Keystone Resort Opening for the 23/24 Season this Week!

Winter enthusiasts, rejoice! Ski season in the Colorado Rockies is about to kick off. Flakes are flying, snowguns are blasting & Keystone Resort, is gearing up to open its slopes and trails for the 2023/2024 winter season. While Arapahoe Basin is already set to open on Sunday, October 29th, Keystone Resort won’t be far behind. […]

Copper Mountain Extends Season to May 7th!

Copper Mountain recently announced plans to extend the 2022-2023 ski season an additional two weeks until 5/7/2023. Thanks to abundant snowfall all season long, Copper Mountain will cap off their 50th season with their latest closing since 1998! Copper plans to run 7 lifts out of the Center and West Village base areas for the […]

5 Snowboarding Tips to Improve Your Skills Quickly

Snowboarding has its roots in skiing, skateboarding, and surfing and is now recognized as a legitimate athletic activity. It even became an Olympic sport in 1998. As snowboarding’s popularity grows, lots of beginners wish to get into the sport and feel the thrill of it all. If you are one of these beginners, you will […]

What to Look for When Choosing a Ski Rental Company

When you are on a ski vacation, you don’t have much time to deal with random annoyances. You want your time on the slopes to be as stress-free and drama-free as possible. One way you can do this is by choosing suitable companions to travel with. The second big way is finding the right ski […]

How to Choose a Snowboard: Everything You Need to Know

It’s estimated that there are around 10 to 12 million skiers and snowboarders in the US. It’s also estimated that 8 million snowboarders spend less than 9 days on the slopes each season. Snowboarding has continued to be a popular outdoor activity that people enjoy. If you plan on snowboarding, you will need to start […]

10 Common Beginner Skier Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

It is estimated that there are around 400 million skiers each year visiting the slopes. Snow sports continue to grow each year, with participation booming between 2019 and 2020. Many people who have never skied before have the desire to try it out. That is why learning beginner skier mistakes can be helpful when preparing […]

Why You Simply Need the Ski Lessons Keystone Offers

Skiing. It can be a very fulfilling sport that you participate in some of the most beautiful natural environments. At least 10 million people ski and snowboard throughout the United States annually. However, at least two-thirds of those people do it for less than two weeks every year. If you fall into that category, then […]

Ski vs Snowboard: Which Winter Gear Will You Choose?

The market for winter sports equipment is worth over $32 billion. Skiing accounts for 2/5 of the market, but snowboarding is growing at the highest rate of 9.1%. There are several reasons an athlete may prefer one or the other, including cost, equipment, and safety. Choosing the right one before you go up the mountain […]

5 Winter Skincare Tips to Remember When Skiing

You know you’ve had an exhilarating ski trip by the souvenirs you bring home: photos of you and your party on the slopes, muscles that ache in the best possible way, and even a gift or two from the shops around Summit County. However, if you aren’t careful, you’ll also bring back an unwanted souvenir: […]

5 Terrific Reasons to Learn How to Snowboard

Snowboarding is one of the most popular winter sports across the globe, even surpassing skiing for the younger Gen Z’s and Millenials. While skiing is a classic winter sport, snowboarding is paving its way as a young, fresh, and exciting alternative. If you’re interested in learning how to snowboard but have yet to hit slopes, […]

7 Incredible Health Benefits of Skiing

You zigzag down the mountain, making tracks in the pillowy snow. You are surrounded by picturesque views of mountains and forests. Your nose is cold but your blood is pumping. Skiing is pure freedom and exhilaration. And it’s good for your health.  Americans visited the slopes a record 61 million times in the winter of […]

The Top 9 Things You Must Do in Summit County

Are you planning a Colorado vacation for the upcoming winter? If so, you’re not alone. After all, there are plenty of places to visit in Summit County where you can make memories that will last a lifetime. But if this is your first visit to the high country, you might need a bit of help […]

Skiing for Beginners: Basic Equipment and Techniques

It’s safe to say that we can’t get enough of ski vacations after the pandemic. The 2020-2021 ski season alone saw 59 million ski visits, up from 51 million the year before. Hoping to join that number for the first time? Skiing for beginners can be exhilarating, but the sport is also demanding and sometimes […]

Ski & Snowboarding Clothes: What to Wear on the Mountains

While the number of snowboarders has been declining in recent years, the number is still large. While in 2011 it reached its peak at 8.2 million snowboarders, snowboarding is still a popular sport for people to take part in! If you are a snowboarder or are thinking about becoming one, you may be wondering what type […]