Tag Archives: Montana

Military Members Get Half Off Skiing and More at Whitefish

Whitefish, MT –  Skiers and snowboarders from the United States and Canada who are members of the military, and their spouses and children receive 50 percent off lift tickets, equipment rentals, adult group lessons, and up to 50 percent off lodging at Whitefish Mountain Resort, as a thank you for their military service. These discounts are … Continue reading Military Members Get Half Off Skiing and More at Whitefish

Big Sky Schedules Military Appreciation Weekend

Big Sky, MT – Montana’s Big Sky Resort will host a special Military Appreciation Weekend Dec. 12-13, with free skiing and riding for active and retired members of the military and half-price skiing for their families. A valid Military ID is required to participate. The resort is also offering lodging specials for members of the … Continue reading Big Sky Schedules Military Appreciation Weekend

Tree Impales Backcountry Skier’s Groin

Bozeman, MT – A lone backcountry skier has been hospitalized in southwestern Montana after being impaled in the groin by a tree branch. The Gallatin County Sheriff’s Office has confirmed that the unidentified skier, a man in his 20s, was skiing alone in the History Rock area of Hyalite Canyon south of Bozeman, a low-angle … Continue reading Tree Impales Backcountry Skier’s Groin

PHOTOS: They’re Skiing, and You’re Not

Salt Lake City, UT – Face it: while you’re sitting on your duff at home this weekend looking at photos of people skiing (admittedly, we are too!), some others are actually doing it. Early season skiers were getting in some turns at a total of 10 ski resorts across western North America this weekend, and another 11 … Continue reading PHOTOS: They’re Skiing, and You’re Not

Early Bird Clinics Offered at Big Sky

Big Sky, MT – Skiers can start off on the right piste this season at Big Sky Resort in Montana with their Women’s Early Bird Clinic, December 5-6, and the Dan Egan Early Bird Camp, December 14-15. The all-women early season ski clinic is taught by women, for women and removes the pressure of learning to ski … Continue reading Early Bird Clinics Offered at Big Sky

Bloomberg: Ski Towns Among Nation’s Richest

New York, NY – News flash: ski towns are some of the richest rural communities in America. Surprised? No, we’re not, either. In August, Bloomberg News compiled a list of the 20 wealthiest rural “micropolitan areas” in America, with populations ranging from roughly 10,000 to 50,000. It’s no surprise to us that over half are home … Continue reading Bloomberg: Ski Towns Among Nation’s Richest