Less-Skied Europe: Ski Romania, Greece and Bulgaria

Poinana Brasov, Romania ski

A guest post from Corina David.  Think of winter sports in Europe and you’ll likely think of Austria, Italy, France and Switzerland. Thanks to the glaciers, these countries offer some spectacular sights and unforgettable memories. But the truth is that unless you live in the area, opting for a ski holiday in these Alpen resorts […]

Finding Silver Linings in Silverton

girlfriends at Silverton

A guest post by Rachel Walker. When I first skied Silverton Mountain many years ago, I left in an ambulance. Until now, I haven’t told many people that. It’s kind of embarrassing. At the time I was an editor at Skiing magazine and on assignment for a different publication. The ski journalist is not supposed […]

Ski Trail Names Tell of Wonder, Peril and Exhilaration

trail sign at Sugarbush

A guest post from Duane Allen. Each year, millions of people travel far and wide to the world’s ski and snowboarding resorts. Besides the feeling of the crisp air on our faces and the thrill of gliding down some of Earth’s steepest slopes, what drives us to these frosty trails? I think it’s the cute […]

Epic Lines: Bold Prints That Evoke Your Favorite Skiing and Biking Destinations

Mammoth Map. Photo courtesy Epic Lines.

There are a lot of things I like about Epic Lines, a company that creates simple, bold color-and-line maps of popular mountain biking trails, Colorado 14’ers and ski resorts. Things I Like: It’s a Family Business Let’s start with the company’s founders, Dylan, Alex and Max Proietti, three siblings ranging in age from 23 to […]