The New Taos
“The New Taos Ski Valley.” Be sure to keep that phrase in the back of your mind for future ski trips and vacations.  The New Taos Ski Valley does not mean longer lift lines, or more crowds, or changes to the Taos vibe.  Skiers and Snowboarders still take their morning tokes on the lifts and  [...]
Shred or Sled at Togwotee Mountain Lodge
The sound of 4-stroke engines idling as trucks creep over snow and gravel amid men and women in dark Klim gear walking off stiffness gives the parking lot of Togwotee Mountain Lodge the feeling of an army camp pre-battle. Mike and I stop to caffeinate and hydrate; a sign out front tells me snowmobiles are  [...]
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  [...]