Winter Travel​​

Olympics Day 3: 12 Hours In Vancouver (Mardi Gras — Olympics Style)
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Olympics Day 3: 12 Hours In Vancouver (Mardi Gras — Olympics Style)

There’s really no excuse for me to only spend 12 hours in a city like this, or any city for that matter, but alas, I’m trying to keep a schedule. Vancouver: bustling, urban, chic, innovative, […]

2010 Olympics Day 2: Smitten By Whistler-Blackcomb
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2010 Olympics Day 2: Smitten By Whistler-Blackcomb

“Dude, wake up.” “What?” I felt like I was coming out of a coma. “It’s snowing. Get your shit, we’re skiing today, and no one’s gonna be on the mountain.” I didn’t need a whole […]

2010 Olympics Day 1: Preparation
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2010 Olympics Day 1: Preparation

The Olympic Games (exhale). Well, not quite yet. Those officially start Friday, but don’t tell Whistler. Based on their scurried preparation all day, I’d say they know how much time they have down to the […]

TheExpeditioner.com Is Headed To The 2010 Olympic Games
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TheExpeditioner.com Is Headed To The 2010 Olympic Games

86 events, 17 days, 5500 participants from 80 different countries, 3 billion television viewers, and 1 managing editor sent to stir up the pot and see what happens. Yes, the rumors are true: I will be loading […]

Did You Know Mongolia Just Got Its First Ski Resort?
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Did You Know Mongolia Just Got Its First Ski Resort?

This winter season is full of Olympic hype (more to come on my plans soon), and for the first time ever, Mongolians can join in the fun. In November, the country’s first ski resort opened […]

A White Christmas
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A White Christmas

As a Canadian, I am always so proud and inspired when I hear or read about people actually enjoying the tortuous winter conditions the country has to offer. I think it´s great that they can […]

TheExpeditioner Ski Week- Day 4: Heli-Skiing
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TheExpeditioner Ski Week- Day 4: Heli-Skiing

I feel obligated to put a few posts on the back burner in lieu of our impromptu “TheExpeditioner.com Ski Week 2009” (tag- you’re it, Matt). Next topic: Heli-skiing. To those not familiar, this Jaunted headline […]

Video: Why The World Flocks To Alberta For Skiing
Video: Why The World Flocks To Alberta For Skiing

Video: Why The World Flocks To Alberta For Skiing

You curious to meet the man behind the myth of TheExpeditioner.com’s Jon Wick? Are you going to be surprised at how good the skiing looks around Calgary? Does everyone affiliated with TheExpeditioner.com have beards? Yes, […]

Where Should You Ski This Winter?
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Where Should You Ski This Winter?

If you’re even remotely thinking of skiing this winter, you’ve got to check out this map of 68 ski resorts in the Northeast United States and Quebec. Coming from Colorado, I kind of forget just […]

Why Every Skier Must Get To Europe
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Why Every Skier Must Get To Europe

It’s no secret I choose skiing as my winter escape, so naturally I gravitate towards ski destinations this time of year. Recently, Travel & Leisure put together a collection of 16 of the world’s scariest […]