Vail Resorts acquires Hotham and Falls Creek, for real this time

The rumours were rife prior to Christmas that Vail Resorts was purchasing both Hotham and Falls Creek in Australia. However no official word was...

Avalanche claims life of backcountry skier in Telluride

A Telluride backcountry skier was killed in a snowboarder-released avalanche Tuesday morning in the Bear Creek Preserve area in Telluride, Colorado.  The victim was found...

On piste avalanche at Crans Montana kills one, injures three others

An avalanche has killed one skier and injured three others at Crans Montana in the Swiss Alps this week. The mammoth slide happened on...

Kiwi ski racer Alice Robinson wins Junior World Championships

New Zealand ski racer Alice Robinson (Queenstown) has been crowned Junior World Champion in Giant Slalom. The seventeen-year-old went in to the race at the...

The best hotel offers for Vancouver and Whistler spring skiing

Of all the cities in the world, Vancouver always tops the list as one of our favourites. It's easy to get to from Australia, with...

Arapahoe Basin ends partnership with Vail Resorts

Arapahoe Basin announced the end of their partnership with Vail Resorts today, Monday in the USA. While the Colorado resort doubled it's revenue from 2007...

New chairlifts, terrain and après for Queenstown this ski season

This is definitely Queenstown's year. The South Island resort town is already a Mecca for skiers and snowboarders, but 2019 takes the offerings up a...

Squaw Valley breaks February snowfall record with massive storm

It's been a big snowfall total month in California and Squaw Valley mountain resort just broke their February snowfall record. Did we mention there's...

Aussie Laura Peel wins silver at Moscow FIS World Cup

Hot off the heels of her fourth place at the FIS World Championships in Deer Valley, Australian aerial skier and Winter Olympian, Laura Peel...

Mammoth Mountain open until July 4 after huge snow season

If you're not in the USA this season, well, get here. There's hardly a ski and snowboard state in America that's not being hammered...

How to save yourself and rescue others when caught in a...

It's a powder day after an overnight dump of fresh fluffy snow on top of days of powder falls previously. The snow has never...

California ski resorts close today due to too much snow

The USA is having a mega snow season this winter and much of the west is in the midst of a major snow storm...

Snowboarder Cam Bolton wins his first World Cup gold for Australia

Australian boarder cross athlete, Cam Bolton, won his first World Cup gold. He crossed the line first at the Feldberg SBX World Cup in...

A gold and two silvers in 24 hours for Australia at...

It's been a big 24 hours for Australia at the Utah FIS World Championships 2019 this weekend.  Scotty James went big with his first run...

Scotty James wins his third FIS World Champion title

Snowboarder Scotty James has taken out his third consecutive World Championship title, setting down an early unbeatable run at Park City, Utah today.  A year...

Sun Valley and Snowbasin join the Epic Pass for next season

  Sun Valley Resort and Snowbasin Resort jointly announced today that both resorts will join the industry-leading Epic Pass in a multi-year alliance beginning with...

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