What’s New at Utah’s 14 Ski Resorts

Salt Lake City, UT – Last winter Utah earned its second consecutive record-breaking ski and ride season of 4.58 million skier visits, outdoing its previous record earned just one year earlier by three percent. With winter less just around the corner, the state’s 14 ski and snowboard resorts have a whole slew of new offerings. WHAT’S … Continue reading What’s New at Utah’s 14 Ski Resorts

10 Tips to Get In Shape for Ski Season

Lakewood, CO – Plan now to set your personal record for the number of days you’ll ski and snowboard this winter by building strength, balance, and endurance into your fall fitness routine. Get in shape by following these tips from the experts at the Professional Ski Instructors of America and American Association of Snowboard Instructors (PSIA-AASI). “Pre-season training … Continue reading 10 Tips to Get In Shape for Ski Season

What’s New in Vermont This Ski Season

Montpelier, VT – Winter will be here before we know it, and to prepare for another ski and snowboard season, Vermont’s resorts have been hard at work improving and expanding upon their resort offerings like season passes, base lodges, off slope activities and of course, trails, lifts and snowmaking. So, what’s new for the 2017-18 season … Continue reading What’s New in Vermont This Ski Season

Skier Takes His Own Life After Girlfriend Dies in Avalanche

Bozeman, MT – Well-known mountaineer Hayden Kennedy, 27, took his own life in Bozeman on Sunday after his girlfriend Inge Perkins, 23, died on Saturday when the pair triggered an avalanche while backcountry skiing. Kennedy, best known for removing bolts from a classic route on Patagonia’s Cerro Torre in 2012, was found dead in his home … Continue reading Skier Takes His Own Life After Girlfriend Dies in Avalanche

New Chairlift for Mt. Hood Meadows’ 50th Anniversary Season

Mt. Hood, OR – Oregon’s Mt. Hood Meadows will have a lot to celebrate this 50th anniversary season, with a new lift, day lodge remodel, two new snowcats and a remodeled Demo Center, along with other improvements. Chief Operating Officer Jake Bolland describes these investments as significant and is excited about welcoming winter recreationists back to … Continue reading New Chairlift for Mt. Hood Meadows’ 50th Anniversary Season

Sale of Utah’s Deer Valley Resort Now Complete

Park City, UT – A newly formed entity  controlled by affiliates of KSL Capital Partners, LLC and Henry Crown and Company on Tuesday announced the completion of their previously announced acquisition of Deer Valley Resort in Utah. The company, with Deer Valley Resort, also announced that Bob Wheaton will remain at Deer Valley Resort as president … Continue reading Sale of Utah’s Deer Valley Resort Now Complete

Ski Season Starts Friday

Arapahoe Basin, CO – Colorado’s Arapahoe Basin Ski Area will open for the 2017-18 ski and snowboard season this Friday, October 13. The Black Mountain Express lift will start turning at 9 a.m., giving skiers and snowboarders access to the intermediate High Noon trail. Arapahoe Basin is often one of the first ski areas to open in North … Continue reading Ski Season Starts Friday

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