News from North America

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

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  • Helper, Utah: a True West Hit

    If you're looking for a day excursion from your ski vacation in Utah, you might think of checking out the town of Helper. It's a cute little place, recently named by True West Magazine as the #1 True Western Town in its January/February 2007 issue. The closest resorts are Sundance, Snowbird and Alta. Full Article

    9th January 2007

  • Smoke, Mirrors And Magic

    While it may seem like smoke, mirrors and magic to some, the southernmost ski area in the Heartland, Snow Creek, is busting along with 60-percent of its terrain open. Full Article

    9th January 2007

  • Sutton Does a Snow Dance

    Although it snowed a little every day during the last week of December at Mont Sutton in Quebec's Eastern Townships, those in the know at the area are still advising that the Sutton snow dance may be necessary to bring in the long awaited big snow storm. Full Article

    9th January 2007

  • Doin' the Dog at Squaw

    That paean to everything '80s, Hot Dog The Movie, is celebrating its 25th anniversary on Jan. 20 at its genesis, Squaw Valley USA. The film, which was shot entirely at Squaw and is considered the greatest example of its genre, will be feted at an official Hot Dog Party that evening at Squaw's Bar One. Full Article

    9th January 2007

  • Belleayre Focuses On the Future

    Plucky Belleayre Mountain, owned by New York's Department of Environmental Conservation, is one of a handful of New York state's major ski areas that has managed to keep running on a handful of trails in one of the warmest winters in decades in New York state. Full Article

    9th January 2007

  • Australian Women Soar at Snowbasin

    The Flying Kangaroos of Australia have landed at Snowbasin Resort in Utah. The Australian Women's Aerial Ski Team is very visible in their red team coats and can be seen from quite a distance away when training on the Snowbasin slopes. Full Article

    9th January 2007

  • Ups and Downs for Vacation Week in Vermont

    Mild temps and lack of snow made for mixed reviews of the holiday vacation period in Vermont. While a few areas had to close part way through the week before re-opening just before New Years, others reported surprisingly good numbers, all things considered. Full Article

    9th January 2007

  • Picabo at Park City

    Superstars and celebrities will be on hand at Park City on January 21, for the 3rd Annual Picabo's Ski Challenge. It's an amateur ski race and après ski party used to raise awareness and support for victims of child abuse. Full Article

    9th January 2007

  • Avi Awareness Up in Utah and Colorado

    Utah and Colorado's crazy weather patterns have continued with sporadic blasting snowstorms. Resorts have been getting a foot or so, with a few days off between storms. The heavy snow triggered an avalanche on Berthoud Pass, which is the road you take from Denver and I-70 to get to Winter Park. Full Article

    9th January 2007

  • Jeep Flies High at Copper

    Big air and superpipe stunts will be all over Copper Mountain later this month, for the Jeep U.S. Freeskiing Open. It's the tenth year for the event, to be held January 17-21 at the Summit County resort. The prize purse totals $60,000 and over 300 athletes are expected to compete in Slopestyle, Superpipe and Big Air. Full Article

    9th January 2007

  • Twin Cities Celebrate Winter

    The St. Paul Winter Carnival, the oldest winter carnival in the nation, celebrates 120 years of existence this winter. The dates are January 26 – February 4 and it's a wintry blast. Full Article

    9th January 2007

  • Sweet Schweitzer

    Although Schweitzer had to close most of the hill due to winds that rose to over 60 mph on Sunday, the mountain, and in fact the whole region, finally got the snow they were looking for last week. Full Article

    9th January 2007

  • Grind for Greenbacks at Alyeska

    Record snowfall has made life a heck of a lot of fun for those who ride in Alaska this season. According to marketing manager Jason Lott, Alyeska Resort was filed to capacity over the winter holiday and this weekend's Snow Jam should keep the party going. Full Article

    9th January 2007

  • Winter Has Promises To Keep...

    The New York state of mind for downhill riding so far this season is dazed and confused. We've been punched in the head by a winter (so far) that is seeing grass re-green, flowers come up and befuddled snowmakers at our favorite ski areas shedding tears. Full Article

    8th January 2007

  • Massachusetts Ski Areas Rebounding

    It hasn't been the same old song for downhlll riders in Massachusetts this summer. "Hot, Hot, Hot" has replaced "White Christmas" in this twisted bizarre-o world. But it's looking more positive all over the state this week as colder temperatures finally sink in. Full Article

    8th January 2007

  • Pajarito Piping Water?

    To combat recent dry years, Pajarito Mountain is considering installation of a $2.6 million snowmaking system. While May balloting of the Los Alamos Ski Club owners showed support, finding water is the challenge. Full Article

    8th January 2007

  • Avalanche Kills Skier

    On a day avalanche forecasters labeled as moderate - with areas of unstable snow and human-triggered avalanches possible - a skier was killed by an avalanche in the Teton backcountry. Full Article

    8th January 2007

  • Connecticut Hills Welcome Cold Return

    This (so-far) warmer-than-usual unusually warm winter has been experienced in the past. Your parents, grandparents or great-grandparents remember Depression-era winters where there was no snow. Ah, but that's in the past, as is this (so far) warner-than-usual winter. Full Article

    7th January 2007

  • New Jersey Needs Deal With the Devil

    Hedgerows are spotting leaves, dandelions are looking dandy and skiers and 'boarders are looking glum. Spring? No, mid-January 2007. It is our winter of our discontent, brutally warm and searingly lacking in snow or low temperatures to make it. Full Article

    7th January 2007

  • Ontario Sings the Blues

    Things are dicey for the winter sports areas doing business in Ontario. Even the largest areas have had to suspend operations on some days due to warm temperatures and an inability to cover their runs. Full Article

    3rd January 2007

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