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Lack of Snow Scraps Seven Springs Rev Tour Halfpipe

Seven Springs, PA – The U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association (USSA) and Seven Springs Mountain Resort in western Pennsylvania have announced that, due to adverse snow conditions, the halfpipe skiing and snowboard portions of the U.S. Revolution Tour originally scheduled for March 7 and 9 have been canceled. Instead, Seven Springs has stepped up to host an … Continue reading Lack of Snow Scraps Seven Springs Rev Tour Halfpipe

Season Pass Sales Up 28% at Peak Resorts

Wildwood, MO – Peak Resorts, Inc., the owner or operator of 14 ski resorts across the Northeast and Midwest, today announced that season pass sales from the beginning of the ski season through January 29, were up 28 percent in units and 23 percent in dollars, compared to the prior year. In addition, paid skier visits … Continue reading Season Pass Sales Up 28% at Peak Resorts

Snowboarder Crashes and Dies at Camelback

Tannersville, PA – A 21-year-old snowboarder died on Thursday evening at Camelback Mountain Resort in eastern Pennsylvania. Ryan Wasson, from nearby Stroudsburg, Penn., was riding Camelback’s Hump trail, rated with a black diamond and illuminated for night skiing, at about 7 p.m. when he left the trail and is believed to have struck a rock, … Continue reading Snowboarder Crashes and Dies at Camelback

Closed Pennsylvania Ski Area Up for Sale

Henryville, PA – The recently closed Alpine Mountain Ski Resort in eastern Pennsylvania’s Pocono Mountains has been placed on the market. The ski area’s owners, members of the Fabiano family, filed for chapter 11 bankruptcy in March, just two years after purchasing the resort. Now they’re looking to recoup as much of their loss as … Continue reading Closed Pennsylvania Ski Area Up for Sale

Ski Crash Kills Singapore Teen at Shawnee Mountain

Marshalls Creek, PA – A 15-year-old foreign student died on Monday night after losing control and crashing into a safety fence at Shawnee Mountain ski area in the Pocono Mountains of eastern Pennsylvania. Juliette Dajani, of Singapore, was a freshman student at the Blair Academy, a boarding school in New Jersey, and a member of the … Continue reading Ski Crash Kills Singapore Teen at Shawnee Mountain

Camelback Adds to Pocono Winter Portfolio

Tannersville, PA – Just in time for the Christmas holidays, Camelback Resort in Pennsylvania’s Pocono Mountains officially premiered two new winter-season components in its ongoing expansion as a complete four-season destination. Not content with being the largest snowtubing operation in the United States, Camelback –which has been voted the #1 resort in Pennsylvania four years in … Continue reading Camelback Adds to Pocono Winter Portfolio

USSA Announces 2016-17 Revolution Tour Schedule

Park City, UT – The U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association’s (USSA) Revolution Tour has announced its schedule for the 2016-17 season. Veteran Rev Tour hosts Copper Mountain (Colo.), Mammoth Mountain, (Calif.) and Seven Springs Mountain Resort (Penn.) are all returning for the Tour’s 13th season along with first time resort partner Waterville Valley Resort in New Hampshire. Established in 2004, the U.S … Continue reading USSA Announces 2016-17 Revolution Tour Schedule