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Record California Snowfall Triggers Ski Season Extensions

Lake Tahoe, CA – Amidst the deepest snowpack in 22 years, three Lake Tahoe area ski resorts have already announced an extension of their ski and snowboard seasons. Heavenly Mountain Resort will now continue daily operations through April 23, and will add the weekend of April 28 – 30. Additionally, Northstar California now offers skiing through April … Continue reading Record California Snowfall Triggers Ski Season Extensions

Good Snow + Strong Economy = Busy Ski Season

Denver, CO – A strong and seemingly stable economy, coupled with generous snowfall across most of the Rocky Mountain and Far West ski resorts, is getting credit for positive momentum, mitigating the slowdown in last month’s aggregated booking pace at destination ski resorts across the West. The winter mid-season summary for more than 290 participating lodging properties … Continue reading Good Snow + Strong Economy = Busy Ski Season

Annual German Beer Garden Returns to Mt. Rose Today

Reno, NV – With a break in the weather following record-breaking snowfall this month, and the National Weather Service forecast calling for mostly sunny skies this weekend, Mt. Rose Ski Tahoe will celebrate all of that new snow with the return of its annual German Beer Garden event today. “The German Beer Garden is one of our guests’ favorite annual events, and this year we have even … Continue reading Annual German Beer Garden Returns to Mt. Rose Today

Skier Visits Down 13.2% at Vail Resorts

Broomfield, CO – Vail Resorts, Inc. on Friday reported a 13.2% slide in skier visits at the company’s North American destination ski resorts. The data, which compares the beginning of the ski season through January 8, 2017 to the equivalent prior year period through January 10, 2016, encompasses results from: Vail Mountain, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge and Keystone in Colorado; … Continue reading Skier Visits Down 13.2% at Vail Resorts

PHOTOS: Astonishing Snow Totals Stack Up in the Sierra

Lake Tahoe, CA – A blizzard warning issued by the National Weather Service remains in effect until Wednesday in the Sierra Nevada Mountains, followed by a Winter Storm Warning until Thursday. In the meantime, the region’s ski resorts are working to dig out and get lifts spinning. “Due to the high snowfall rate, there is … Continue reading PHOTOS: Astonishing Snow Totals Stack Up in the Sierra

Massive Storm Closes Ski Resorts Across the Sierra

Lake Tahoe, CA – The same massive plume of Pacific moisture that’s causing flooding across the lowlands of California is closing ski resorts across the Sierra Nevada Mountains. All ski resorts surrounding Lake Tahoe closed on Sunday, and snow levels have been high but are expected to lower to 4,500 feet today before rising again … Continue reading Massive Storm Closes Ski Resorts Across the Sierra

PHOTOS: “Atmospheric River” Pastes the Sierra

Lake Tahoe, CA/NV – An incredible amount of moisture is pouring into the West Coast off the Pacific Ocean this week, leaving remarkable amounts of snow at Sierra Nevada ski resorts. Up to seven feet of new snow has been reported at some resorts thus far, and forecasters are calling for additional accumulations of more … Continue reading PHOTOS: “Atmospheric River” Pastes the Sierra