No matter when you visit Alaska, be prepared to experience some of the most beautiful nature in the United States. Most people think of summer when planning an Alaska vacation, but don’t forget that winter also has its charms.
What makes a perfect ski day? Whether you are an easy-going recreational skier or a nationally ranked pro, it can be summed up pretty simply -- beautiful mountains, soft, pristine new fallen snow, and the rush of flying through the powder at speed. Skiers and snowboarders, here is what you should know: Most of what you love about skiing is going to change dramatically because of climate change.