Shoulder-season ski town vacations

Ski towns are incredibly packed during the winter when most skiers and snowboarders spend their winter holidays. But the same little towns change their looks…

Learning how to snowboard: Basic progression

Snowboarding is hard by anyone’s standards. Sure, the snow may be soft most of the time, but the learning curve is anything but. If you’ve…

Top 5 ski gear essentials: What you really need

Getting back on the mountain is thrilling. It’s exhilarating, refreshing, and there really are few sports out there that will give you the same feeling as…

Outdoor activities in and around Portland

Portland has something for every outdoor lover no matter if what you’re after is a mountain hike or an experience along the Pacific coast. Whitewater…

The best skiing tips for beginners

If you always wanted to start skiing but were afraid or thought it’s too hard for you, wait until you read this article on the…

The 6 best mountain towns in the country

All over the US, there are mountain towns with year round appeal. Some of these picturesque places are popular among domestic tourists, while others also…