Andermatt Ski Resort and its Vast Ski Areas

Portion of the Oberalp ski area

Switzerland is home to skiing, which began in the 19th century and blossomed during the first eight decades of the 20th. While the British visitors delight in ski resorts of France, Austria, and Italy, as these Alpine neighbors have their own strength, yet in many respects, Switzerland is still a hard-to-beat skiing destination. … Read more

Bretton Woods Ski Resort: New Hampshire’s Largest Ski Area

skiers at the Bretton Ski Resort

MOUNTAIN STATS Summit Elevation: 3,100 feet Vertical Drop: 1,500 feet Base Elevation: 1,600 feet Trails and Glades: 98 Skiable Acreage: 464 acres Snowmaking: 92% of Trails Average Annual Snowfall: 200+ inches Season Length: Early-November to Mid-April Exposure: North/Northeast Lifts: 10 Uphill Lift Capacity: 14,000 skiers per hour Always recognized by SKI Magazine … Read more

Best Over the Glasses Goggles for Snowboarding

man wearing snowboard goggles

Having poor eyesight is one of the dilemmas of some people when it comes to doing sports activities that require wearing eye gear like snowboarding. It’s because it’s challenging to wear eyeglasses under the goggles, and it’s dangerous to not wear them at all because you need a clear vision when snowboarding … 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

Interesting Facts About Skiing

Interesting Facts About Skiing

Skiing is one of the best mountain sports and dates all the way back to the 6300BC when skis were used for transport purposes. However, Skiing is a popular winter sport in recent times. There are numerous astonishing facts about skiing. Check out some of the craziest but fun facts about skiing … Read more