Ski News

Wausau, WI - Granite Peak owner Charles Skinner held a press conference yesterday to unveil his estimated $50 million plan to add more lifts, ski runs, slopeside lodging and summer activities to his Wisconsin ski and snowboard resort. Skinner indicated that Granite Peak needs the additional amenities to compete with Vail Resorts, which has recently […]
Breckenridge, CO - The gifts keep coming for those heading to Colorado’s Breckenridge Ski Resort this holiday season, with foot of new snow in the past 48 hours and another one of its five peaks now open. Breck’s Peak 6 opened this morning with more than 200 acres for skiing, including its signature run, Bliss – a […]
Carrabassett Valley, ME - With over three feet of snow thus far this month, including 30 inches over the past seven days, Sugarloaf is enjoying a dramatic spike in skier visits that this past weekend were nearly double that of the same weekend last season. Visits to the Maine ski and snowboard resort are also […]
Mt. Hood, OR - It will be pouring at Mt. Hood Meadows this Saturday, and for once this winter it won’t be rain. The Winter Brewfest will be presented at Meadows, regardless of whether any lifts are running. With a favorable forecast for both snowmaking and accumulation this week, resort officials are hopeful that at least one […]
Denver, CO - In what has become a happily familiar refrain, aggregated lodging occupancy and revenue figures for the 2014-15 ski and snowboard season continue their upward trajectory at 19 mountain resorts in six western states. As of Nov. 30, “on-the-books” occupancy is up a sharp 9.7 percent for the six months from November through April […]
Heres a look at how the second Platinum-ranked event of the season, the Dew Tour Mountain Championships in Breckenridge, Colorado, affected the AFP World Tour Rankings.
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Sussex (NB), Canada - The staff at New Brunswick’s Poley Mountain are scrambling to open the ski area by Boxing Day, Dec. 26, after a fire earlier this month leveled the resort’s base lodge. Resort officials hope to have temporary buildings in place by then to house food service, rental, retail and ski school. Demolition crews are […]
Montpelier, VT - Vermont ski and snowboard resorts are dropping ropes and taking reservations this December at a record pace thanks to a blessing from Mother Nature and upgraded snowmaking systems. With deep early season snow cover, the holiday season at the state’s resorts is expected to be one of the best ever. “Snow like this […]
Clarkston, MI - A 51-year-old Michigan woman has died of injuries sustained in a skiing accident on Friday. The as yet unidentified Shelby Township woman was skiing at Pine Knob ski area in Clarkston on Friday evening when she reported that she lost control, struck a tree and wound up tangled in a retaining fence. […]