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First fall of the season

Dan takes his fall of the season

  I’m never ready for a fall, especially the first fall of the season. But it happened on my first day, skiing down between the bumps and the ice, and then bam! It happened so quickly. I went down hard on my left side with my arm tucked in tight against my body—the impact was […]

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The Power of Powder

Skiers leave their mark on the powder slopes of Val-d'Isère, France. PHOTO BY DAN EGAN

At the core of every winter morning, even before the coffee is poured, the possibility of fresh tracks is the motivation for most skiers and riders. A pristine powder slope sparkling with snow diamonds is a vision that is hard to forget. That same slope with arcing tracks on it tells the world that we […]

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Snow Flies in Big Sky

Snow Flies in Big Sky

With a snowy December in the west, Big Sky become the perfect location for a western adventure with Dan Egan.  Join Dan this winter in both Feb and March for an experience that will build the skills to ski the steep slopes of the world.  At Big Sky Lone Peak stands alone as the premiere […]

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Snowy end to our first Big Sky clinic of 2012

Well the storm came in as promised and it delivered one of those great powder days where your tracks are just filling in between every run. After some self-arrest drills for steep terrain, Grant, Aleksi, and Mimi showed us what Montanans are made of, braving the bitter wind to shred lap after lap on Thunderwolf’s […]

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Big Sky’s wind machine delivers the goods!

feb 23 photo of the day

When we got into big sky late last night we had a feeling today was gonna be a good one. The road through the canyon from Bozeman was slick and the wind was helping the light snow come down and fill in the snowbanks. Sure enough, when we got to the hill this morning and […]

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Meet us on top of Lone Peak @ Big Sky

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Skiclinics.com and Big Sky Resort have teamed up for clinics this winter!! Steep Camps at Big Sky Montana Known for the most vertical skiing in the lower 48, Big Sky offers the best big mountain skiing in North America with lift access to Lone Peak with the classic steep lines and access to the “Big […]

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