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  • Big Sky, Big Mountain Delay Opening

    November's second half has not been kind to Montana, waltzing in with temperatures too warm to make snow and rains that erased snowmaking whales. Several resorts that traditionally run lifts at Thanksgiving have postponed their openings. Full Article

    21st November 2006

  • Whiteface Puts White On Its Face

    Listen up, turkeys... New York state's renowned Olympic mountain, Whiteface, looks to open Thanksgiving weekend. Full Article

    21st November 2006

  • Relief for Mt. Hood Meadows Regulars

    When the White River overflowed its banks on Nov. 6, it washed away part of Highway 35, the Mt. Hood Scenic Byway and the portal to Mt. Hood Meadows. Full Article

    21st November 2006

  • Windham's Breathtaking New Look

    Windham has been busy, both on their slopes and down at the lodge, in preperation for a day-after-Thanksgiving opening. Full Article

    21st November 2006

  • Heartland Skiers Sweat Out Thanksgiving

    The weather remains mild across much of the Heartland as we head through the Thanksgiving weekend; the warmest in over a decade for Michigan's Lower Peninsula. Full Article

    21st November 2006

  • Wintergreen Making Winter

    Snowmaking began at Wintergreen Resort, Virginia, on Monday, Nov. 20 at 7:07 p.m. They're a precise bunch at Wintergreen and minutes matter. When temperatures dropped into the twenties, the resort's world-class snowmaking system went to work laying down a base for opening day. Full Article

    21st November 2006

  • Hidden Valley Reveals Snow Jobs

    Yes, you can work where you ride... The New Jersey snow has yet to arrive but you can help make the machine-spewin' stuff at Hidden Valley. Full Article

    21st November 2006

  • Free-Heeling at Kirkwood

    All things telemarking comes to Kirkwood for yearly event. The annual TeleFair Tour, a nationwide event that is an opportunity to get to know everything telemark-related, returns to Kirkwood on Dec. 9-10. Full Article

    21st November 2006

  • Red Lodge, Montana's First

    Unseasonably warm drippy weather squelched traditional Thanksgiving openings for several of Montana's resorts, but not Red Lodge Mountain. On the day after stuffing themselves with turkey, skiers and snowboarders will hit the slopes for a partial opening. Full Article

    21st November 2006

  • Mont-Ste-Anne Eyes Weekend Opening

    Like many other areas in the Northeast, Mont-Ste-Anne in Quebec had hoped for at least a mid-November opening. Full Article

    21st November 2006

  • Lake Louise Busts Records

    As Alberta's Lake Louise heads into its World Cup this weekend, the resort racks up records - both in early season snowfall and in the number of lifts open. With all lifts open this past weekend, skiers and riders ripped up the Powder Bowls. Full Article

    21st November 2006

  • Sugarloaf Open For the Season

    Sugarloaf USA has opened for the season. The first resort in Maine to open for the season kicked off the winter on Monday with the opening of the Tote Road trail and lift access from the SuperQuad. Full Article

    21st November 2006

  • Crested Butte Open For Business

    Crested Butte skiers and riders, along with mascot Bubba the Bear, enjoyed Colorado's Best Corduroy on opening day for the season. Blue skies and excellent early season snow made for a perfect day. Full Article

    21st November 2006

  • Non-Stop Action at Keystone

    Those lucky few with thighs of steel may want to jump into the action on Keystone Mountain starting Dec. 1. Full Article

    21st November 2006

  • Nordic Mountain Expands Terrain

    Nordic Mountain, located in north central Wisconsin, has expanded its terrain park to cover three full runs with small, medium, and large terrain park features. Full Article

    21st November 2006

  • Snowshoe Drops Its Ropes

    Snowshoe Mountain Resort will be dropping the ropes and opening the mountain this Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 23. The West Virginia resort expects to host hundreds of skiers and riders looking for first tracks in the area this Thursday. Full Article

    21st November 2006

  • Having a Ball at Squaw Valley

    The annual Squaw Valley ski patrol avalanche awareness fund-raiser known as the Snow Gods Ball takes place Dec. 9 at the Olympic House. Full Article

    21st November 2006

  • Grouse Turns a Cool 80

    Grouse Mountain opened for their 80th winter season last week and all indications are that the mountain with the best view on Vancouver's North Shore will roll for 80 more. Full Article

    21st November 2006

  • Marquette Mountain Adds New Lift

    Improving their uphill capacity by almost 50-percent to its most popular slopes, Marquette Mountain, located within the city limits of the UP's Queen City, has replaced the old front-face double chair with a new triple, improved its terrain parks and added a new kid's play area at the top of the Tyro lift, complete with a ski-in/ski-out fort and slides. Full Article

    21st November 2006

  • Delirium at Sunshine

    With one of its best early seasons ever, Banff's Sunshine Village opened two more quads and more terrain this past week. And Delirium Dive wasn't far behind. Full Article

    21st November 2006

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Schweitzer Mountain Resort Announces Closing of 2014/15 Season

Despite the best efforts of the Schweitzer Mountain Resort staff, the resort has made the decision to end the 2014/15 winter season at the close of daily operations on Sunday, March 29, 2015. Thanks to favorable early season weather and an improved snow making capability, Schweitzer was able to open the season early on November 22, the weekend before Thanksgiving.More