The Beast and The Best: Learn to Ski, Build Your Skills and Enjoy Killington, Vermont’s Biggest Resort

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Welcome to Killington, the Beast of the East. When you call yourself a “beast” there are certain standards that you have to meet. First, you need to be big. Check that. Killington is the big mountain in Vermont (a small state with an astounding amount of skiing – I count 19 alpine resorts and even […]

Learn To Ski One Tip at a Time


Kevin Jordan has a goal. The Children’s Coordinator for the Ski and Snowboard Schools of Aspen/Snowmass, Kevin wants to make it easier for everyone to learn to ski and ride. So during January, Kevin is offering one solid learn to ski and snowboard tip per day on a special Facebook page. January is Learn to […]

Start Right: Eight Learn to Ski and Snowboard Tips for Your Child (and You!)

learn to ski and snowboard month

In case you haven’t heard, January is Learn to Ski and Snowboard Month. This means good deals on lessons at resorts around the U.S. So to help you get your kids (and possibly you!) rocking and rolling on snow this winter, here are some top tips to help you start right, and start right now! […]

Adult Ski Camp: Because Kids Shouldn’t Have All The Fun

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It’s not very often that I have such big news to share the day after posting an article. But via email today, I learned that John Clendenin, founder and head coach of the Clendenin Ski Method will be inducted to the U.S. Ski and Snowboard Hall of Fame! John is recognized for his Freestyle skiing […]

Why Our Family Loves to Ski Alyeska, Alaska

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While the resort ski and ride season may be drawing to a close at many locations across North America, Alyeska in Alaska is still going strong! Here’s the inside scoop from ski mom and author, Jen Aist. This season, your family, one resort: which do you choose? Alyeska Resort! Actually, we really don’t have any […]