There’s a folk tale about a native Vermonter that begins with a lost tourist asking for directions and ends with the native's curt advice: You cain’t git they-ah from he-ah. Lessons like this one can only be found at RealSkiers.com.
Skiers and riders will have a chance to follow the powder, staying in luxury accommodations and flying private chartered jets come Feb. 2015. Trip begins with two days at Aspen Snowmass; and ends at Aspen. But, you’ll need to open up your wallet.
The temperature bottomed out at 29-degrees Friday morning (Sept. 19) at Sunday River Resort in Maine, so they did what most ski areas usually do when it gets cold - turn on the snowmaking system.
Warren Miller’s ski film number 65, No Turning Back, is premiering here in Salt Lake City- first! The newest installment pays homage to the 65 years of mountain culture and adventure filmmaking that draws avid powderhounds back year after year. the orchestra section of Abravanal Hall is already sold out for the 6 p.m. show, Oct. 18.
After 20 years of operating Thunder Ridge Ski Area, a family run ski area in Patterson, N.Y., 20 minutes from Danbury, Ct.. and 30 minutes from White Plains, N.Y. Mary and Bob Conklin have announced their retirement as operators of the ski area. New operators already are in place, and they are the current owners of Thunder Ridge, Dean and Wayne Ryder.
Organizers of the Learn To Ski And Snowboard/Bring A Friend initiative have updated and re-launched the initiative’s web presence. Several new features enable newcomers to more easily find learning information from ski/snowboard areas and retail shops.
Rana Dershowitz has been named as General Counsel and Vice President of Aspen Skiing Company.
BC’s Sun Peaks Resort will be the site for several challenging races Sept. 27 & 28, including the Spartan Beast, Ultra Beast, Sprint, and Junior races. This is Sun Peaks’ second year of hosting the Spartan races on terrain encircling the Alpine Village.