Innsbruck Austria is your next bucket list for Skiing

Tyrol Mountains in Austria covered with snow

Highest Lift: 3200m/10498′ Lowest lift: 850m/ 2789′ Vertical Drop: 2350m/ 7710′ Total Runs: 270 km Beginner: 70 Runs (35%) Intermediate: 84 Runs (42%) Expert: 46 Runs (23%) Cross Country: 30km If you are from Europe or someone from any point of the globe and wish to visit a famous and excellent ski … Read more

Why Choke Are Important for Hunting?

hunter wilderness

If you have used a shotgun to shoot something, you will know that the bullet spreads around the target. It’s not like your regular bullet where it hits the bullseye without shattering into pieces. To stop shotgun from doing that, we use chokes. They are like a muzzle flush that is attached … Read more

A Guide to The Sports of Nordic combined

a person skiing on the snowfield

Nordic combined is a winter sport that consists of cross-country skiing and ski jumping. Nordic combined competition matches are held in Winter Olympic Games, and FIS Nordic Combined World Cup is played to promote Nordic combined. International Ski Federation is the highest authority that controls and manages Nordic combined sport. The International … Read more

What is Figure Skating?

AnabelleLanglois and Cody Hay land a throw jump at the 2006 Skate America

Figure skating is a unique combination of ice skating and ballet. It has been around for a very long time. Each year during the Olympic season, many artists compete in the disciplines of this fascinating field of dance. How figure skating was introduced, and what are different aspects of it? Let’s learn. … Read more

Beginner Mountain: Safety Tips You Should Know Before Climbing Mount Hood

Mount Hood from Mirror Lake

Mount Hood is considered to be Oregon’s highest summit, which stands at a whopping 11,240 feet. This mountain is a dormant volcano that is covered with eleven active glaciers. Located in the snow-covered peak is the Mount Hood wilderness, which is covered with alpine meadows and forested slopes. Mount Hood has over … Read more

The History of Winter Olympics

The History of Winter Olympics

After the 22nd Winter Olympic Games held last 2014 in Sochi, Russia, the next Winter Olympics scheduled in 2018 will be held in Pyeongchang, South Korea. The administration of South Korea offered North Korea to co-host the games as an effort to build bridges between the two long-standing enemies. South Korea wanted … Read more

The History of Snowboarding

The History of Snowboarding

Snowboarding is a snow activity which was invented not as a form of travel but just for fun. Besides skiing and sledding, snowboarding is a common thing to do during winter and has been part of Winter Olympics and Paralympics since 1998 and 2014, respectively. While this sport became popular in the … Read more

Popular Summer Mountain Sports

Popular Summer Mountain Sports

Despite the presence of technology, people still love to go outdoors. This is due to the exciting outdoor sports, and one of them is indulging in different types of mountain sports. In fact, technology has made these sports even more exhilarating and safer than ever, by way of much-improved mountaineering gear. Here … Read more