Category | Skiing

Colorado: The Best Week of Skiing Ever

Posted on 18 March 2014

David McKay Wilson When you have the best day of skiing, ever, on the first day of a six-day romp through the Colorado Rockies in mid-February, what do you to… Continue reading »

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Why the Best Skiing Equals the Best Rafting

Posted on 25 February 2014

By Everett Potter The next time you’re standing in your K2’s atop Aspen Mountain, ready to make a descent down Copper Bowl, temper the adrenalin for a minute. Instead, mentally… Continue reading »

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Telluride, Silverton & Durango

Posted on 28 January 2014

Story and photos by David McKay Wilson On the eve of my 60th birthday, I headed to the San Juan Mountains in southwest Colorado with my two sons and nephew… Continue reading »

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Banff National Park’s Big Three: Norquay, Lake Louise and Sunshine Village

Posted on 13 January 2014

By David McKay Wilson Yearning for a powder day can consume one’s thoughts while on a ski holiday. I said a prayer when I turned off my bedside lamp on… Continue reading »

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A Ski Week in Park City & Salt Lake City, Utah

Posted on 26 February 2013

  By William Triplett There’s a new hotel in Park City. Well, not entirely. The Washington School House Hotel is a 19th century schoolhouse that’s been renovated into an upscale,… Continue reading »

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Skiing the Clendenin Ski Method in Aspen

Posted on 19 February 2013

By Everett Potter “You’re going to ski on a level you’ve never skied before.” We are sitting at the Sundeck restaurant on Aspen Mountain, 18 seasoned skiers listening to these… Continue reading »

Bighorn: Downton Abbey on the Snow in Revelstoke, BC

Posted on 15 January 2013

Everett Potter The Selkirk-Tangiers A-6 helicopter flew fast and low, nearly skimming the tops of a sea of spruce trees, making me feel like I had a front row seat… Continue reading »

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Steamboat: Champagne Powder, Olympian Tracks

Posted on 13 March 2012

By William Triplett In the middle of a ski season that has left a lot of North American resorts starved for snow, how lucky is this: The day I show… Continue reading »

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Embedded in a Bobsled

Posted on 06 March 2012

By Dalma Heyn On a chairlift at Park City a few weeks ago I sat between two young vacationing North Carolina businessmen about to take their first ski run of… Continue reading »

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Touring Yellowstone on Cross Country Skis

Posted on 22 February 2012

By David McKay Wilson Yellowstone National Park has emerged as a world-class destination for cross-country skiers who yearn for high-altitude touring in and around the world’s first national park. On… Continue reading »

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