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.