6 First Open Slopes of 2018–19

By: Katie Jackson

6 First Open Slopes of 2018–19

By: Katie Jackson

From a Maine ski area with a yeti mascot to a Colorado ski area with free snowcat skiing, here are a handful of ski and snowboard areas across the country that are now ready for you to lay some fresh tracks with your friends and family.

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Coeur d’Alene: A Secret Oasis

By: Elizabeth Griffith

Coeur d’Alene: A Secret Oasis

By: Elizabeth Griffith

Perched on the outskirts of Idaho’s vast national forest lands, Coeur d’Alene and the lake it’s named for make up one of the most perfect getaway destinations a traveler could wish for.

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Wandering Through Wyoming

By: Heather Raftery

Wandering Through Wyoming

By: Heather Raftery

While I love old stuff, I am still a product of the new century. So it was a delightful surprise to find that Wyoming offered me that perfect mix of old and new, of vintage country pleasures and modern twists.

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Enough Stuff—Give Fun!

By: Oakley Hall

Enough Stuff—Give Fun!

By: Oakley Hall

Whether you’re giving gifts to Connecticuters or presenting your loved ones with a trip to the Nutmeg State, here are some gift ideas to make sure you’re giving memories rather than clutter.

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Give Mountain State Memories

By: Lindsey Wilhelm

Give Mountain State Memories

By: Lindsey Wilhelm

Pair any of these four West Virginia experience gifts with a heartfelt card, and you’ve got yourself a match made in (almost) heaven.

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