Ski Butlers Blog - 2019

East Coast skiers need to know this before you ski the Rockies

If you grew up skiing on mountains along the Appalachians, you probably have some unconscious assumptions that can get you into some trouble when it comes to making turns in the Rockies.

No slight on the Green Mountains of Vermont or the Catskills of New York – they are beautiful. But the extra 10,000+ feet of altitude in the Rockies makes a big difference, and the longer trails mean you’re exposed to the elements for a lot longer.

So, here's what you need to know…


5 Ways to Use Instagram to Plan Your Ski Vacation

Did you know Instagram is the perfect way to find the best places to eat, things to see, nightlife, oh, and yes, great spots on the mountain?

Why? Because people give their honest opinions along with their photos. Yes, there are “influencers”, but there are millions more people just like you and me. Maybe it’s vanity, or maybe we just like the kudos, but who isn’t excited to share awesome discoveries and out-of-the-way adventures?

Here’s how!