APRES SKI Archive HOME > APRES SKI

Spring skiing holds a special place in every Coloradoans heart. It’s a time when the skiing itself isn’t the best (conditions are a bit slushy), but spirits are high. There’s really nothing better than speeding down the slopes with a short-sleeved shirt on (or, in some cases – a bikini top). Here’s a guide to […]

Most ski towns have celebrations in the middle of winter, to ease the cold weather doldrums (honestly, any excuse to get together and have a good time, and we’ll take it!). Vail is no different. Every year, all the businesses and locals work together to throw CarniVail; a big, fun, New Orleans style celebration. Here […]

Winter is a difficult time for many – it tends to be gloomy, and the cold weather can make you feel a great need to hibernate. Resist this urge – sleeping more will only make you feel more down in the dumps. What you need is an escape to a winter wonderland. A place where […]

What is après ski? Locals talk about it with great fondness – any people ski just for the après. But, what exactly is it? a·près-ski äprāˈskē/ noun: après-ski the social activities and entertainment following a day’s skiing. “the après-ski disco” Après ski is on of the best parts about skiing or snowboarding: Nothing beats grabbing […]

flickr photo shared by snowbuzz under a Creative Commons ( BY-ND ) license (no changes made) There are a couple of ways to go about planning a vacation: You can research all the “hot spots,” stay in the trendy hotels, and enjoy the tourist experience. Or, you can delve into the culture of the town […]