Liftopia Ski Season Kickoff Parties: Coming To A City Near You!


It might only be October, but it’s already snowing on some lucky mountains and the lifts have begun to spin! We’re pumped for the upcoming season and, to help spread the stoke, the Liftopia crew is hitting the road, throwing ski season… Read More →

7 Natural Signs of Snow


It’s perfectly normal to feel a bit anxious at this time of the year. Will Mother Nature be bountiful when it comes to the white stuff? Will Jack Frost ensure it’s cold enough for the snow cannons to fire up… Read More →

It’s a Long Way to the Top: Glossary of Ski Lifts


Going downhill is the really fun part of skiing, but the uphill part of the equation makes more vertical feet downhill possible. While chairlifts may be the classic type of ski lift, they are just one way to get high…. Read More →

Best Prices For Early Season Snowboarding & Ski Lessons


The winter season is approaching in the Northern Hemisphere, and unless you spent the summer in New Zealand or Chile (or at Liberty Mountain Snowflex Park), you probably haven’t experienced the feeling of sliding on snow for 7 or 8… Read More →

5 Ways To Overcome Fear On The Slopes


Fear is no fun. And learning to ski or ride for the first time, or leveling up to new a challenge, can bring it up. It doesn’t matter that a run is an easy green; if it’s new for you,… Read More →

Q&A with Rachael Burks, Athlete Advisor of Pretty Faces Ski Film


Pretty Faces is a film celebrating women who thrive in the snow. The concept for the film was originated by professional big mountain skier and SheJumps co-founder, Lynsey Dyer with the objective of giving women and girls (young and old)… Read More →

Liftopia Weekly Goods: Oct. 6, 2014


You know that white stuff that we all love to ski and ride on? Well, whether you prefer it made by the hand of Mother Nature or by powerful, high-tech snowmaking systems, plenty of it is already being seen at ski resorts… Read More →

3 New Books for The Skier’s and Rider’s Library


I don’t know if you call it a “ski-brary” or a “librare-ski,” but here are three books that we’d recommend adding to that dusty old stack of tattered ski literature sitting on your corner shelf. The works speak to the… Read More →

More Ticket Options on Liftopia = More Flexibility on the Slopes


You spoke.  We listened. We surveyed 10,000 Liftopia customers last spring, and you told us you wanted more flexible lift ticket options. We worked hard all summer, and we’re excited to introduce Value, Value Plus and Flexible tickets!  These new… Read More →

Best Fall Beers You Need To Try


Summer is officially over, according to the calendar. However, the real end of summer is marked not by a set date, but a series of events that herald the coming of autumn (and, with it, winter) much more accurately than… Read More →