Arapahoe Basin Ski Area opened Friday, October 17, 2014, kicking off the Colorado ski and snowboard season!
Wildcat Mountain in N.H. tested it’s newly completed snowmaking upgrade — the largest in its history — Sunday night (Oct. 20). The ski area installed more than10 miles of new snowmaking water and air pipe, 227 new high output/high efficiency snow guns and completed construction of a new, state-of-the-art, mid-mountain, booster pump house.
Tecnica Blizzard and Keely’s Ski Camp for Girls want to send two girls to ski camp. I wish I was 15; I’d be all over this. Hopefully, by the time Sage is old enough she can find a scholarship this cool.
Ski shows are a mountain lover’s paradise. Thanks to exhibitors — resorts, equipment and clothing companies, and travel and tourism organizations — as well as special events and sports personalities, they are exciting, entertaining, and informative not to mention a fun prequel to snow season.
Texans say everything is bigger in their state, so it makes sense that the city of Grand Prairie has announced plans for an indoor ski and snowboard resort dubbed The Grand Alps.
The town of West Windsor, Vt. has voted to use town funds to purchase a 469-acre mountain parcel of the former Ascutney Mountain Ski Resort. The base lodge, water system, and Hotel Road are other pieces the town is considering acquiring.
“USSA Crowdfunding,” is a new partnership between the U.S. Ski and Snowbird Association and RallyMe, a crowd funding platform for athletes and teams. The new program is being called a “groundbreaking platform exclusively for USSA member athletes.”
Arapahoe Basin Ski Area kicks off Colorado’s 2014-15 ski and snowboard season on Friday, October 17, 2014. The Black Mountain Express and the High Noon trail will welcome skiers and snowboarders at 9 a.m.