Aspen, Intrawest, and Mammoth Are Now One

Recently, the Aspen Skiing Company announced the purchase of Steamboat, Stratton and Intrawest in a $1.5 billion deal to acquire Steamboat and the operator of Winter Park, Intrawest. While these two resorts are in Colorado, part of the deal includes Mammoth Resorts, a big name in California skiing including Mammoth Mountain Ski Area, Snow Summit, Bear Mountain and June Mountain.

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Will There Be a Last Chair? 2016-2017 Ski Season Resort Closing Dates

The trees budding all across the Front Range in Colorado and Utah, and water sprinklers feverishly spraying golf courses are signs that spring is on us and summer is near. To the dismay of skiers and riders alike, it’s time to say goodbye to the bittersweet 2016-2017 ski season.

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10 Free Activities at Colorado Ski Resorts

Who says a winter vacation has to be expensive? Here are 10 free activities to enjoy at Colorado ski resorts this winter.

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Uber Ski Transportation Debuting in Colorado

Skiers and snowboarders will often do anything to get up to the mountains, especially when there’s fresh powder. But getting up to your favorite ski resort just got a little easier if you live in Colorado or are visiting for a ski vacation. According to a recent article from The Aspen Times, Uber debuted ski transportation in Colorado via a new service called uberSKI this season.

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Uphill Skiing : the Basics

Uphill skiing might sound extremely unusual when you first hear about it. Isn’t the point of skiing to go down the mountain? Uphill skiing might sound strange, but it’s becoming increasingly popular among skiers who desire to experience pristine terrain.

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Ski Like a VIP with Ski Butlers Rental Delivery

Want to make your ski vacation hassle and worry free this season? Of course you do! But why not upgrade your trip with some pampering? Ski Butlers’ rental delivery service will help you do that, affordably.

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10 Places To Ski In The West That Should Be On Your Bucket List

Where should you go skiing this winter? The Western USA and Western Canada are loaded with excellent resorts where you can find world-class powder, diverse terrain, and high-altitude drops. There are so many good mountains that it can be hard to choose. Here are 10 top places to ski in the West, and why they should be at the top of your bucket list:

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