As an in-house writer for Off the Beaten Path, a good chunk of my day is spent researching travel destinations – reading magazine articles, perusing traveler reviews, gaining insight from travelers’ blogs, and speaking with locals. And whether I’m writing about Sedona, Steamboat, San Francisco, or Silver City (New Mexico, in case you didn’t know), […]
We love winter in the Rockies! Downhill and cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, tromping around in the snow…it makes our cheeks ruddy just to think about all the fun.
We’ll set you up with a winter-pleasure plan sure to make your uncle in Florida think you’re crazy. Start in Big Sky, “Biggest Skiing in America” with endless terrain, oodles of powder, and 4,350 feet of vertical drop. Or if you prefer, cross-country ski on groomed trails or telemark the backcountry. Then catch a snowcoach to Old Faithful Snow Lodge in Yellowstone for the glittering snow, steaming geysers, and wildlife. Top it all off at historic Chico Hot Springs lodge. No driving required!