skiing

Mt. Bachelor Sunchaser Spring

March 7, 2019

It’s almost here! Sunchaser Spring at Mt. Bachelor is that special time of year when you can ski and snowboard in the spring sunshine. Mt. Bachelor, in Central Oregon, has the largest ski area in the Cascades, and all 4,318 acres of terrain are scheduled to remain open every day through the end of April! […]

Ski-Z Ski Wheel

March 1, 2019

Why lug your skis your shoulder when you can wheel them! The Ski-Z Ski Wheel is a clever pocket-sized invention that will make the trek to the slope so much easier. Insert the tips of your skis into the caddy, secure them with the velcro strap, and you’re set to go. Push or pull, either […]

March Women’s Ski Camp at Snowbird

March 1, 2019

Coming March 10, 2019. Learn from the “ski industry’s fear specialist”! The March Women’s Ski Camp at Snowbird will be led by Mermer Blakeslee, accomplished author of A Conversation With Fear, an insightful book chronicling the philosophy and strategies she’s developed about fear, learning, and innovation. Designed for ladies comfortable on the blue and black runs, the camp […]

Cloud Nine Nuptials

February 13, 2019

Coming February 14, 2019. Say “I do” on Cloud Nine at Snow Mountain! We know you’re happy and floating on cloud nine, but we’re referring to the top of the Cloud Nine run at this Vermont resort for the Cloud Nine Nuptials. Ride to the summit for the morning ceremony with the Justice of the […]

Runs N’ Roses

February 12, 2019

Coming February 14, 2019. No, it’s not Scooby Doo trying to say his favorite band is Guns N’ Roses. It’s the Runs N’ Roses Valentine’s Day event at Gunstock Resort! As New Hampshire’s closest major resort to Boston and home to the first chairlift in New England, this 2,200 acre resort is the site of […]

RED Mountain Resort Skied Dating

February 11, 2019

Coming February 14, 2019. Love is in the air! This Valentine’s Day, hit the slopes at RED Mountain Resort for their Skied Dating event. This resort in British Columbia is just 9 miles north of the US-Canadian border and offers 4,200 acres of pristine skiing and a variety of challenging terrain for all levels of skier […]

Snowpine Lodge

January 28, 2019

A lodge that just (re-)opened this month at a ski-only resort (sorry snowboarders!)! It’s the Snowpine Lodge at Alta in northern Utah, known for it’s legendary champagne powder. Dating back to the 1800’s, the building was once a general store, post office, army barracks and public shelter, and in 1938, it became the Snowpine Lodge for […]

Women On snoW Camp

January 25, 2019

Coming February 10 and March 22, 2019. Known for being one of the first in the country to offer female focused skiing and riding camps, Stratton Mountain is the place to be. The Women On snoW (WOW) Camp is geared towards all ability levels and brings together like-minded women in a supportive and fun environment with […]

Winter Trails Day at Schweitzer

January 23, 2019

January 26, 2019. Hit the snow-covered trails at Schweitzer Mountain Resort! This resort in the rugged Selkirk Mountains of northern Idaho has 2900 acres of terrain and an average of 300 inches of annual snowfall, and this weekend they are hosting Winter Trails Day with free trail access to their snowshoe trails and the Nordic ski trails […]

Snowfeet

January 18, 2019

A new way to have fun on the snow! Snowfeet are a hybrid between super short skis and skates. Lightweight and compact, they are designed out of fiberglass reinforced material with metal edges, a heel brake and adjustable bindings. No special boots are needed – just use your snowboard boots or any waterproof winter boots. […]

Ski with a Champion

January 17, 2019

You don’t need to be someone famous or well connected to Ski with a Champion! This program at Deer Valley Resort invites everyday people like you and me to ski with Olympic snowsport athletes. Leading the pack is Heidi Voelker, a 12-year veteran of the U.S. Ski Team who competed in 3 Winter Olympic Games and […]

Sundance Mountain Resort Ladies Day Clinics

January 14, 2019

Coming February 5 and March 7, 2019. The ski resort founded by Robert Redford with a small town feel, gorgeous mountain scenery, and world class artistic activities. Yes, you guessed it, Sundance, and at this time of year, you’ll enjoy 42 runs spread out over 450 acres of skiable terrain with spectacular Utah snow. And […]

