There's a growing trend of hiking up mountains — in skis. Though it's banned at some resorts for safety reasons, enthusiasts in Aspen want make the town a hub for the emerging sport.
Mikaela Shiffrin wins gold in the ladies slalom at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympic Games.
The best alpine skiers in the world, including hometown ladies Mikaela Shiffrin and Lindsey Vonn, are in Vail-Beaver Creek for the next few weeks.
Snowmaker Mark Eldring loves his work, though it often means he's sitting alone at night on cold mountainsides around the world
The deal will join the two resorts into what could be the largest ski area the nation.
Among the resorts expanding or adding new facilities for children are Arapahoe Basin, Aspen/Snowmass, Loveland, and Burton Riglet Park.