The annual Open House will be held at the Ski Museum of Maine Dec. 4 from 4-8 p.m. Admission is free.
The World Ski Awards named Deer Valley Resort as the United States’ Best Ski Resort and the Stein Eriksen Lodge at Deer Valley was awarded the title of Best Ski Resort Hotel at its “Ski Oscars” awards gala held in Kitzbuehel, Austria.
The 2015 Birds of Prey World Cup is coming to Beaver Creek Dec. 4-6. Now might be the time to take advantage of the Ski Free, Stay Free deal. The deal is valid Nov. 30 through April 7, 2016.
It’s a Thanksgiving weekend Saturday night to remember at Vermont’s Mount Snow. First there’s a torchlight parade, followed by fireworks. Santa and Mrs. Claus make a special appearance, too.
New Hampshire's Loon Mountain's most popular on-mountain dining spot, the rustic Camp III lodge at the base of North Peak, underwent a major renovation this summer. The newly-renovated lodge will feature seating for an additional 50 patrons, more efficient layout, and several new menu items.
Vermont’s Bolton Valley is offering four online deals for skiers and riders Cyber Monday. The sale begins at 12 a.m. Mon., Nov. 30 and closes at midnight. The specials include lift tickets and season passes. Check them out:
Women take center stage at several ski areas around the Heartland next month and early January as six Midwest resorts schedule women’s clinics.
The eastern city limits of Pasadena rise abruptly up to Mount Wilson where there is a 100-inch telescope that was a state-of-the-art telescope until sometime in the ‘30s or ‘40s. Driving by Mount Wilson on a winding narrow road will get you to Mount Waterman. There in the late 1930s, Lynn Newcomb and his son built the second chairlift in California.
Alaskan skiers and snowboarders are putting last season’s many weather disappointments behind them as resorts in the Last Frontier begin to open for 2015-2016 season.
This could be the big one. No, really, it could be the mother of all Thanksgiving snowstorms. So hold the turkey. Hold the cranberry sauce. Hold the stuffing, and leave early - especially if you’re driving I-70 or I-80 - get a room and don’t forget the fat skis!