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  • Bryce Makes Its Own, Goes Tubing

    Less than favorable weather has made it slow going for much of the Mid-Atlantic resorts so far this winter. Bryce Resort has made up for it with some aggressive snowmaking and alternative activities. Full Article

    20th December 2006

  • 100 Guns A'Roaring at Snowshoe

    Big snow gun broadsides being fired at Snowshoe Mountain this week. Over 100 guns were lined up to help form the current base this morning. Only Grabhammer in the Snowshoe Basin Area was not groomed overnight. Full Article

    20th December 2006

  • Banging Good Time at Wisp

    The snow guns are in full voice and they're skiing on an 8" to 30" base at Wisp Resort. They had a dusting overnight and are looking to supplement, but they're also looking forward to their annual New Year's Eve blast. Full Article

    20th December 2006

  • Elk Mountain Blowing Snow

    The Snow Gang is fighting fluctuating temperatures but they've had their guns up and running enough to build a respectable 20" to 40" base at Elk Mountain, Penn. The area had a big weekend and they're hoping for another. Full Article

    20th December 2006

  • Alyeska Goes to Seven

    It has been cold, blowy and snowy in Alaska recently. Where do you think all that cold air comes from, anyway? Alyeska has had half a foot of snow in the last 48 hours and they're pushing to stay open longer. Full Article

    19th December 2006

  • Sweet Symphony at Whistler

    No wonder word's out it's the best early season ever for Whistler Blackcomb. Not only did they open a new $9 million chair last weekend, to christen it they had 60cm of fresh snow to add to a cumulative total of, oh…19 feet! Full Article

    19th December 2006

  • Free Riding at Red Mountain

    As a sweet way to start the holidays, Red Mountain Resort, one of B.C.'s best alpine resorts, is letting holiday early birds ride for free on Friday, December 22. All you gotta do is show up and slide. Full Article

    19th December 2006

  • Tyrol Sponsors Capitol Square Rail Jam

    Boarders and skiers plan on coming to Capitol Square in downtown Madison, Wisc., at the end of State Street on Sunday, January 14, for a big jam - more details to come. Full Article

    19th December 2006

  • Free Skiing Christmas Day at the Creek

    Shanty Creek, located northeast of Traverse City in Antrim County's beautiful hill and dale country, is offering free skiing on Christmas Day. Full Article

    19th December 2006

  • Apres Ski Steaks at Castle

    After running a few lifts on weekends only in early December, Castle Mountain launched their seven-day operation, and their new restaurant is destined to grill steaks up this month. Full Article

    19th December 2006

  • Utah Hit With Powder Puff

    Many Utah resorts have been hit hard lately by plenty of powder. Sundance had nearly two feet of new snow. Park City checked in with nearly three feet of snow in three days. Full Article

    19th December 2006

  • Race With the Moon at Shawnee Peak

    Skiers and boarders, put on your night vision goggles and head to Shawnee Peak in Bridgton, Maine for their 10 week night racing series. Full Article

    19th December 2006

  • Meteorologists Right On about Sunrise

    Sometimes weather predictions actually come true. Meteorologists predicted the biggest storm of the season so far for Sunrise Park, and they were dead on. Nightly snowmaking permitted the resort to open two lower mountain lifts on December 8 for 551 feet of vertical. Full Article

    19th December 2006

  • Lack of Natural Snow Hurting Midwest

    The Heartland covers a big geographic region, from the Black Hills of South Dakota to the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains that begin in eastern Ohio. The Midwest covers 12 states and only one - Nebraska - doesn't have a lift-served ski area. Full Article

    19th December 2006

  • Hidden Valley Claus Its Way Open

    Here comes Santa Claus, right down... the Tubing Park? Sure, the Big Guy gets in a little fun on Saturday before his big ride Sunday night. Santa will be kicking it at New Jersey's Hidden Valley resort, tubing it up in the park, sans reindeer. Full Article

    19th December 2006

  • Mohawk Parties Like It's 1947

    Connecticut's Mohawk Mountain gets its party on during the holiday break - and you get the present. In honor of the resort's 60th anniversary, the first 60 cars that roll in on Tuesday will be charged the lift ticket price of 1947. Full Article

    19th December 2006

  • Next Snow Searchers at Big Bear

    Sports Illustrated for Kids is on the lookout for the next crop of park pros via a series of competitions dubbed Next Snow Search (sort of a like a cross between "X-Games for Kids" and "American Idol" on snow). Full Article

    19th December 2006

  • It's the Full Meal Deal at Blacktail

    Montana resorts are inching open their runs and lifts - but not Blacktail Mountain. With its inverted ski hill, Blacktail has thrown open 100 percent of its terrain - sans snowmaking. Full Article

    19th December 2006

  • Sundown Mountain Family Weekend

    Children 11 and under pay half-price for lift passes, rental equipment and lessons if accompanied by an adult purchasing a lift pass at Sundown Mountain the weekend of Jan. 6 through 7. Full Article

    19th December 2006

  • Wildcat Hosts All-Terrain Clinics

    Right after Christmas, and again in February, skiers will have an opportunity to challenge their abilities and hone their skills with extreme skier Dan Egan at one of his all-terrain clinics at Wildcat. Full Article

    19th December 2006

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