Ski Season Opening Days Guide 2017-2018

When the sound of autumn leaves crunching underfoot changes to packed snow, you can’t help but imagine fresh tracks on your favorite mountain. Even if you’re in an area that won’t see storms for weeks (or months), there are reminders that opening days are dropping: sports shop tune-up clinics, local gear swaps, and sweet deals popping up. Whether you’re unpacking your ski sweaters or hustling for passes, it’s time to start planning for ski season 2017-18.

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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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5 Top College Choices for Students Who Love to Ski and Ride

When it comes to choosing a college there are a lot of things to take into consideration. You might want to stay near family, or you might want to strike out on your own and gain some independence. You might want a college with specific programs or well-known professors. You might want a competitive atmosphere, or perhaps you prefer a more laid-back style of learning.

One thing is certain; if you’re a huge fan of winter sports such as skiing and snowboarding you should factor that into your decision. Below are five schools that don’t cause you to forsake one of your favorite past times.  After all, when you can have the best of both worlds, a great school and the ability to go skiing often, why wouldn’t you? Below are five of the top colleges for students who love to ski and ride.

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How to Waterproof Your Gear in 3 Easy Steps

There’s nothing worse than spending a day on the mountain in cold and soggy gear. Your wet boots squish with each movement. Your fingers are frozen stiff. Your cuffs let moisture soak straight through to your sleeves.

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Diamond Peak Wants Your Help with their 50th Anniversary Celebration

Diamond Peak at Lake Tahoe is getting ready to celebrate their golden anniversary this winter and want you in on the action. Whether you’ve been riding the slopes at Diamond Peak since their inception in 1966, or you’re a new addition to the family, Diamond Peak wants you to help celebrate “50 years of skiing and snowboarding in the most beautiful setting on Earth.”

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How to Get the Best Ski Vacation Deals

If you are itching to hit the slopes, you might be looking for ski vacation deals that will allow you to take a vacation. However, as you might already know, ski trips cost money. Luckily, there are many ways to save. These are a few tips that can help you get the best ski vacation deals so that you can take a trip without raiding your savings.

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6 Ways to Learn to Ski & Ride in the Northwest and Southwest

It is no secret that learning to ski or snowboard costs money. However, during National Ski and Snowboard Month in January, many resorts throughout the country offer all-inclusive packages for beginners that cover everything you need to learn to slide downhill.
New skiers and snowboarders can learn to ski and ride with packages that covers all of the basics for rock-bottom prices. Here are just some of the many packages that make learning to ski and ride in the Northwest and Southwest easy, and affordable.

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