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It’s National Safety Month at U.S. Ski Resorts

Lakewood, CO – Every January, ski and snowboard resorts across the U.S. participate in the National Ski Areas Association’s (NSAA) National Safety Awareness Month to help ensure the safety of mountain visitors both on and off the slopes. This year, skiers and riders will find a variety of fun and informative safety initiatives at participating resorts. … Continue reading It’s National Safety Month at U.S. Ski Resorts

Investigators Probe Death at Nashoba Valley

Westford, MA – Officials with the Westford Police Department, the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and the Middlesex County district attorney’s office are presently on scene at Nashoba Valley Ski Area in northeastern Massachusetts, investigating what appears to be the scene of a fatal industrial accident. Investigators appear to be focusing on a … Continue reading Investigators Probe Death at Nashoba Valley

CNL Unloads 15 Ski Resorts

Kansas City, MO – In what may be the sale of the greatest number of ski resorts in a single transaction in world history, CNL Lifestyle Properties has finally reached an agreement to sell its 15 ski resorts located across the U.S. and Canada. In a deal announced late yesterday, the transaction involves some of the biggest … Continue reading CNL Unloads 15 Ski Resorts

The M.A.X. Pass Adds Six More Resorts

Denver, CO – It’s only been three weeks since we told you about 10 more ski areas added to the multi-resort M.A.X. pass for 2016-17. Scratch that, you can now call it 16 more resorts, for a total of 38. Resorts of the Canadian Rockies (RCR) has now come on board with the program. Despite … Continue reading The M.A.X. Pass Adds Six More Resorts

The M.A.X. Pass Adds 10 Resorts for the 2016-17 Season

Denver, CO – Purchasers of the M.A.X. Pass now have even more resort options to explore. The pass originally created by Intrawest, Powdr and Boyne Resorts has 10 new partner resorts joining for the 2016-17 ski and snowboard season. New this fall, the M.A.X. Pass announced Crested Butte and Eldora Mountain Resorts in Colorado, Mountain High Resort in California, Okemo Resort … Continue reading The M.A.X. Pass Adds 10 Resorts for the 2016-17 Season

Jiminy Peak Upgrades Efficiency

Hancock, MA – Every ski resort would of course appreciate a heavy snowfall a few times per month. But it’s cold weather that Jiminy Peak really wants this season, below 27ºF, which would allow the resort to unleash a barrage of new high-efficiency snowmaking and groom slopes with satellite-assisted snowcats. This winter, over 450 snowguns – 100 … Continue reading Jiminy Peak Upgrades Efficiency

Freestyle Ski Pioneer Wayne Wong Returns to Nashoba Valley

Westford, MA – They came to witness the best freestylers at the Polartec Big Air at Fenway Park in Boston last week, but those who would rather do than watch headed 22 miles northwest (as the baseball flies) to ski and ride with freestyle ski pioneer Wayne Wong at the Nashoba Valley Ski Area. The 65-year-old … Continue reading Freestyle Ski Pioneer Wayne Wong Returns to Nashoba Valley