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Cadet 4th Class John "Jack" Lindsey (photo: U.S. Air Force Academy)

Ski Crash at Keystone Takes Life of Air Force Cadet

Keystone, CO – A 18-year-old cadet at the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs died during a skiing accident at Keystone Resort last weekend, officials have announced. Cadet 4th Class John “Jack”  Lindsey was descending Keystone’s intermediate Elk Run on Saturday when he crashed. Lindsey, who was wearing a helmet, was pronounced dead at the scene by the Summit […]

Owl's Head (photo: Tourisme Cantons-de-l'Est)

Ski Resorts in Quebec’s Eastern Townships Revive Long Lost Association

Eastern Townships, QC, Canada – Several decades ago, four resorts in Quebec’s Eastern Townships — Bromont, Mont Orford, Mont Sutton and Owl’s Head — joined forces along with Jay Peak Resort in Vermont for a multi-mountain, multi-day lift ticket called Ski Dans l’Est. Although that promotion was abandoned many years ago, and Jay Peak is […]

Ski industry veterans speak at The Assembly in Denver on Wednesday. (photo: DestiMetrics)

Ski Industry Veterans Remain Bullish on the Future

Denver, CO – Mountain lodging activity and snow sports retail equipment sales are up, while skier and snowboarder visits for the 2014-15 ski season are on pace to match last season’s tally of 56. 2 million, according to industry executives who convened as part of The Assembly 2015 presented on Wednesday at Snowsports Industries America’s (SIA) […]