Ski Deals Blog

Everything You Need to Know About Arizona Snowbowl

Arizona Snowbowl has been one of the West’s best-kept skiing secrets for more than eight decades. The resort just outside of Flagstaff, is only two hours from Phoenix and is one of the oldest, continually operating ski destinations in the United States. With 777 skiable acres, 48 lift-served trails, and seven hike-to expert trails, Arizona […]

December 18, 2019

Direct Flights to Ski Resorts

In the past, taking a ski vacation usually began with a lengthy car trip through the mountains from your home to the ski resort. In recent years, airports near ski resorts have upgraded facilities and expanded airline service to accommodate the larger planes of major airlines. Ticket prices are becoming more and more affordable in […]

December 17, 2019

Where Older Kids Ski Free

Lots of ski resorts run promotions where young children can ski for free, usually with a paid adult lift ticket or overnight lodging stay. This is a wonderful money-saving deal for parents who want to get their youngster on the slopes. But what about older children? Most ski-for-free deals are for young children, but what […]

December 12, 2019

Aspen Snowmass Ski Rental Delivery

Choosing to have Aspen Snowmass ski rental delivery to your hotel or condo is a convenient and time-saving option for those who are planning to rent while visiting. Opting to have your skis delivered to your hotel or condo means that you don’t have to spend time trekking to the ski shop for your gear. […]

December 10, 2019

How to Plan a Better Family Ski Vacation

There’s a lot that goes into planning a family ski vacation. First, budget the funds for the trip and choose your travel and lodging. Next, you need to make sure you schedule time off work and plan to have your kids out of school. Then, you must begin the lengthy process of packing everyone’s clothes […]

December 5, 2019

How to Get in Shape for Skiing

To get the most out of your ski vacation, you’ll want to be in shape. First, you don’t want to be huffing and puffing on your first run. Second, and most important, you want to avoid sustaining an injury of any kind. Lastly, you want to look good in that ski gear, right? If you […]

December 4, 2019

Waxless Base Treatment Gains Popularity

Is waxing waning? A new, waxless base treatment has hit the market recently and it’s gaining favor with ski technicians as well as hardcore skiers and snowboarders as a fresh alternative to conventional waxing. The product – known as Phantom – is a one-time application that replaces traditional wax and is permanent. Yes, apply it […]

December 3, 2019

New Park City Action Sports Resort Opens This Season

A new world-class, year-round action sports and ski resort just outside of Park City is coming to Utah this winter. Construction crews have been working since September 2018 to complete the innovative project that covers a 125-acre plot off Kilby Road, two miles east of Parley’s Summit off Interstate 80. The area, formerly known as […]

November 26, 2019

Shawnee Mountain Announces Early Opening

Thanks to favorable November weather and aggressive snowmaking at the resort, Shawnee Mountain will open for early season skiing and snowboarding this weekend, Nov. 23-24. The ski resort – located at Shawnee-on-Delaware, Pennsylvania – plans to open nine trails ranging from beginner to expert level. According to the resort, trails opening this weekend will include […]

November 22, 2019

Ski Butlers Unveils New Skis and Tuning Robot

Ski Butlers delivery service has unveiled a new robotic tuning machine and new signature lines of Rossignol skis for the 2019-20 ski season, the company announced recently. The improvements, along with a slew of rental specials, highlight the coming season for the ski rental company that provides service at 48 ski resorts in North America […]

November 21, 2019

Vail Completes Merger, Adds New Resorts to Epic Pass

Vail Resorts, Inc. (MTN), has finalized its merger with Peak Resorts (SKIS), adding 17 ski destinations in the Northeast, Mid-Atlantic and Midwest to its portfolio, the company announced recently. According to officials, the deal was closed in September 2019 for $11 per share. The company has also unveiled plans to invest close to $15 million […]

November 19, 2019

What’s New at Colorado Ski Resorts for 2019-20

Opening day for the 2019-20 ski season is happening now or very soon at resorts in Colorado. There have been a lot of new improvements since last season. From added trails and activities for kids to brand new restaurants and thrilling attractions, there’s a little something for everyone. Let’s look at what skiers and snowboarders […]

November 14, 2019

Lodging in Ski Country: Hotel, B&B, Lodge or Condo?

When planning a winter ski trip to the mountains, the first question is, “Where do I go?” Once that is answered, the inevitable next question is, “Where do I stay?” If you’ve never been to the mountains before, or if you’ve never been to that particular ski resort, you may be overwhelmed by the sheer […]

November 12, 2019

Steamboat Springs Ski Rentals

A winter ski vacation to Steamboat Ski Resort in Steamboat Springs, Colorado, will fit the bill for adrenaline junkies, avid skies and snowboarders, families and groups, and beginners who are new to the sport. Known as “Ski Town, USA,” Steamboat has plenty of winter fun to keep you busy. Before you hit the Steamboat Springs […]

November 7, 2019

Copper Mountain Improvements Continue to Enhance the Skier Experience

Head to Copper Mountain this winter and you’re bound to notice a few improvements, both on the mountain and at the base of the ski resort. Construction crews have been busy over the summer, completing several multi-million-dollar projects for the 2019-20 season. With new ski lifts, new terrain parks and new lodging on the way, […]

November 5, 2019