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October 8, 2010
A look at the ten best ski resorts on the East Coast.
October 6, 2010
Summer is when work really happens at ski areas. Now, resorts are starting to reveal the changes they've made since the lifts stopped turning, and some of them are major. Here are the most exciting on-mountain upgrades for the coming season.
August 26, 2010
With the 2010-2011 ski season fast approaching, we at SKI know that many of you are like us and aren’t lucky enough to own a ski-in ski-out spot. This means we’re driving, usually long distances, to get to the slopes. With that in mind, we decided to give you a quick review of the cars and SUV’s we think are the best equipped for the job. All models reviewed have some form of 4WD or AWD, and all perform exceptionally well in snow. Cars were scored on a 1-5 point scale.
July 20, 2010
The Sochi Winter Olympics in Russia are still a few years away. That's good news, because there's still a lot to be done to prepare the resort. Here's an update on the progress, and the latest on the inclusion of halfpipe skiing.
June 28, 2010
In today’s world “going green” means a lot, especially to outdoor enthusiasts who value nature for its recreational offerings. Ski town tourists want to recreate in the mountains, and they need a place to stay while they’re there. Here are five hotels near ski resorts in the U.S. that currently have LEED Certification, and one that’s nearly there. By Colette Maddock
June 3, 2010
Despite stiff competition from several European venues, the Colorado sister resorts will host ski racing's biggest event for the third time in 26 years.
February 16, 2010
Skiing two miles downhill without taking a break is hard enough. Try doing it at 80 mph on a sheet of ice. That's what it feels like to be an Olympic racer. Think you've got what it takes? Give it a shot on one of these former Olympic downhill courses. Quad burn mean anything to you?
December 18, 2009
A skier's gotta eat. Be it a piping, hot breakfast, après-ski snacks or a spare-no-expense dinner on the mountain, ski towns know how to fill a belly. Here's an eclectic selection of restaurants, bars and lodges where the grub is sure to satisfy after (or before) a long day on the slopes.