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  • Bear Creek Re-opens for Holiday Weekend

    After opening for four days in mid-December, Macungie's Bear Creek reopens today at 4 p.m. with five trails of beginner and intermediate terrain. In the past, the MLK holiday has proved a popular time for the resort and Bear Creek hopes to keep the snow through the weekend. Full Article

    12th January 2007

  • Blue Knob Back On Track Friday

    Blue Knob All Seasons Resort will reopen for skiing and boarding Friday after a difficult past couple of weeks. The area has been struggling to keep an early cover in the face of rising temperatures, but reports favorable weather into the weekend will make it possible for them to resume operatiors. Full Article

    10th January 2007

  • Pennsylvania Reels

    It has been a tough week for the Pennsylvania areas as most of them have been forced to close for the all-important Holiday Season due to lack of snow and beachy weather. Bear Creek Mountain Resort will attempt to appease the gods with a pagan ritual aimed at turning things around. Full Article

    26th 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

  • 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

  • Pennsy Twins Half Open

    Blakeslee, Pa's twin resorts, Jack Frost/Big Boulder are putting out the welcome mat for Old Man Winter. Big Boulder started to spin Dec. 5 and Jack Frost is preparing for a Saturday, Dec. 9 opening day. Full Article

    5th December 2006

  • Top Jersey Resorts Launch Snow Guns

    Pre-season rides in and says hello. The late fall cold wave that blew into New England is clipping New Jersey, which means if it ain't snowin', it's blowin'. Full Article

    5th December 2006

  • Camelback Shoots for December

    Camelback Ski Area in Tannersville, Pa., plans to open for the season in early December. Full Article

    28th November 2006

  • Toddler-Racers Welcomed at Shawnee

    It has been said that in order to ensure the future of any sport you must make sure that the young stay interested in it... and that's what Shawnee Mountain, PA, plans to do this 2006/07 season. Full Article

    21st November 2006

  • 'Anomaly' at Big Boulder

    Sundance comes to Big Boulder. Well, Utah's fabled film fest it may not be but the excitement levels are peaking as Anomaly, a new film by Teton Gravity Research, premieres at Big Boulder Nov. 24. Full Article

    14th November 2006

  • Burton Boarding at Northstar

    Learning how to snowboard has been turned into a no-brainer by the folks at Burton, who have developed their innovative Learn-to-Ride program, utilized locally at Big Bear Mountain Resorts, Diamond Peak, Kirkwood, Mt. Bachelor, Northstar, Sierra-at-Tahoe and Timberline. Full Article

    14th November 2006

  • Bear Creek Pours $700,000 Into Terrain Park Upgrades

    Bear Creek Mountain Resort, Macungie, Pa., invested more than $700,000 in terrain park upgrades for this season. The mountain's three individual terrain parks, Cascade Park, Black Bear Park and Grizzly Family Park, encompass more than 13 acres and offer more than 30 custom features that suit every level of freestyle skier or snowboarder. Full Article

    7th November 2006

  • Kids Come First at Shawnee

    Shawnee Mountain, Shawnee-on-Delaware, Pa., enhanced its reputation as a leader in ski programs for children and for beginner/novice facilities, by adding several features for this its 32nd year of operation. Full Article

    7th November 2006

  • Snowmaking a Priority at Jack Frost/Big Boulder

    Be prepared for more snow in the mountains as two of Pennsylvania's venerable Pocono resorts, Jack Frost (Blakeslee) and Big Boulder (Lake Harmony) have made major upgrades to their snowmaking systems. Full Article

    31st October 2006

  • Camelback To Open Mountain School

    Aspiring snow sport competitors won't have to travel to academies in other states once Camelback Ski Area, Tannersville, Pa., opens the Camelback Mountain School this winter. Full Article

    31st October 2006

  • Leasing's the Deal at Whitetail

    Ever think about leasing your ski or snowboard equipment for a season? At Whitetail Resort, Mercersburg, Pa., leasing gear has come into its own. Need some reasons to lease? Full Article

    31st October 2006

  • Camelback Holds Line On Season Passes

    Season pass rates are the same price as last year, and the student pass went down in price at Camelback Ski Area, Tannersville, Pa. Camelback will introduce a $229 Nights Only Pass for school aged skiers and riders. Full Article

    21st September 2006

  • Jack Frost/Big Boulder Recruit Top Terrain Park Builders

    The Pennsylvania Pocono Mountain resorts Jack Frost (Blakeslee) and Big Boulder (Lake Harmony) have recruited two of the East Coast’s top terrain park designers to develop and launch the resorts’ Parks and Pipes program. Full Article

    21st September 2006

  • How Sweet It is at Seven Springs

    You'll want to make your way to Seven Springs Resort, Champion, Pa., for its second Chocolate Affair, Saturday, Sept. 23, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Full Article

    14th September 2006

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