangerous slide conditions, professional skiers Jérémie Heitz and Sam Anthamatten have to weigh their ambitions against the ever-present possibility of tragedy in the mountains

Antte Lauhamaa decided to embark on a backcountry moonlit ski mission in the Lapland wilderness of Finland as a tribute to his father

A dozen snowboarders got to pitch their tents at one of the most picturesque places in the world on the eve of a Natural Selection Tour competition

A new film series follows a trio of skiers as they explore backcountry slopes from British Columbia to the Japanese Alps

The well-known climber was helping guide a group of skiers in Utah’s Wasatch mountains last month when a slide engulfed him in several feet of snow

The professional skier’s next-level ability got her a seat in the heli 17 years ago—and she continues to prove that women deserve that seat

A season marked by tricky conditions and progressive riding wrapped up last week in Verbier

Long a popular tourist destination, Lesotho’s Afriski Mountain Resort is slowly gaining traction with local residents, too

A primer for those new to the sport—and maybe some veterans

Time to live vicariously through the pros

Morgan McGlashon is one of only five female guides at North America’s oldest guiding company

Instructor Ann Schorling explains how to shred like a pro after a big snowfall

The short-radius turn is an advanced technique ideal for steeps and bumps. It’s also fun.

A ton of female-led ski films recently launched, with appearances from up-and-coming skiers and industry legends

With tough features, it’s designed to challenge even the very best rider

The 30 percent minimum-wage hike, as well as a plan for more affordable housing, was announced Monday

Watch and be inspired to get out there yourself

If you don’t know how to ski, hire an instructor—not your significant other. It might just save your relationship.

On February 3rd, a moose charged and trampled Bridgett Watkins' dog team near Fairbanks, Alaska when they were on a training run to prepare for the Iditarod. Here's what happened in her words, as told to Blair Braverman.

The accident highlights an industry at a crossroads and raises a crucial question: As safety schools boom, who is responsible for making sure the students come home?

Artist and snowboarding guide Jessa Gilbert is passionate about drawing and painting the scenes around her on canvas

Skiers out for a powder day watched in horror as two Black Hawk helicopters crashed near the Mineral Basin Express lift

An Outside editor discovers it’s never too late to learn how to ski better

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