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We asked 13 major resorts what operational plans are in place for this winter. Their answers ranged from après-ski in a private dome to parking spots you need to reserve.

Are electric vehicles ready for the open road and the backcountry?

There's more at stake now than skiing, but it's OK to be bummed out about it

One person was killed and another seriously injured at Alpine Meadows in California

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.

A ski weekend doesn't have to involve spending hundreds of dollars a night on a fancy slopeside resort. These hostels offer cozy accommodations close to some of North America's best skiing.

From remote wilderness resorts to a ski-in, ski-out hotel, these properties care as much about environmental practices as they do guest amenities

Here's where the pioneering skier sends it when she's not shredding the backcountry

Two men died in one of the worst inbounds avalanches in decades. What happens now?

A slide off Kachina Peak—steep, rowdy terrain at the New Mexico ski resort—buried two men on Thursday

These mountains do way more than just recycle

If there’s anything better than an epic day outside, it’s reliving it over great food and drink. From mountain decks to beachside watering holes, our favorite après spots have mastered Cajun fries, crustaceans, and craft ales.

We talked to climbers, Olympic mountain bikers, musicians, and award-winning chefs about what exactly makes their hometowns so special and fun

Your guide to North America's best skiing. Inbounds and out.

Don't plan any vacations before reading this year's Best of Travel winners.

Plus a few other excellent things I learned at FUZE SW, a food conference you do not want to miss.

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