Santa is on his way, which means the ski resorts will be under-crowded on Christmas Eve day and Christmas Day. I love to take advantage of the wide-open runs while carving through Colorado’s finest, all with that Christmas magic in the air.

My latest as the Denver Snowboarding Examiner looks at why you should consider skiing or boarding on the holiest of holies. I’ve got some great memories from Christmases past at Loveland, Eldora, and Wolf Creek. I’m hoping to duplicate that this year.

Take a read at myfive reasons to hit the slopes on Christmas Day over at the Denver Examiner.