Silverton Mountain Women’s International Snow Day Celebration

January 10, 2019

Coming January 11-13, 2019. Ladies, a very special place is hosting a weekend celebrating women! The inaugural Women’s International Snow Day Celebration will be held at Silverton Mountain in Colorado and includes a guided lift ticket on Saturday and Sunday. Opened in 2002 at a base elevation of 10,400 feet and peak elevation of 13,487 feet, […]

Telluride Women’s Ski and Ride Camp

January 9, 2019

Coming February 3, 2019. A 5 day snow experience in a picture-perfect ski town! The Telluride Women’s Ski and Ride Camp is aimed at taking your skiing and riding to the next level with 5 full days of small group instruction by leading women instructors. Located in the southwestern corner of Colorado, Telluride Ski Resort has […]

Top Snow Gear of 2018

December 11, 2018

And the winner is… it’s the end of the year, and we’ve just finished counting all of your Facebook likes (and shares) for our 2018 reviews in the Snow category. And the item that came out on top was… drum role please… the Ikon Pass, your ticket to year round skiing! Rounding out the top-3 were Axiski, the […]

Sled Dogs SnowSkates

November 2, 2018

Skates? Mini skis? No, they’re SnowSkates from the folks at Sled Dogs! A bit of a cross between ice skates and skis, SnowSkates hail from Norway and are a comfortable, lightweight boot with an integrated base/ski with steel edges. Working best on groomed slopes, they are likened to inline skating on snow. No poles, no […]

Epic Pass

November 2, 2018

Time to start thinking about winter activities like hitting those soon-to-be snow covered mountains! If you plan on going skiing or snowboarding for at least 5 days at a resort like Vail, for example, then you must consider getting the Epic Pass. You get unlimited, unrestricted access to 19 mountain resorts plus additional access to […]

ClimateCase 800 Series

July 13, 2018

PROMO CODE ALERT…Beat the heat! Our friends at ClimateCase have developed a carrying case for your phone that will protect it from temperature extremes. You may have learned the hard way that those phones that we have with us all the time can stop working at the most inopportune times. Maybe you left it in […]

Ikon Pass

June 29, 2018

Skiing all year round! Yes, it’s summer right now here in the Northern Hemisphere but for those in the Southern Hemisphere, the ski season is just starting, and thanks to the Ikon Pass, you can take advantage of that. The Ikon Pass gives you access to over 60,000 acres of skiable terrain. They recently added Thredbo, […]

Foil Jackie Chan Oro-Amaranto Skis

April 13, 2018

Ski like an action star or at least look like one with the Jackie Chan Oro-Amaranto Skis from Foil. These stunning skis are designed with 14-karat-gold-plated bindings and a topsheet of Purpleheart wood, a super dense, water-resistant, durable wood known as one of the hardest, stiffest woods in the world. Purpleheart wood garners its name from […]

Jess McMillan’s Women’s Adventure Ski Camp in Chile

April 13, 2018

Coming August 4, 2018. With ski season winding down, you can still think snow dreams with Jess McMillan’s Women’s Adventure Ski Camp in Chile this summer. This award winning tour takes you for a week of skiing at the Nevados de Chillan ski resort in the heart of The Andes. With only 8 advanced skiers on this […]

World Snow and Snowboard Festival

March 19, 2018

Coming April 10, 2018. Sadly the snow sport season is coming to an end, but that means that the annual World Snow and Snowboard Festival is on in Whistler! This is North America’s largest festival of snow sports, music and arts, with six days of events like the signature Ski and Snowboard Big Air and the Boarderstyle World […]

Loveland’s Mountaintop Matrimony

February 12, 2018

Coming February 14, 2018. Say “I do” on the slopes this Valentine’s Day! Lovebirds can tie the knot or renew vows at Loveland Ski Area (what an appropriately named place to get married!) at their 27th annual Marry Me and Ski For Free Mountaintop Matrimony. This Colorado resort host a very popular “mass wedding” slopeside […]

Mt. Hood Skibowl Ladies Nights

January 30, 2018

Every Tuesday through March 27, 2018. Mt. Hood Skibowl knows how to treat the ladies! Every Tuesday night is Ladies Night from 3pm to 10pm, which means that we get in for only $24, a whopping $15 off the regular night ticket price! Mt. Hood Skibowl, just a little over an hour east of Portland, […]