A trip to a winter wonderland can make this Christmas one you’ll never forget.
At 31 and with knees that feel much older, Nicole Hosp figured her days of winning slalom races were long behind her. Especially with this new wave of youngsters on the slopes, led by the likes of American Mikaela Shiffrin.
American Mikaela Shiffrin is leading after the first run of a slalom Sunday, chasing her first World Cup victory in her home country.
Investigators in the mountains say a big fire over the weekend was an accident, but also very preventable.
Industry leaders say that even though last-minute lift tickets at some resorts now exceed $100, skiing has never been more affordable if you’re savvy about discounts.
Skiers and snowboarders traveling to Utah this winter will find the same jagged mounting peaks looming just east of Salt Lake City and many familiar trails at the state’s 15 resorts. But they may also notice a few signs of the significant changes that occurred in the offseason.
More snow is expected in the mountains before another wave Tuesday into Wednesday.
Investigators are looking into what started a fire at the Matterhorn Inn in Vail Saturday morning.
The only hospital in Leadville is closing. The closest hospitals to Leadville are in Vail, Frisco and Salida, but they’re all about an hour-drive away. That can be a death sentence for anyone with a heart attack or stroke.
Aspen Ski Resort will open Saturday after more than 21 inches of snow dumped at the area in the last few days.