Heather R. Burke has been an award-winning journalist for almost two decades. She has been published in countless newspapers, magazines, websites and writes several weekly ski columns and ski blogs. Heather is editor of LuxurySkiTrips.com and the family ski guru and reporter for Boston.com.
A journalism major, Heather reviews ski resorts across the US, Canada, and Europe, she’s skied 169 resorts (so far). Heather’s travel articles have been featured in The Boston Globe, Forbes Travel Guide, Liftopia, Maine Magazine, SAM- Ski Area Management, Snow Country, Providence Journal, Montreal Gazette, and The Portland Press Herald/Maine Sunday Telegram where she contributed the ski column for 11 years, The Sun, The Daily Item, The Ski Journal and more ski and travel publications. Heather travels to each ski resort before writing a resort review.
Heather is an accredited member of NATJA and NASJA. Three times, Heather has received Harold Hirsch Award honors for “Excellence in Journalism.” Freeskier Magazine named Heather as the Top 100 ski industry folks to follow. Skea named her Ambassador 2014-2017 with Pam Fletcher, Lisa Densmore and Kimberly Plake.
Heather’s Family Ski Tips
Top 10 Reasons to Ski
Top Family Ski Resorts
Top Snowmaking Resorts
Best Skis Reviews
Ski Packing Tips
Cat skiing with the kids
The Skiers’ Responsibility Code
When to start your child skiing?
10 Ski Area Daycare Tips