Great Utah Views for the Great American Solar Eclipse 2017

Calling all Earthlings (skiers and non-skiers alike)—North America will experience a total solar eclipse on August 21st, 2017. A band of totality will be visible across the contiguous US, and luckily for Utah, we are pretty close to that zone. So we're saying there's a chance!  Source: Salt Lake City and Ogden will

200 Days To Go Until PyeongChang 2018

200 days until the kick-off. In 200 days PyeongChang will host the 2018 Olympic Winter Games.The Games’ opening on 9 February 2018 will bring to an end the 101-day Olympic Torch Relay, which will kick off on 1 November and cover the length and breadth of the country, giving as many people as

Vail Resorts Commits To Zero Net Operating Footprint By 2030

Vail Resorts announced that the Company will aggressively pursue a comprehensive sustainability commitment, called "Epic Promise for a Zero Footprint". This ambitious undertaking, announced to employees at a companywide event today, commits to zero net emissions by 2030, zero waste to landfill by 2030 and zero net operating impact to

Red Bull X-Alps 2017 Race Report: Day 11

Here are the highlights from day 11 of the Red Bull X-Alps 2017: After eleven days the end is finally in sight for race leader Chrigel Maurer. He landed in the Italian town Latte yesterday afternoon and was just 15km short of the Turnpoint of Peille last night. When he turns

From Sea To Sky – Canada’s Highway To Powder Heaven

Did you know that you can drive from Vancouver to Whistler? The route is known as the ‘Sea to Sky Highway’ and it’s an incredible way to see the best of Alberta – well worth adding a couple of nights in Vancouver onto your trip so you can squeeze it

Red Bull X-Alps 2017 Race Report: Days 11 – 12

Featured Post Postgraduate Diploma in Mountain Destination Management Starting in October 2017 A Postgraduate Programme in Mountain Destination Management presented by the University of Andorra , the UNWTO THEMIS Foundation and ...

Every Skiers' Summer Dream. Catching Trophy Fish

Written by our longtime friend Jason Dyer who we met on the snow, but now spends pretty much ALL of his spare time fishing.  What are skiers and snowboarders supposed to do all summer long? I mean, really how are we supposed to survive summer? Fortunately, there is life after the snow

Saas-Fee Ski Season Opening Weekend 2017

On July 15 and 16, the Free Republic of Holidays Saas-Fee opens its summer ski resort featuring 20 km of expertly groomed slopes and one of the best summer Freestyle Parks in Europe. Skiing in Saas-Fee in summer is an amazing experience and not just because of the pleasant temperatures and