• Sapporo has Japan’s best aprés ski
    February 28, 2018, Comments Off on Sapporo has Japan’s best aprés ski

    Sapporo is a city, you thought, not a ski town? Well think again! Everybody who skis or boards knows Hokkaido is the powder capital of the planet, and Sapporo is […]

  • skiing at Mallin Alto
    Mallin Alto snowmobile skiing wild Patagonia
    February 26, 2018, Comments Off on Mallin Alto snowmobile skiing wild Patagonia

    Mallin Alto in Argentinian Patagonia is something else, like snow camping but with geodesic domes, wood stoves, a wood fired jacuzzi, unlimited vino, a personal chef, and, best of all, […]

  • Bettai Senjuan outdoor onsen
    Bettei Senjuan ultimate comfort in Minakami
    February 25, 2018, Comments Off on Bettei Senjuan ultimate comfort in Minakami

    Bettei Senjuan is simply the best accommodation in the Minakami area, a superb Relais & Chateau member onsen retreat in a glorious forest park setting above the Tanigawa river. You […]

  • Kensaki-yaki 'sword grilling' barbecue Tatsumikan, Minakami
    Tatsumikan traditional hospitality in Minakami
    February 25, 2018, Comments Off on Tatsumikan traditional hospitality in Minakami

    Gunma is getting on the radar for international skiers, especially the Minakami Onsen area which offers a perfect blend of multiple mountains and a real Japanese experience, including some very […]

  • Engelberg-Titlis has more snow than anywhere!
    February 23, 2018, Comments Off on Engelberg-Titlis has more snow than anywhere!

    We told you Engelberg-Titlis was one of Switzerland’s best ski resorts last year. Well this week it’s the world’s snowiest resort too, with a snow depth at the summit of […]

  • Riki Japow Guide skiing Grandeco
    Grandeco delivers awesome value ski in ski out Japow
    February 22, 2018, Comments Off on Grandeco delivers awesome value ski in ski out Japow

    Grandeco was day 11 of our month long Japowder mission, and just when you think it can’t get any better, it did! We arrived to more fresh Aizu region snow […]

  • Sendai Royal Park Hotel in winter
    Sendai Royal Park Hotel
    February 20, 2018, Comments Off on Sendai Royal Park Hotel

    Sendai Royal Park Hotel is a 5 star oasis escape outside Sendai that makes the perfect stopover or shopover to start, finish, or break up a Tohoku ski trip itinerary. […]

  • Stadium Rock: Russ Henshaw World Tour 2009-2010
    February 16, 2018, Comments Off on Stadium Rock: Russ Henshaw World Tour 2009-2010

    Back in 2010 we ran a poster of Russ Henshaw and big interview on his amazing 2009-2010 season. At the time, we said His results stack up with the best […]

  • Portillo is the Perfect 10 ski resort just north of Santiago
    February 1, 2018, Comments Off on Portillo is the Perfect 10 ski resort just north of Santiago

    Portillo is truly spectacular. Superlatives are just not enough. Terrain to drool over, snow to die for, views to kill, and that beautiful pool. Then there’s the funky va-et-vient avalanche […]

  • Telluride joins Epic Pass for 2018-2019
    January 30, 2018, Comments Off on Telluride joins Epic Pass for 2018-2019

    Telluride Ski Resort Joins the Epic Pass! The iconic Telluride Ski Resort joins the Epic Pass beginning with the 2018-19 winter season in a long-term alliance. Epic Pass holders will […]