If you're a first-time skier getting ready for a day on the slopes, you probably have a lot of questions. In this blog post, we answer all of your frequenty asked questions about skiing, like how to slow down, how to get off the chairlift, how your ski boots should fit, and more. First-Time Skier FAQs

First-Time Skier FAQs

Winter Activities

If you're a first-time skier getting ready for a day on the slopes, you probably have a lot of...
Read More
With over 300 inches a year and 2,800 feet of vertical terrain, Tamarack - Idaho’s newest ski resort - should be on your radar. With cheap lift tickets, a mom & pop vibe, endless powder, and gorgeous views, here are 5 reasons you should ski Tamarack on your Idaho vacation. 5 Reasons to Ski Tamarack in Idaho

5 Reasons to Ski Tamarack in Idaho

Idaho

With cheap lift tickets, a mom & pop vibe, endless powder, and gorgeous views, here are 5 reasons...
Read More
McCall Idaho: The Ultimate 4-day Winter Itinerary

McCall Idaho: The Ultimate 4-day Winter Itinerary

Idaho

Plan an adventurous Idaho winter vacation that includes skiing, snowmobiling, soaking in hot springs, fat biking & more.
8 Adventurous Winter Activities in Montana (Besides Skiing)

8 Adventurous Winter Activities in Montana (Besides Skiing)

Montana

From hot springing to dog sledding to skijoring, get outside on your Montana vacation with these 8 adventurous winter...
Read More
Hit the slopes or cruise the coast with our list of 12 winter destinations for outdoor adventure, perfect for the sun-seeker and snow-lover alike. Snow & Sun: 12 Winter Destinations for Outdoor Adventure

Snow & Sun: 12 Winter Destinations for Outdoor Adventure

Winter Activities

Hit the slopes or cruise the coast with our list of 12 winter destinations for outdoor adventure, perfect for...
Read More
Interested in winter hiking? Learn about base layers, insulating layers, shells, and other cold weather hiking clothes with our winter outdoor apparel guide Winter Hiking Clothes & Cold Weather Layering Basics

Winter Hiking Clothes & Cold Weather Layering Basics

Apparel

Interested in winter hiking? Learn what clothes to wear for cold weather hiking and how to layer appropriately for...
Read More
10 Winter Hiking Tips for Staying Warm on the Trail

10 Winter Hiking Tips for Staying Warm on the Trail

Winter Activities

Don't let winter keep you inside! Learn our top 10 winter hiking tips to keep you toasty and safe...
Read More
Planning your Everest Base Camp Trek: The Ultimate Logistics Guide

Planning your Everest Base Camp Trek: The Ultimate Logistics Guide

Backpacking

The most common questions about an Everest Base Camp trek answered! Learn about guided vs independent, altitude sickness, transportation,...
Read More
10 Beginner Skier Tips for Adults – from Someone who Learned at 31

10 Beginner Skier Tips for Adults – from Someone who Learned at 31

Winter Activities

It's never too late to start! Learn how to ski this winter with these top 10 beginner ski tips,...
Read More
Alta Ski Resort: The Ultimate Vacation Guide

Alta Ski Resort: The Ultimate Vacation Guide

Utah

Plan your ski vacation to Alta Ski Resort. Get details on terrain, lodging, dining, rentals & where to get...
Read More
Learning to Ski at Alta Learning to Ski at Alta

Learning to Ski at Alta

Utah

Learning to ski as an adult doesn't have to be intimidating. Read about my first year learning to ski...
Read More
ALTA LODGE REVIEW Hotel Review: Staying at the Alta Lodge

Hotel Review: Staying at the Alta Lodge

Utah

A hotel review & photos of Utah's ski-in / ski-out Alta Lodge - home to the Sitzmark, the mountain's...
Read More