Former Olympian Picabo Street with the gang at Park City Mountain Resort. Photo by Cathie Arquilla.
Read More GoNOMAD Stories about Skiing and Snowboarding
From the Alps to the Rockies, from the expert trails to the bunny slopes, GoNOMAD has a wide range of ski and snowboard stories in all kinds of destinations and all levels of expertise.
Here are some sample stories:
Skiing Utah: A Four-Day Women-Only Getaway
When people say they are going out west to ski Utah, easterners think, "Oooooh, aaahh isn’t that for serious skiers who mean it, terrain chock full of double black diamonds, narrow steep chutes (between boulders), big mountain skiing?"
All true, but Utah is also host to oodles of intermediate and beginner runs which allow the novice or more accomplished skier to feel the rush of breezing downhill. Read more
The French Alps: Spring Snow in Val d’Isere and Chamonix
The credit crunch got you down? Need a break from bailouts? Spring skiing should do the trick. It’s the same rush as playing the stock market but much safer. My favorite picks: Val d’Isere and Chamonix, two of the best resorts in the world, both that stay open long after the closing bell.
There are bumps, humps, slopes and bowls all over the place. And, with stunning views and warm temperatures in the springtime, it’s even manageable for green carvers.
Night skiing in Montana. Photo by Sony Stark.
Read more GoNOMAD stories about skiing:
Liftopia.com: The Way to Buy Cheap Lift Tickets
Skiing the Big Three in Alberta, Canada
Mount Bachelor in Bend, Oregon:
The Big Mountain We Didn't Know About
Lake Placid, New York: Winter Sports in Slow Motion
Piemonte, Italy: Getting High on Skis in the Via Lattea
Snow Basin, Powder Mountain and Sundance: Three of Utah's Hidden Gems
Norway: Cross-Country Skiing in the Rondane Mountains
Bukovel Resort: Skiing the Carpathian Mountains in Ukraine
Stowe, Vermont: A Classic New England Town
Holiday Getaways in Austria and Switzerland
Glacier Country: Real Dining, Real Skiing in Northwest Montana
Snowplowing My Way Through the French Alps
Smugglers Notch: Screaming Fun on Groomers and Glades
Longboard Races Commemorate California's Daredevil Gold Miners
Montana's Wildest Winter Resorts
Young Hearts Run Free in a Changing Tahoe
Lake Placid, New York: Olympic Memories and Adirondack Splendor
Concord, New Hampshire: A Capital Destination
A Visit to the Holler: Pollywogg Holler is a NY State Ecolodge That's Wonderful in Winter
Wintering in Montana: Glacier National Park and Whitefish