Yellowstone (and other national parks) in winter

Yellowstone (and other national parks) in winter

By Eileen Ogintz Tribune Content Agency Miguel couldn’t have cared less about the spectacular show that Old Faithful performed that sunny winter afternoon. That’s because Miguel, so named by my two daughters, was an 1,800-pound Bison cavorting in the snow in...

Utah’s Powder Mountain Celebrates 50 years

Utah’s Powder Mountain will celebrate with much fanfare its Golden Birthday and 50 glorious years of legendary turns, memories, storms and milestones on Feb. 19 From humble beginnings as a summer sheep camp, Powder Mountain has since claimed the title of North...
Celebrating the Norse god ULLR in Breckenridge CO

Celebrating the Norse god ULLR in Breckenridge CO

By Eileen Ogintz Breckenridge, CO — Let’s all give it up for ULLR!  It seems the entire town of Breckenridge CO is lining Main Street to celebrate the Norse god of snow, aka the patron saint of skiers. Ullr Fest, started 58 years ago, is back after taking a...