Snowmaking Underway At Boreal, Loveland, Arapahoe Basin

California's Boreal fired up its snowmaking system Thursday night as additional snow fell throughout the Sierra Nevada and Rocky Mountain regions in the west. In Colorado, Loveland Ski Area and Arapahoe Basin started snowmaking operations on Friday evening.

Loveland Snowmaking 

 Loveland began making snow for the 2013-14 season just after 6 p.m. Friday.

Arapahoe Basin Snowmaking

The race is on! A-Basinn began making snow on Friday too! 

Boreal Snowmaking

California's Boreal fired up the snowguns just after midnight Thursday, Sept. 26.

 Snowbird 

Snow covers the top of the tram at Snowbird.

Crested Butte 

Fresh snow at Crested Butte!

Jackson Hole 

Looks like mid-winter at Jackson Hole.

China Peak 

First snowfall of the season at China Peak.

Deer Valley

First snowfall of the season at Deer Valley.

Sun Valley 

Sun Valley also picked up a few inches.

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Skiing Legend Stein Eriksen Hospitalized, Now Home

Stein EriksenStein Eriksen, whose name is synonymous with style and grace on the ski slope, was discharged from a Salt Lake City hospital Tuesday (July 9), according to his family.

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‘TalisVail’: Locals, Employees Reaction Sets In To Vail Resorts In Utah

CanyonsIn a little historic mining town, away from high-speed interstate traffic, the phrase, “At least we’re not Vail” was regularly uttered by locals with pride. Today, Park City is singing a different tune as they begin embracing the idea of one of the industry’s leaders taking the helm at the largest ski resort in Utah.  

 

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Deer Valley Music Festival To Feature Steve Martin, Mandy Patinkin, More

Deer Valley Music Festival

The Utah Symphony returns to Deer Valley Resort for its 10th Anniversary Season with plenty of performances under the stars from late June through Aug. 10.

 

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Spring Storm Delivers April Powder To Utah, Colorado

Snowbird

The latest spring snowstorm dropped up to 20 inches in the Rocky Mountains, delivering outstanding  (mid-winter) spring conditions for the remainder of the season for resorts in Utah and Colorado.

 

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PCSkiGal: A Snowboard Is a Snowboard Even If You’re ‘Handicapped’

Disabled rider at DV 1

Thomas Traviglini claims Deer Valley Resort is saying he’s not handicapped “enough.” They kicked the Connecticut guest and his friends off the mountain for riding a snowboard which, he says, is more like a modified monoboard for handicapped athletes. 

 

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Deer Valley Names New GMs For Luxury Properties

Black Diamond Lodge DV

Anthony Bartholomew and John Whitby have been named general managers of the Lodges of Deer Valley and the Black Diamond Lodge.

 

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Deer Valley Lays Out A Season Of Lodging Deals

Grand Lodge, Deer Valley

Making plans for a winter vacation can get complicated, so Deer Valley Resort has a number of packages that make things easier – and cut costs, too.

 

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Schedule Change Brings Snowboard, Freestyle World Cup Events Together in Park City Midwinter

Park City Mountain Resort

Things just got a bit more interesting for World Cup freestylers and their fans, as now, athletes in halfpipe, moguls and aerials will be vying for victory on the same mid-winter weekend in the Park City area.

 

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Melissa Etheridge To Headline Waterkeeper Alliance Benefit Concert

Melissa Etheridge

Robert F. Kennedy Jr.’s Waterkeeper Alliance will be the beneficiary of a celebrity ski event at Utah’s Deer Valley Resort Dec. 8-9. Saturday evening’s highlight will be a private concert by Academy Award and two-time Grammy winner Melissa Etheridge. 

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Utah’s Deer Valley To See $8 Million In Improvements; Uphill Capacity Jumps

Deer Valley

A new quad chair, dubbed the Mountaineer Express will increase the capacity on Little Baldy Mountain at Deer Valley Resort in Park City, Utah, by 1,200 skiers per hour next winter.

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