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Advice from new parents on getting after it while you're starting a family

Icelantic Skis, a boutique company in Colorado, wasn't profitable a few years ago. Then Annelise Loevlie became the CEO, and things changed.

Drying your soaked kit is the key to make it last

In this short video from Teton Gravity Research, skier Hadley Hammer explores the best place to escape the pull of connectivity

Skiing is a dance. We consulted a pro skier and former ballerina to find out how to train for it.

The corporations buying up resorts are making the slopes crowded. But they're also throwing the sport a lifeline.

Your pup loves powder days, too. Here's how to make sure your backcountry adventure goes smoothly.

Planning a ski trip? Here’s where to score deep snow.

Skiers Christina Lustenberger and Dane Tudor hunt for fresh stashes of powder along the banks of the mighty Columbia River.

In a time when so many brands are marketing to women in smart ways, the body-shaming fliers that sparked major blowback in Missoula felt especially tasteless

We talked with a dermatologist to find out the best way to prevent the winter sun from damaging your skin

The hipster brand's new ski apparel line is more about fashion than function. But if making the sport trendy gets more women on snow, then that’s OK.

'The Abbey' follows a group of skiers seeking amazing turns on the slopes of Engelberg, Switzerland.

This lavish mountain hut in the heart of Denali National Park may be perched on a razor’s edge, but its real thrill is access to endless adventure

Celebrate ice climbing, snow monsters, and bluegrass at these stellar seasonal jubilees

Downhill skier Victor Muffat-Jeandet races drone pilot Jordan Temkin and his machine on the slopes of Snowbird, Utah

Have you ever thought, ‘Mom, how could you say that?’ well, this film is littered with those moments.

How halfpipe skier Cassie Sharpe stays on top after winning Olympic gold

This film aims to answer the question of why these athletes push themselves to the outer limits. 

Who doesn't love warm and cozy clothing after skiing?

These mountains do way more than just recycle

We break down the jargon and tell you what you really need to understand

If the shoe fits, ski in it

Skiers Kalen Thorien and Stan Rey​​​​​​​ poll their Instagram following for recommendations on an international ski trip.

You don't have to be an Olympic-caliber athlete to ski with one

Skiers Christina Lustenberger and Dane Tudor search the headwaters of the Columbia river for some of the world’s most sought-after snow.

Why the season's most interesting ski movies are the ones about individual athletes

Sidelined? Here's a little advice from the pros on staying sane—and coming back stronger than ever.

This season of 'Westward,' from KGB Productions, features local entrepreneurs and avid skiers in Tahoe.

Hoji, from Matchstick Productions, chronicles the Alberta native’s rise within the skiing community. 

This is the jacket I most frequently pull out of my closet for winter activities

Following the snow this winter? Here's how to train on the fly.

Michelle Parker loves long walks in the mountains. Here's how she trains for them.

The world's best lodges have something in common—unparalleled access to vast wilderness, soaring peaks, and empty coastlines

Nelson and Morrison are the first to successfully ski 7,000 vertical feet from the summit of Nepal’s Lhotse, one of the most prized high-altitude lines in the world

Put the beers in the snowbank. Drinking while shredding—or running or biking—is for Joes, Chads, Barts, and Squis

Thanks to massive powder conditions, Wolf Creek will be the first ski area to open this season. Here's what you need to know, plus the resorts we think could be turning chairlifts next.

Gear haulers slim down and grow up

As mega-passes continue to add resorts, now is the time to ditch single-day lift tickets for good

A complete revamp of a classic leads the cream of the crop from our test in Snowbird, Utah

Slick trousers for powder-day overachievers

Salomon has done it again with their upcoming season of ski films.

It snowed at Keystone this week. It's time to get ready.

From the filmmakers at Teton Gravity Research, ‘Far Out’ will feature epic footage from its extensive list of creditworthy skiers.

Skiing apparel company Norrona sent three of its ambassadors to ski in the Lyngen Alps of Norway.

If successful, Hilaree Nelson and Jim Morrison would become the first people to ski the fourth-highest mountain in the world on a route that's eluded mountaineers for decades

Made from Polartec NeoShell, the Reliance performs peerlessly, yet still looks stylish

P.T. Wood owns a gin and whiskey distillery in Salida, Colorado, where he also happens to be the mayor

We put 161 pairs of planks through the paces during our annual ski test at Snowbird mountain in Utah. These eight won out.

A new European carrier takes you to the heart of the Alps. Skis fly free.

A group of Outside editors took advantage of a recent snowstorm to rip around on some of the newest designs for winter 2017-18

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

With winter quickly approaching, we’re getting pretty excited for ski season here at Outside. We caught up with pro skier and trainer Crystal Wright to learn some ski-specific workouts to get in shape for the slopes.

The professional skier balances spending time with her 4-month-old son and training for the 2018 Olympics

If operators can’t get things moving again, here’s what to expect

Lots of new snow, an unstable early season snowpack, and high backcountry traffic all contribute

After three years of failing on the slopes, online editor Scott Rosenfield finally discovers the beauty—and pain—of downhill skiing.

After years of failing on the slopes, Online Editor Scott Rosenfield finally discovers the beauty–and pain–of downhill skiing. Watch his transformation from Zero to Hero, as he tries to conquer his challenge of becomming a strong enough skier to skin up the mountain at…

5 of the most popular brands designed for playing in the mountains in a head-to-head test

The Olympic gold medalist on dominating slalom—and what's next on her agenda

Want to learn how ski but don't want to spend all your wages on expensive ski gear and rentals? Here are some tips for saving on gear from a life-long budget-savvy skier.

Dial in gear and fitness before your trip

Will America's best skier ever win his sport's most prestigious race?

Freeskier Sarah Burke is ready to return to her winning ways and convince the world the halfpipe skiing is worthy of the Olympics.

Is ski season over in the moderate climes and you're still itching to hit the slopes? Check out these destinations South of the equator (or North enough) for summertime shredding.

The U.S. squad heads into Vancouver this February 12 stacked with veterans, including Kris Freeman. They've all got something to prove, but none more than Freeman, who plans to break our 30-year cross-country medal drought—diabetes be damned.

An X Gamer tries to make it in ski racing. But as a two-sport athlete, will Jon Olsson end up more Deion Sanders or Jeremy Bloom?

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