15 Snowboard & Ski Hacks to Make Your Day On the...

You've just arrived at your favourite snow resort for an epic day of skiing or snowboarding and you're super stoked until you get stuck...

Eat pray ski – one woman’s backcountry ski adventure in India

Corrine Nolte went in search of powder in the wilds of India's Himalaya and found ski enlightenment along the way.  Keen to try skiing in...

How to Ski With A Non-Skier

It seemed like a good idea at the time. You'd had a couple of beers with your non-skier buddy, raving about your epic time on...

5 signs you have the between season blues

For those skiers and snowboarders who do back to back winter seasons, coming home can be both the best and worst part of our...

20 questions answered for intermediate snowboarders

Before we get into it, you must be wondering: What's an intermediate snowboarder? In Snow Sports Schools we generally consider intermediates to be a...

6 actions skiers can take to help keep our snow

The effects of climate change have been discussed around me for years, and I have often participated in these discussions acting as though I...

Nat Segal goes in search of active relaxation in the backcountry

Big mountain skier, Nat Segal, shares a backcountry hut with the former New Zealand Prime Minister, Helen Clarke, while ski touring the wilderness of...

10 coffee dens when skiing in Japan

Coffee snobs skiing in Japan will be rewarded with the country's new third wave coffee obsession. Andy Solo goes in search of ten of...

Mt Dobson, the ski resort you’ve never heard of but should

Briar Peters road trips to New Zealand’s Mackenzie region to hit up Mt Dobson after a snow storm. After a northern winter season in Val...

Hot tips for the weekend warrior powder stash and dash

Oh the Weekend Warrior.  Just the very thought of it fills my heart with apathy. Or is it empathy? Because now it’s Southern Hemisphere...

The Aussie giving women a voice in the action sports world

Alexa Hohenberg is the Aussie behind 'Still Stoked' a website giving a voice to women in action sports. This is her success story. From...

Dear beginner, that chairlift is not for you

Renata Hercok contemplates the curse of the beginner on runs they cannot handle and when to move on from the magic carpet. Picture this scene....

Why I still choose to ski in Australia

Ben Carter could ski anywhere but he chooses to ski in Australia. Here's why. Just got off the phone with Kosciuszko Tourist Park, my parents...

Founder of Backcountry.com reveals his snowpreneur secrets

Sam Pullos chats with backcountry.com founder, John Bresee, for our Snowpreneur series. If you’ve ever bought any of your ski or snowboard gear online, chances...

Why snow sports are integral to combating climate change

Renata Hercok contemplates climate change and the ski resorts we call home.  Snow sports, like all sports, are more than the sum of their parts....

What does it take to be a snowpreneur?

Fancy a career in the ski industry? SnowsBest contributor Sam Pullos interviews resort managers, photographers, tour guides, app developers and snowpreneurs to give you the...