USA

Yohei Sasaki Niseko Powder © Yasuyuki Shimanuki

Once-In-A-Lifetime Ski Holidays (That You Can Still Book)

22nd December 2017 - Craig Charley

The 2017/18 ski season may be well underway, but booking late doesn't mean you have to compromise on adventure - there's still time to book a once-in-a-lifetime ski holiday. We asked our Product Managers to pick their favourite inspirational trips, all of which are still available to book this...

Jackson Hole - Wild

Go Wild in Jackson Hole

1st December 2017 - Andy Knights

Incredible ski terrain, stunning national parks and a genuine Wild West flavour - Jackson Hole is nothing short of legendary and is a rite of passage for any true ski aficionado. Wild Terrain High in the mighty Teton Mountains, Jackson Hole is world famous for its scenic and breathtaking terrain...

Keystone First Snow - 2 October 2017

What Happened to Autumn? Winter's Arrived Instead

4th October 2017 - Craig Charley

22 September typically marks the last day of summer, but in North America, resorts skipped autumn and went straight to winter, with feet of snow falling right down to base level in some areas. Even more snow fell this week which has us eagerly anticipating those first turns of the season. For some...

Jade in Park City

Road Tripping Through Colorado and Utah

31st March 2017 - Jade Pritchard

In February I embarked on a road trip with my parents, experiencing two of my favourite Colorado resorts Beaver Creek and Aspen , together with 'The Greatest Snow on Earth' in Park City and Deer Valley , Utah. My parents are avid, well-travelled skiers, although their legs are a little rusty! We...

Aspen Snowmass October 2016 © Jeremy Swanson Photo

Winter is Here - America's First Snowfall in Photos

7th October 2016 - Craig Charley

Is early October too soon to get excited about the approaching season? Possibly, but resorts across the USA had their first significant snowfall this week. So much snow that they're already skiing! From light dustings to genuine powder, here are our favourite photos from the first week of winter...

Jade Boarding Mammoth

Jade's Mammoth California Adventure

16th May 2016 - Jade Pritchard

What a year to travel to the sunny state of California - over 10 metres of snowfall and 300 days of sun! Flying out to Los Angeles, I snowboarded at Mammoth Mountain and Heavenly before finishing my trip in San Francisco (via the outlet malls of course). Travelling to California is becoming much...

Vail, 15 March © Vail Resorts / Daniel Milchev

Super spring snow - Over 10 metres in North America

18th March 2016 - Craig Charley

Blue skies, empty slopes, deep powder; perfect spring skiing conditions. After a week of snowstorms dumping up to 150cm in places, many North American resorts are above the 10 metre line for the season, setting the scene for an epic end of season. Words alone don't do it justice, here are the best...

Gary Chatterway - Banff Empty Slopes

Banff - A National Park Wonder!

17th February 2016 - Craig Charley

We're always delighted when our customers send us reports from their Ski Safari holidays. Gary Chatterway sent us this fantastic write up of his trip to Banff in January, thanks Gary! Like to share your Ski Safari experience on our blog too? We'd love to hear from you. Over to Gary... "If you are...

Jade at the Highland Bowl, Aspen Snowmass

Deep December Powder in Aspen Snowmass

29th January 2016 - Jade Pritchard

I've snowboarded across Europe and I'm possibly the most patriotic ‘non-Canadian’ Canadian imaginable having lived there for two years, but my only experience of the USA before this trip was a long weekend in Whitefish, Montana. Aspen conjured up images of fur clad women wearing Chanel sunglasses...

Breckenridge Town and Slopes at Night © Jeff Scroggins

Christmas in Breckenridge, Colorado

25th November 2015 - Craig Charley

Breckenridge is one of our favourite Christmas destinations, and this video explains why. With many schools breaking up early for Christmas 2016, the USA makes a tempting option. Here is a taster of what you can expect: Video of Christmas in Breckenridge, Colorado Christmas in Breckenridge,...

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