Wild Mountain Opens For The SeasonItching to hit the slopes? Well, thanks to Thursday’s snow, now you can! Wild Mountain in Taylors Falls is opening their slopes Friday.
Former Pro Snowboarder Shares Message Of Hope At HCMC Kevin Pearce competed for years as a professional snowboarder and dreamed of the Olympics before an accident in 2009 left him with traumatic brain injury.
America's Best Ski Resorts For FamiliesHere's a look at five of the best family-friendly ski resorts in America.
Finding Minnesota: Downhill In Detroit LakesTen years after they shut down, the slopes of Detroit Mountain are alive again. It’s the result of millions of dollars in donations from a community that missed having skiing, snowboarding and tubing close by.
Mike And Natalie Move From Skiing To Boarding In 2015If you've ever wanted to try skiing or snowboarding, why not attempt it in 2015 by starting with a lesson. With that in mind, WCCO's Natalie Nyhus and Mike Augustyniak -- both skiers -- decided to branch out and try snowboarding.
How To Take An Affordable Ski VacationDespite what many people believe, a ski vacation can be taken without breaking the bank.
Slopes Open For Ski Season At Wild MountainIt may be October, but skiing's happening right now at Wild Mountain Ski Area near Taylors Falls.
Special WinchFest Course Opens For Anyone Brave Enough To TryA winter sport unique to Minnesota has turned into an annual festival. The sport, a cross between snowboarding and wake surfing, was dreamed up by two brothers in their parent’s Mendota Heights front yard. Now, it has grown to become known as "WinchFest."
Goin’ To The (Frozen) Lake: Frank & Chris Visit Dresser, Wis. (Day 2)Frank and Chris had great fun during their second day in Dresser, Wis. on Friday. The guys headed to Trollhaugen Outdoor Recreation Area, which has activities for every age and ability. There's skiing and snowboarding, of course, and it's all on perfectly groomed runs that help keep you upright. And they’re open until 3 a.m. on Friday nights!
Movie Blog: 'Crash Reel' ReviewAs the Sochi Olympics loom, this is, without doubt, the documentary to see. Directed by Lucy Walker, The Crash Reel is a powerful and sobering look at the blood on the snow of the action sports world that forces us to question our devotion to sports cliches like "go big or go home."
‘It’s Really, Really Nice’: Snowboarder On Afton Alps' $10M MakeoverAfton Alps has been a family business for the last 50 years. But Reents’ family is marking its silver anniversary with change.
Best Winter Getaways In AmericaWhether it means hitting the slopes or riding the waves, many winter travelers have a few favorite destinations across America to cure the winter blues. The following are five of the best winter getaways in the U.S.