You can only count the days until the first snow. Visitors to Ski Dubai experience no such frustration. In a city that receives less than four inches of precipitation annually—and where the lowest temperature on record is a balmy 45 degrees—that’s some achievement. Opened in 2005 as the world’s biggest indoor ski slope, Ski Dubai offers about five acres, a vertical drop of 200 feet and three inches of fresh snow nightly (take that, Alta). Then again, there are about four guys to every girl in Dubai. Just like Jackson Hole.
What it’s like to be a visually impaired Paralympic ski racer.
These Colorado resorts turned millions of acres of diseased pines into something uniquely beautiful.
Test yourself on Summit County, Colorado’s steepest slope.
After transforming Jay Peak, the resort’s owners turn their sights on its sister-mountain. And again, foreign investors will pick up the tab.
We chat with pro skier Chris Waddell about his inspiration, his plans for winter, and what its like living in Utah.
Living the ski lifestyle isn’t exactly easy for most busy parents. But where there’s a will, there’s a way.
Downsized SUVs offer the capacity of their beefy predecessors, but with less truck-inspired rides and better mileage. And meet Jeep’s new Italian cousin while you’re at it.
A few strategies for finding the best airfare to your next ski destination.
T-Bar Films co-founder talks making an inspirational film on a shoe-string budget.
How can a place so sprawling and immense also be so intensely spiritual? Call it the Whistler dichotomy. Or, like one writer, call it home and you’ll understand.