Category | Skiing

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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Discovering Mammoth: The Elusive Charms of California’s Highest Ski Resort

Posted on 15 February 2012

By Catherine Streeter Being an Easterner, I’d never heard of Mammoth when I moved to LA.  But for Los Angelenos—at least, the serious skiing kind—it’s ground zero. And you can’t… Continue reading »

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