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  • Snow Valley Adds Trail, Open for Season

    Skiers in southern Ontario can hit the slopes this weekend at Snow Valley in Barrie. They are open with three lifts and four trails and night skiing begins Dec. 15. This season sees the opening of a new trail from the summit of the Quad chair. Full Article

    15th December 2006

  • Blustery Mt. Baker Emerges in White

    Winds have died down at Mt Baker after a blustery week. The mountain is conducting normal midweek operations out of the White Salmon Base Area after a powerful early winter storm ripped through the area, closing several Washington resorts for a time but leaving behind some of the best snow conditions locals have seen in a long time. Full Article

    15th December 2006

  • Winds Whip Whistler

    It's business at usual at Whistler Mountain after nearly 60cm of snow and winds as high as 150km raced through British Columbia last night. Full Article

    15th December 2006

  • Mountain Creek Gets Rollin' Spring-Like

    Thermometer in the 60s? S'no problem. New Jersey's Mountain Creek isn't going to let a little thing like Mother Nature stand in the way. The resort is popping open this weekend for the first time this season, in T-shirt weather ripe for some near-nekkid riding. Full Article

    14th December 2006

  • Mt Washington Keeps the Snowball Rolling

    The fresh is still falling fast a furious on Vancouver Island. "Things have been unbelievable up here," explains resort spokesperson Brent Curtain. Full Article

    12th December 2006

  • They're Giving it Away at Grouse

    With one of the best November openings on record, rather than rake in the cash, Grouse Mountain decided to give everybody a free day of free skiing and riding last week. Full Article

    12th December 2006

  • Lighting Up Alyeska in 2007

    According to Men's Journal Magazine Alyeska Resort is one of the six best places to spend New Years Eve 2007. We've always found New Years a bit of a bust but think about it. It's not New York City, but Alyeska got more than 100cm of snow in two days last week. Full Article

    12th December 2006

  • Whistler's "Flute" Gets a Lift

    Whistler Blackcomb celebrates the grand opening of its new $9.5 million chairlift - the Symphony Express - on Dec. 16th, but not everybody is happy about it. Full Article

    12th December 2006

  • Boyne's Six-for-One

    Boyne Mountain celebrates the installation of America's first six-place chairlift – installed at the Mountain in 1992 – by offering six lift tickets for the price of one Friday, Dec. 15. Full Article

    12th December 2006

  • Jack Frost/Big Boulder Good to Go

    No new snow to report but the Pocono sister mountains are keeping guests busy so far this winter, spinning several lifts between them and waiting for a snowfall. Full Article

    12th December 2006

  • Canaan Valley Keeps Spinning

    Canaan Valley, W. Va., opened earlier this week and are hanging in there despite a spate of warm temperatures and rain. The area is currently open from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and they're making snow when temperatures allow. Full Article

    12th December 2006

  • Sustainable Sun Peaks

    Sun Peaks is a resort considering development carefully. Although happy to position itself in the marketplace as a quiet family spot, this little gem is more like a priceless heirloom. Full Article

    12th December 2006

  • Michigan McDonald's Promote Ski And Ride

    For the 15th year in a row Michigan's McDonald Restaurants are teaming with the Michigan Snowsports Industries Association to encourage snowsports and outdoor winter activities. Full Article

    12th December 2006

  • Wintergreen Waits for White

    Natural snowy-white flake has dissipated but skiers and riders at Wintergreen, Va., are still turning out in hopeful numbers. The area is urging local plankers to come out mid-week as it is a good time to avoid the usual crowds. 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

  • Traverse City Snowline Online

    A solid cover of winter snow has arrived in the Traverse City area, turning the hills and forests around Michigan's Grand Traverse Bay into a wonderland for skiers, snowmobilers and other winter sports enthusiasts. 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

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