With everything going on in 2021, we’re looking forward to the 21/22 winter season now more than ever. We sat down with meteorologist Chris Tomer to get a pulse on what we can expect this season. ➽ What will the snow be like for winter 2021/2022? There are numerous global factors that influence how much
One way to look at the ski and ride season ahead is to think of it as a weather prediction: “Mostly sunny with a chance of rain.” The “r” word isn’t something we like to think about, but coming off a year that was anything but normal, we should be prepared. Most resort management teams
Squaw Valley on Monday introduced its new name, Palisades Tahoe. According to a press release from the resort, the new name and logo “honor the resort’s history as a land of legends—home to freeskiing pioneers, Winter Olympians, and cultural icons across more than seven decades of ski history”. Inspired by the sheer granite faces and
Ski boots are a crucial piece of gear because they not only connect your feet and lower legs to your skis, but if not fitted correctly, they could cause pain that will put a damper on your ski day. Therefore, it’s important to prioritize finding the correct boot model and fit. In truth, buying a
Ski boots might seem like the supporting actress to your skis, but boots are the important connection between you and your skis by helping you communicate with them. Essentially, they are the star of your gear setup. If your boots are too big or too small, however, it’s like watching bad acting—painful. If you have
If your ski boots are older than your cat or dog, walk, run, or drive to your nearest ski shop. Seriously, though, ski boot models have changed dramatically over the years. “I believe the ski boot world is in a golden age,” says Adam Greenier, owner of Gravity Jones Orthotics, and certified pedorthist/bootfitter for Sport
A ski resort with terrain for all levels and closeby lodging, lots of apres ski activities and a good ski school make for great vacations on snow.