Ski and Ride

Each morning the ritual begins. A mental note made of where boots are stashed. Skis slung over the shoulder, snowboards clutched under the arm, it's time to greet the mountain. The excitement builds as the lift gate comes down and the chair accelerates up the forested slopes. Passing over frozen brooks and snow-laden trees, you gaze uphill. Glades and steeps, bumps and groomers - this place is unlike anywhere else. Over your shoulder, the valleys and ridges, farm fields and woodlots, unfold as far as the eye can see. It's moments to the top. Adjust your goggles, check your poles, drop in. There's nothing like Skiing and Riding in Vermont.

When the Sun Sets, the Night Riders Emerge

A special to from Andrew Gratton, Ride Vermont intern Over the past four years I have had the pleasure of not only being a student at the University of Vermont, but more...

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Find Your Happy Place

On the East Coast, Vermont’s ski resorts are second to none. With 19 alpine areas to choose from, there’s always some powder to explore in this state. I should know. During the...

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The Soul of Snow Interviews: Michael Jager, JDK Design

Michael Jager is the Creative Director and President of JDK Design, based in Burlington, Vermont. For over 20 years his design studio has had a profound influence on snowboarding. Michael shares a...

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A Day in the Park

On skis or on boards, Vermont is a freeskier’s and rider's heaven with more super pipes, parks, half pipes and rails popping up every year. But, before we unveil the ‘where’,...

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