|Jackson Hole Mountain Resort Achieves Benchmark Environmental Goal |
20 April 2015 Jackson Hole--Jackson Hole achieved their goal for a 10% reduction in greenhouse gas emissions this year. This includes reducing greenhouse gas emissions from electricity, natural gas/propane and vehicle fuels by over 10%. They are the only resort in the U.S. to have an Environmental Management System which helped them achieve this possibility. 18 May 2015 AA
|Ski Vermont Receives Most Snow in Continental US during 2014-15 Season|
13 April 2015 Ski Vermont--Jay Peak Resort reported an astonishing 357 total inches as of April 13, 2015. This is very surprising seeing that many resorts did not get very much snow this year and had to end their season early. The average amount of snow in Vermont is 250 inches. May 18 2015. AA
|Ski Vermont Celebrates the First Check In to Win Champ|
9 Mar 2015 Ski Vermont--Ski Vermont host a competition called "Check In to Win" which involves participating in all of Vermonts 19 alpine resorts. The winner, Jayne Johnson, receives skis from Rossignol or a Burton snowboard. May 18 2015. AA.
|Your New Favorite Spring Resort: Mt. Bachelor |
Do you love spring skiing? Then Mt Bachelor in Oregon is the way to go! The resort brags about how much snow they get and how long their season is. In the summer they even have a great bike park families can experience. Check it out! 18 May 2015.
|2015 Tom Sims Retro World Championships: Fast and Loose California Snowboarding |
Mar 30, 2105 Snowboardmag.com--The Tom Sims Retro World Championship is an event that takes place in california where everything is placed back in the 80s. This means hand dug half pipes and no ski lift rides to the top. Nate Holland, who is the legends race winner, describes the event as “One day is a race and the other day is freestyle, and that’s how it used to be growing up. I had the chance to ride an ’88 Sims ˝ Pipe and my mission was to do as many tuck-knee tweaks as possible.” May 18, 2015. AA.
|Woman Who Broke Arm Sues Skibowl for $125K and Blames Drunken Snowboarder|
11 Mar 2015 The Oregonian--Katelyn Kitzke who broke her arm from snowboarder, Donald Kent, accused Mt. Hood Skibowl for serving him alcohol and even a lift ticket knowing he was intoxicated. She sued the resort for $29,000 in medical bills, $6,000 in lost wages, and $90,000 for pain and suffering. Skibowl responded by saying there was no evidence for serving Kent alcohol as well as no evidence that he was drunk when selling him a ski ticket. April 30, 2015. AA.
|Winter Park Express Ski Excursion Train Sold Out|
Feb 26, 2015 9news.com--If you were hoping to get a ride from Denver to Winter Park to celebrate its 75th anniversary, you are unfortunately too late. 400 tickets were sold in only 12 hours for a one day round ski trip. Maybe there will be more buses available from Denver to the mountains in the upcoming years. Feb 27, 2015. AA.
|SugarBush Resort New Great Deal |
Feb 24, 2015 SugarBush.com--If you are in Vermont(or planning to go to Vermont) and looking for a great ski deal, Sugarbush Resort is offering lift ticket, lodging, and ski school deals between february 23 and March 3! A typical 3 day ticket is usually $177, but is only $89 for start date of february 23 to March 3rd. Its a great deal that is perfectly timed right before spring break so you can avoid the crowd. Feb 27, 2015. AA.
|What Would You Do For A Free Lift Ticket|
Feb 24, 2015--Stoneham Mountain Resort and Mont-Sainte-Anne are giving out 25 free lift tickets for snowboarders/skiers that compete through frigid/snowy obstaclese. Can you brave the snow? Feb 24, 2015. AA.