History of Skiing

Discover the heritage of skiing, museums, articles, lost ski areas, photos and memorabilia.
    • A Look Back At Skiing
      A historical perspective of the development of skiing through use of ski area brochures, ads, postcards and other memorabilia from the late 30's through the present.
    • Alpenglow History Project
      The Alpenglow Ski Mountaineering History Project's purpose is to research and document the story of ski mountaineering in Washington.
    • Alpental
      Check out the history of Alpental and Snoqualmie Pass, Washington.
    • Antique Ski
      The Mark Miller collection of ski memorabilia including antique skis.
    • Antique Skis and Poles
      A selection of antique skis and bamboo poles for sale.
    • Colorado Ski History
      Lost resorts, ski history images, history trivia and more about the ski history of Colorado.
    • Colorado Skier Newsletter - Lost Ski Areas
      Access point to The Colorado Skier Newsletters.
    • Heritage Aspen
      Society for the preservation of history of the Aspen area. The online store area sells memberships, photography and great gifts with a variety of books, videos, posters and more representing the wonderful history of the town.
    • Lost Ski Areas
      Lost ski areas in the Mid-Atlantic.
    • Lost Ski Areas in South California
      The history of skiing in Southern California.
    • Lost Ski Areas of Alaska
      ALSAP is an Alaskan historical site with the goal of documenting all lost ski sites in Alaska.
    • Lost Ski Areas of Vermont
      History on the lost ski areas of Vermont.
    • Lost Ski Areas of Washington
      Lots of information and photos on lost ski areas of the northwest, US.
    • Ski the World
      Warren Miller's ski world.
    • Sondre Norheim
      History of Sondre Norheim - the skiing pioneer of Telemark.
    • Thunderbolt Ski Run
      Find information about the history of this Massachusetts trail, pictures and video clips, back-country skiing and more.
    • Utah Ski Archives
      Created to preserve a comprehensive history of skiing in Utah.
    • Vintage Ski World
      Sell, buy, share vintage ski equipment, ski memorabilia, antiques, posters and even host a vintage ski party.
    • Vintage-Reprints
      Find historical patent artwork including skis and snowshoes.
    • Wooden Skis
      A site dedicated to the preservation and enjoyment of cross-country skiing with wooden skis.