With collective mega-passes, more direct flights, and super-dialed snow forecasts, it’s never been a better time to plan a destination ski trip. Our up-to-date guide has you covered for packing the most into a weekend getaway.
Skip the masses at popular vistas and landmarks, and opt for these nearby (empty!) locales instead
Trolls thought I was friggin' nuts to propose a controlled backcountry ski area. But it's already happening.
Four zones have been ranked as extreme on the five-point scale
According to a recent story in Bloomberg, celebrities and gallons of champagne are all in a day's work at Aspen. But for the rest of us, it’s not so glamorous.
We can't wait to check out these ten new snow-country huts, lodges, and hotels
The Alaska senator sent us a letter about her enviro bonafides. Naturally, we checked her work.
There's powder in the forecast from Florida to Vermont, but the southern Rockies continue to be snow starved as the worst season just about anyone can remember continues
Bring your skis and a good book, and prepare to settle in
Seven hikers have died on 14ers since May, an unusual string of fatalities that has Aspen officials wondering what measures they're obligated to put in place to keep people safe in the mountains
The company will work with KSL Capital Partners to form a new business to manage the resorts
Jordan Lewis runs the ritziest pot store in the country: Aspen, Colorado's Silverpeak Apothecary, where sommelier-like "budtenders" sell gourmet ganja in a designer showroom. But soon after he arrived, he found himself under siege from locals worried about that skunky smell wafting over their mountain valley. It's enough to drive a man to toke.