The Australian skier who knows how to fly

Olympic gold and bronze aerial skier medalist, Lydia Lassila, tells her story on the big screen with the launch of The Will to Fly in...

Life or death sentence for lift pass cheaters?

  Twelve skiers and snowboarders banned for life in twelve days in New Zealand So you bought a five day lift pass and you leave the...

How Olympic medalist freeskier Gus Kenworthy has redefined ‘gay’

You can smell the male teenage testosterone long before you witness it in action at any ski resort terrain park. Rich white boys dressed...

Ski season workers scammed by fake real estate agents

How one fake real estate agent tried to extort US$3000 from me and stole another agent's identity. If Google isn't your first language then it's...

14 things that will surprise Aussies skiing in the USA

Humans are odd and the world is too. If you're skiing in the USA some things are odder than others. Just like Australia's Vegemite,...

Why you’re not going to find your soulmate in a ski...

Snow addict Jen Houltham gives SnowsBest readers her ski bum unqualified life advice. You’ve just booked your working holiday in Canada. You’re psyched - you’ll be...

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...

Going gay in Sochi

I loathe writing about a person's sexuality because it really is irrelevant. Who cares who you love, it just matters that you do. It is...

Most terrifying winter drive of my life

I faced my fears today and it did nothing to alieve them. You couldn't pay me enough to face them again. Even if the...

That one time I taught the British army to snowboard

I was recently invited to Austria for two weeks with the British Army to teach them how to snowboard. I can only assume in...

How to become a ski and snowboard blogger and travel the...

Ski powder around the world? Meet snow sports legends? Fly in helicopters, sleep in remote lodges under the stars. Who wants to be a...

Is Scotty James the funniest snowboarder ever created?

I have a confession to make. I just lost an hour of my life on snowboarder Scotty James' Instagram account. An hour I was...

Single and ready to chairlift mingle

SnowsBest sent a guy and a girl to Coronet Peak's Chairlift Date Night to find love. this is what they came back with. You might...

When helicopters and snow don’t mix

We heard the chopper blades before we saw them, the ominous sound of whirring air that signals the change in someone's life circumstance. Helicopters...

How growing up in a ski lodge shaped my life

Growing up as a member of a ski lodge creates special memories, even more special once your parents are gone. Angela Saurine writes for...

R U SNOWKAY?

One day in April this year I lay on my couch in the shiny ski town of Park City in Utah and wondered what...

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