16 May, 2016

Learning to Ski at Alta

Learning to ski as an adult doesn't have to be intimidating. Read about my first year learning to ski at Alta Ski Area at age 32.

17 Feb, 2016

What to Pack for your first Winter Backcountry Hut Trip

Ok, so you are headed out on your first winter backcountry hut trip...but you aren't sure what bring or how to stay comfortable in winter temps. This detailed packing list will help you prepare so you bring exactly what you need.

13 Jan, 2016

10 Pairs of Cute Winter Boots for 2016

Looking for a cute new pair of winter boots? Here's a round-up of 10 pairs of durable AND cute winter boots that you can slip into for a beer and dinner after a long day on the slopes.

18 Nov, 2015

15 Reasons to take your First Backcountry Hut Trip this Winter

Winter backcountry hut trips aren't just for extreme skiers. Here's 15 reasons why you should take your 1st backcountry hut trip this winter. Personally, I'm looking forward to #7, #11, #13 & #15. You?

11 Nov, 2015

12 Beginner-Friendly Ski Resorts for Adults

Learning how to ski? Here's 12 beginner-friendly ski resorts around the west with lessons tailored for adults, reasonable prices, and plenty of beginner terrain.

21 Oct, 2015

The Colorado Gems: 8 affordable ski resorts without the crowds

Looking to ski without breaking the bank? The Colorado Gems are 8 small ski resorts in the Colorado Rockies where you can afford to ski without the crowds.

9 Mar, 2015

Togwotee Mountain Lodge: Snowmobiling through Wyoming’s Backcountry

Snowmobiling is one of the best ways to explore Wyoming’s beautiful backcountry, so when I planning my trip to Jackson,

4 Mar, 2015

What to Wear Skiing: A Beginner’s Guide

What to Wear Skiing: A Beginner's Guide This winter I set a goal for myself to get back on skis.

25 Feb, 2015

Hitting the Slopes at Las Vegas Ski and Snowboard Resort

The last time I hit the ski slopes was about 10 years ago, and it was not a good experience.

16 Dec, 2014

The 10 Best Snowshoeing Destinations West of the Rockies

If you subscribe to my monthly newsletter, you know that I'm a terrible skier (not anymore! I'm learning how to