Enough Is Enough. Or Is It? (A Perspective on Valemount)
The Valemount Glacier Destination resort is slated to begin construction in the near future. It will have the largest vertical drop of any ski resort in North America. Some of the longest ski runs in the world. And absolutely unbeatable Canadian Rocky Mountain scenery. It’s been extensively planned, approved by the government, and promises not  [...]
Winter is almost over…what now?
As the snow begins to turn into slush and skiers and riders start to plan what costume they will wear this year to their resorts pond skim, I notice our fellow snow sliders shifting into two distinct camps: The 1. “thank god summer is nearly hear I can’t wait to _______ (insert sport that DOES  [...]
Grand Teton National Park Road is Open
MOOSE, WYO – My second favorite thing to do in the Tetons is happening right now with the opening of Grand Teton National Park’s Teton Park Road. You can run, bike, walk, blade or in today’s case skateboard down the 2 lane National Park road until May 1st without having to worry about any vehicles  [...]
Kelly Canyon Ski Resort Review
RIRIE, ID – Between the old rickety wood and metal lift with its jerky turns and creaks, the sign reminding us to wear snowboard leashes, and the crowd rocking old boards and not-quite-waterproof outerwear, one thing’s for sure — Kelly Canyon is nothing like Jackson Hole or even Targhee. I mean, tickets cost $40 for  [...]
Which Colorado Ski Pass Is Right for You?
If you want to ski more than a few days a year, a season pass is a must; you pay a hefty sum up front, but if you spend even ten days on the slopes, it will pay for itself and then some. But which pass should you choose? There are a lot of options,  [...]