News from Alaska

Check out all the latest happenings at Alaska ski resorts, from new lifts to terrain expansions, in addition to Alaska weather forecasts, photo galleries, infographics and current events skiers and mountain travelers should know about. Stay up-to-date on Alaska ski resort news and events by clicking on articles from the list below or page through to see Alaska coverage from the entire ski season.

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  • Eaglecrest Enjoying Banner Year

    Alaska's Eaglecrest is enjoying its best year ever. Full Article

    28th January 2008

  • Alyeska To Host Big Mountain Tour

    Alyeska will host the second leg of a $45,000 big mountain race series. Full Article

    14th January 2008

  • Time To Think Heli-Skiing In Alaska

    It's time to start thinking about heli-skiing in Alaska again. Full Article

    7th January 2008

  • Alyeska Closing Glacier Tubing Park

    Alyeska Resort recently announced it is closing the Glacier Tubing Park. Full Article

    30th December 2007

  • Alyeska Getting Mad Snowfall

    Alyeska is going to break last year's records at this rate. Full Article

    26th November 2007

  • Alyeska Best Early Season Spot?

    It looks like Alyeska Resort could be the spot to hit for this season's best early snow. Full Article

    6th November 2007

  • Juneau Ski Swap Set For Saturday

    Get set for the Juneau ski swap and sale. Full Article

    29th October 2007

  • Alyeska Cuts Fresh Tracks

    Alyeska Resort knows a healthy environment is the key to its business model. Full Article

    22nd October 2007

  • Alaska Ski Swap Set

    Come to the Expo for deals on new and used gear. Full Article

    15th October 2007

  • Alyeska Aims To Be More Alaskan

    More Alaskan? We'll tell you what he means. Full Article

    24th September 2007

  • Nothing's 'Hostel' In Alaska

    You won't find anything hostile, but there's a great place to stay that's hostel near Alyeska. Full Article

    4th September 2007

  • Alyeska Tries to Keep Things Safe

    Alaska might be the last frontier but you're only allowed to go so far on its biggest mountain resort or it's going to cost you plenty. This season nearly 70 skier and snowboarders have lost a total of 657 days of skiing for various infractions at Alyeska Resort, including riding out of bounds. In addition, the citations have resulted in over $1800 in fines. Full Article

    27th March 2007

  • New Chairs for Eaglecrest

    In recent years, the early season snow line at Alaska's Eaglecrest resort has moved from the level of the lodge, which is located at 1100 feet above sea level, to approximately 1500 feet. This places the early season snow line above the bottom of the double chairlifts at Eaglecrest and has caused early season access problems. Full Article

    20th March 2007

  • Alyeska Looking for Volunteers

    The U.S. Alpine Championships will be held at Alyeska Resort between March 27 and April 3 and the resort is still looking for volunteers to help pull the event off. Full Article

    13th March 2007

  • Alyeska Eager to Expand

    John Byrne III recently announced expansion plans for Alaska's Alyeska Resort, an operation he purchased just three months ago. The plan is divided into two components: to revise the Alyeska Resort master plan and to develop a concept for expansion into Winner Creek. Full Article

    6th March 2007

  • Alaska Cold, Dry - and Loving It

    Although records only go back as far as 1972, Valdez, Alaska has seen record low temperatures this month and is on its way to having its driest month on record as well, according to local weather watchers. Full Article

    27th February 2007

  • Alpenglow Offers Prez Day Free Ride

    As a way to thank loyal locals and to celebrate President's Day, Alaska's Alpenglow resort was not only open for a rare Monday run, they offered all Anchorage Ski Club members a free day on the slopes. Non-members needn't have worried, if you signed up on Monday they still let you up the hill for free. Full Article

    19th February 2007

  • Alaska Heli-Ski Packages Booking Fast

    Spots for Points North Heli-Adventures are 95 percent full for 2007. PNH is the only all-inclusive heli-ski operation in Alaska that offers a flight-hour rate instead of a guaranteed vertical package rate. Full Article

    13th February 2007

  • Women Ski for Each Other at Kincaid Park

    The 11th annual Alaska Ski for Women took place on February 4, 2007, in Anchorage, Alaska, at Kincaid Park. This 2.4 mile Nordic ski event for women of all ages and abilities saw ladies in colorful costumes come together to raise funds for local non-profit organizations that help stop domestic abuse against women and children. Full Article

    6th February 2007

  • Business Up In Alaska

    Anchorage, Alaska's biggest city, has already received nearly 190cm of snow this year, which is more than it normally receives in an entire winter. With snow like that in the city you can just imagine what the resort and backcountry is like and local ski and snowboard shop owners say they're having a busy year trying to keep up with demand. Full Article

    30th January 2007

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