Registration for one of Sunday River Resort’s 50 couple spots for the 15th annual North American Wife Carrying Championship opens online Monday, Aug. 4 at noon. The grand prize? Fame and plenty of of beer, equal to the wife’s weight, plus five times her weight in cash.
The Copper Mountain Resort Season Passholder will get more bang for their buck this winter with Taos Ski Valley and Grand Targhee offering free skiing and riding for the 2014/15 winter season.
Mud on the Mountain has become a popular event at Pennsylvania’s Seven Springs Resort. But, there’s a twist for the Aug. 16 event. The first wave of participants will head down the seven mile mud run course starting at 9 p.m.
Mountain biking fans are getting set to welcome Crankworx Whistler, a freeride mountain bike festival, Aug. 8-17. But Crankworx is more than just an event for pro riders. Familyworx, a series of family-friendly activities and demos, debuts this year, along with an expansion of Kidsworx programming.
Waterville Valley Resort and the Waterville Valley Black and Blue Trail Smashers (WVBBTS) / Snowsports Educational Foundation have announced a joint project that is expected to yield significant upgrades in snowmaking for the 2014/15 season. T
Rob Bevier has been named Loon Mountain’s new Snowsports Director. Bevier comes to Loon from Okemo Mountain Resort, where he has worked since 1991 - most recently as Assistant Director for the resort’s Ski and Ride School.
Ski Portillo in Chile’s Andes Mountain Range is 65 years old this season. The resort is giving guests one extra ski week at low season pricing.
Okemo Mountain Resort’s Operation Snowburst returns for a second season of snowmaking improvements to include the addition of 100 new, energy-efficient tower guns.