Fri, 2 Mar 2007 17:21:18 GMT
(image) Adrenaline, it seems, is in, and resorts across North America are feeding the need for speed in a variety of innovative ways. From bobsled rides to zip lines, there are plenty of ways to get your thrill on this winter.
Fri, 23 Feb 2007 17:37:43 GMT
(image) To leap and freefall for 30 feet in a pair of skis is a harrowing stunt. But to do it from the top of the 10,450-foot Rendezvous Mountain at Jackson Hole Mountain Resort in Wyoming, where Corbet's Couloir cuts a steep white scar between towering cliff faces, is to perform a skier's sacred rite of passage.
Fri, 2 Feb 2007 18:06:59 GMT
(image) If you’ve been thinking of chucking the chair and losing the lift lines, on skis or snowboard, now’s the time. Heli-skiing may have been around for more than 40 years, but the experience of hitting the powder lottery — practically by yourself — is more popular than ever.
Fri, 2 Feb 2007 18:08:25 GMT
(image) It's 4,139 feet down from the top of the slope at Jackson Hole Mountain. The first 25 feet are worst.
Thu, 22 Feb 2007 17:24:36 GMT
(image) Winter weather means one thing to celebrities: time to visit one of these 10 luxury locales.
Wed, 6 Dec 2006 18:51:27 GMT
(image) If your heart starts palpitating at the mere sight of “sale” sign, or if you’ve been known to elbow another shopper out of the way — if she’s getting between you and the boots you covet — or if you plan all of your vacations with retail therapy built in, this list is for you.