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Japow: Skiing the epic resorts of Japan

February 24, 2020

You’ve seen it in all the ski films for years: legendary powder that blows in from Siberia, across the Sea of Japan and piles up in ridiculous amounts of 600 or more inches a season (that’s 50 feet, or 15 meters). And it’s not coastal snow ala Sierra Cement, because it’s so freaking cold coming in from Russia with love, and maybe a touch of radiation.


Skiing in St. Anton

February 23, 2020

Is skiing in Europe on your bucket list? Learn about skiing in Austria.



US national snowshoe championships to be held in Leadville

February 22, 2020

The U.S. National Snowshoe Championships is Feb. 28 to March 1 in Leadville. The championship weekend will feature everyone from championships racers to high school and collegiate athletes. Attending are heavy hitters such as Michelle...





Skier dies at Winter Park Resort

February 20, 2020

A skier died Tuesday at Winter Park Resort after suffering from an apparent medical episode, according to the resort. Around 1:20 p.m. Tuesday, a 58-year-old man from Westminster was skiing on White Rabbit when he...