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 →

Liftopia Weekly Goods: Sept. 29, 2014


Counting down the days? You’re not alone! To help you kick off the 2014/15 season with an early start, here’s a run down of some of the projected ski area opening dates across North America. Better yet… If you book… Read More →

A Skier’s & Rider’s Bucket List


It’s here: The growing buzz at your local ski shop. Approaching deadlines for resort season passes. Gear reviews in your Facebook feed. Fall seasonal beers and pumpkin spice Oreos (yes, that’s a real thing). These happenings can mean only one… Read More →

Ski Bums Pick: The East’s Top 3 Most Livable Ski Towns


When the question “Where’s the best ski town to live in year round?” was posed to a bunch of North American snow sport diehards, consensuses gathered around a few choice areas. These places cater to “graduated” ski bums who want… Read More →