Dante visits Durango, Colorado — Inferno to Purgatory

During a challenging snow season, there is plenty to do near Durango, Colorado Purgatory sounds like a scary anecdote from Mrs. Olson’s Sunday School class. As in, “If you sin, you will end up skiing the slopes of Purgatory Resort for all eternity.” That wouldn’t be...

Big ski vacations for smaller budgets

No need for a big name (and big money) ski area for a big ski vacation Thanksgiving is over and full-blown winter is almost upon us, which means it’s time to think about planning a ski vacation. Almost immediately the thought follows, “There’s no way to afford it!”...

Here’s a New Year’s resolution for you – Ski More!

So far, so good in ski country. As I write this, nestled in the backwoods of Maine, the Northeast is getting hit by a significant snowstorm and just about every ski area in the U.S. and Canada is touting good, if not excellent conditions. This might just be the year...