With the exception of a few lucky skiers already on snow, early November is the hardest time of the year. Winter looms in the horizon but doesn’t seem to be getting any closer. To help ease the stress, we must find alternate activities. We look to Colby James West—skiing’s prince of mischief—for guidance.
Forget being a liftie or waiting tables, to really make it in the ski world you have to be a little more creative than that. Here are some of the coolest jobs in the industry, ...
Travelling the world in pursuit of obscure adventures, Chris Solomon strives to tell the story of the unknown and extraordinary.
Don’t think you can head to the backcountry without knowing how to effectively and efficiently use your avy beacon.
Ski all over the world and sell ski gear. Sounds fun. But Erik Anderson has worked hard since high school to get there. See if you have what it takes.
The mountain doesn’t care whether or not your guide is in shape, but this Jackson Hole gym does.
Professional photographer Scott Markewitz gets paid to travel around the world and capture images of amazing athletes for his job. Not a bad gig.
Handling a huge brand’s consumer messaging sounds daunting, and it is.
Proposed pollution limits might help stymie climate change, but can they save our snow?
Tom Day is not only one of skiing’s best filmmakers, but also one of the sport’s most loyal ski bums. Find out how he went from being in front of the lens to making a career ...
The lives of skiers, in their own words, from Skiing Magazine's Truth department.