Brighton, Of Course. Utah’s Ski Family Favorite.

Photographer: Richard Cheski, Mindset Imagery. Photo courtesy of Brighton Resort.

Today’s post is a guest post from Utah mom and adventure woman, Alyssa Erickson! When she’s not skiing, hiking and climbing with her kids, Alyssa blogs at The Kid Project.  When we first moved to Utah, we heard all sorts of things about Utah ski resorts. If you want epic steeps, you head on up […]

Do Women Learn to Ski Best From Other Women?

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Over the past few years, no matter where I ski, I see them: Flyers and posters encouraging women to get out and ski and ride together. Women’s Wednesday, Shred Betty Clinics, Mommy and Me, no matter what you call them, almost every resort has a special program targeting women and moms. What The Pros Think […]

From Snowboard to Skis For One Day at Alta

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I’m a y’all come kind of gal. If we’re heading out to ski, I’m apt to invite everyone I know. We travel a lot, so no matter where we go, I’m usually trying to make it a party. So recently, when we were in Utah, I invited Matt Gibson, a fellow Liftopia blogger who recently […]

Making Memories At Alta Lodge

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When our children were in grade school, my husband would explain their occasional absence for family travel and skiing with this phrase: You can’t make memories as a family if they’re in school. This summed it up fairly well, until they hit middle school and the burden of homework increased. Suddenly, our kids weren’t as […]

Why Our Family Loves to Ski Park City Mountain Resort, Utah

Eric's family at Park City Mountain Resort.

A Brave Ski Mom Interview with Eric Wagnon, National Skiing Writer for and the father of two rippin’ boys. One resort for family fun: which do you choose? Park City Mountain Resort, Utah. Why Park City Mountain Resort? Park City has a lot going for it, from a family perspective. There is a ton […]