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  • Sipapu Snow Reports

    Winter started with a vengeance at Sipapu, with snows piling up 20 inches in seven days. Assisted by snowmaking, the resort opened two lower lifts, launching daily operations last weekend on Dec. 8. But check the snow report before you go running to the slopes on your spanking new boards! Full Article

    12th December 2006

  • Angel Fire Beats Out Last Year

    "It looks great out there," said Angel Fire's Cody Fisher. "We're already better than last year." After last winter's snows failed to deliver until spring, many New Mexico resorts had skimpy ski seasons. But not so this year. Full Article

    12th December 2006

  • Skiing's a Gas in Oregon

    A half-dozen or so Oregon winter sports resorts are hooking up with Shell Oil to provide 2-for-1 lift tickets. With the purchase of at least 10 gallons of gas at participating stations, you will receive a lift-ticket voucher redeemable for the purchase of a full adult lift ticket. Full Article

    12th December 2006

  • Early Season Deals at Sugarloaf

    If you're a kid or teen, age 6 to 18, or if you have one in your family, Sunday, Dec. 17 is a great time to head to Sugarloaf. It's Kids Pay Their Age Day, so if you are 9, it's $9; if you're 15 it's $15. You get the idea. Full Article

    12th December 2006

  • POP (Pay-One-Price) at Pats Peak

    Looking for a great deal for yourself or your family? On Saturday nights from Dec. 30 til the end of the season you can pay just $29 and experience all Pats Peak has to offer – skiing, riding, lesson tips, tubing, rental equipment, bonfires and even entertainment in the pub. Full Article

    12th December 2006

  • Aspen Access is Easier

    It will be easier this winter to get in and out of Aspen. United Airlines is offering direct flights from Los Angeles, Chicago/O'Hare, and San Francisco. International travelers can take advantage of one-stop connections from London/Heathrow, Paris, Frankfurt, Sydney, Auckland and Sao Paulo. Full Article

    12th December 2006

  • Ski Beech Sunny, For Now

    Ski Beech, in Beech Mountain, N.C., is poised and ready to open more terrain and lifts should an approaching weather system bring more snow with it. The area currently has five of 15 runs opens with 15-inches to 32-inches underfoot. Full Article

    12th December 2006

  • Wachusett Settles in for the Season

    Seven trails, 50 acres. This is only the beginning, folks. We're still skiing in Massachusetts and Wachusett Mountain aims to keep it that way. Why, the Big Guy heads to the mountain on Sunday and good little girls and boys can ask him for more snow. Full Article

    12th December 2006

  • Hunter Prowls for a Challenge

    Hunter Mountain looks to Bogart its 40-inch base and keep it right through the weekend. You could care less, 'cause you're revved up for the Mountain Dew Vertical Challenge. Full Article

    12th December 2006

  • Big Snow in Utah

    Utah resorts are happy to have some powder days as the latest storm brought plenty of snow to most areas. Alta had over a foot of snow. Full Article

    12th December 2006

  • Marmot Breaks Records

    "In my 29 years at Marmot Basin, I have never seen such a high quality snow pack," says the resort's marketing VP Brian Rode. "Conditions do not get any better than this at any time of the year." This winter, the Jasper resort is breaking records right and left -four to be exact. Full Article

    12th December 2006

  • What's New at Squaw Valley

    Check out those tres-cool plasma TV screens strategically positioned around Squaw Valley this year. They will allow visitors to keep abreast of changing weather, snow and lift conditions. Full Article

    12th December 2006

  • Bear's Backside Gets New Lift

    Bear Valley has completed its first phase of a comprehensive three-phase upgrade designed to enhance and expand the resort's facilities and nearby lodging. Topping the recent upgrades, which cost more than $5 million to implement, has been the replacement of the old Hibernation lift on Bear's backside. Full Article

    12th December 2006

  • Ho Ho Ho at the Canyons

    Grab your Santa suit out of the mothballs and head over to The Canyons on Saturday. If you're fully dressed as Santa, or his spouse, you get a free day on the slopes. Full Article

    12th December 2006

  • Mad River Mountain Open

    Mad River Mountain, located in Ohio near historic Bellfontaine, opened for the season this week with 95-percent of its terrain ready to go and a snow base of up to 38-inches; a testament to the additional snowmaking power the area added over the summer. Full Article

    12th December 2006

  • Pico Opens December 15 – Hosts Benefit

    Pico Mountain has scheduled its opening day for Friday, Dec. 15th and plans to have top to bottom skiing served by the Golden and Summit Express quad chairs. Full Article

    12th December 2006

  • Tahoe Backcountry Safety Org Needs Cash

    The Sierra Avalanche Center, a Truckee-based organization that promotes safe backcountry travel by issuing free avalanche advisories daily throughout the winter, is a not-for-profit, all-volunteer outfit that needs regular influxes of cash. Full Article

    12th December 2006

  • Cannon Mountain Hosts Insider Demo Day

    The annual Insider Demo Day at Cannon Mountain in Franconia, NH will be held this year on Friday, Dec. 15. It's a great way to check out new equipment and "try before you buy." Tickets for the demo day are just $25 and include a lift ticket and demo equipment as well as 10 percent off lunch at the Peabody Lodge. Full Article

    12th December 2006

  • Blue Mountain Runs its Six

    They're skiing at Blue Mountain, Penn., but that's not to say the mountain wouldn't like a little more snow under its guests. Blue currently has four lifts serving 13 runs, with everyone skiing on a 24-inch to 36-inch base. Full Article

    12th December 2006

  • Sunshine Jibber Land

    "We are so excited to have such a fantastic launch for the Rogers Terrain Park" said Tim Hyndman, Sunshine's Terrain Park Supervisor. With oodles of snow, Sunshine couldn't help but have a jamming opening last weekend. Full Article

    11th December 2006

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