News from Rocky Mountains

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

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  • Washington Areas See More Snow

    The Washington ski areas are still getting new snow and - this morning - lovely spring conditions with locals ready for a day of skiing and riding under clear skies. More snow is forecast and conditions change quickly, as you know, but it's a nice morning in Washington state. Full Article

    21st March 2007

  • SpongeBob Does The Canyons

    Cartoon capers have been all over The Canyons this week, with visits from SpongeBob SquarePants and Dora, the Explorer. The two Nickelodeon stars are staying locally for the Nickelodeon Family Winter Fest. Full Article

    20th March 2007

  • Take a Break at Keystone Lodge

    If you're looking for some R & R at Keystone, visit the new spa at the Keystone Lodge. It has been completely renovated and is now a full-service Avanyu Spa. You'll find treatment rooms for singles and couples, outdoor pools and tubs, weights, yoga and pilates classes. Full Article

    20th March 2007

  • Avalanche Training at Winter Park

    Winter Park has designated a specific area of the mountain to avalanche training. It's called Beacon Basin. It's where backcountry skiers and boarders can learn about using personal avalanche transmitters. In Beacon Basin, which is at the bottom of the Primrose Trail before Lunch Rock, there are eight buried transmitters. Ski Patrol can activate them at any time for training purposes. Full Article

    20th March 2007

  • Dog Days at Durango

    Just returned from a few days at Durango Mountain Resort, formerly known as Purgatory ski area. It was like a festive beach party with warm sunshine and fast and furious skiing. The mountain was so welcoming to freestylers from around the state, there for their championship competition in the Rocky Mountain Freestyle Development division. The terrain park was huge fun. There was never a lift line and everyone was happy and enjoying the snow. Full Article

    20th March 2007

  • Steamboat's Great Ski Giveaway

    Steamboat is celebrating over 300 inches of snow this season by giving away some Solomon skis and bindings. They're calling it the "Ridiculously Deep Sweepstakes." Ten lucky powderhounds will get a pair of Solomon Tornado skis and Solomon 912 bindings. The only way to register is through Steamboat's BigSno.com Web site. Full Article

    20th March 2007

  • Butch Wolf Memorial at Bogus

    More than twenty teams of skiers and golfers raised funds for skiing and snowboarding race programs held weekly at Bogus Basin during the first-ever Butch Wolf Carve & Slice Memorial - held at Bogus Basin and Quail Hollow Golf Course. Full Article

    20th March 2007

  • Big Mountain Invests $20 Million

    Big Mountain added a new day lodge this winter, but that's not where they intend to stop. As the State of Montana begins rebuilding the narrow, snaking access road this summer, the resort continues with $20 million in improvements. Full Article

    19th March 2007

  • Targhee Revises Expansion Plans

    In November, Grand Targhee withdrew their proposal for their controversial expansion plans from Teton County Commissioners due to demands for concessions. This month, they resubmitted the proposal with some modifications. Full Article

    19th March 2007

  • New Mexico Resorts Begin to Close

    After a winter of deep snows, warm temperatures and lack of new snow this month are taking a toll in New Mexico. Fast-changing conditions prompted Angel Fire Resort to change its winter closing date back to its original weekend and two other resorts closed for the season. Full Article

    19th March 2007

  • Superpipe Skiers Tear It Up at Park City

    Park City had the best superpipe skiers in the world competing in the fifth annual World Superpipe Championships this past weekend. Simon Dumont came away with the $15,000 prize and title of 2007 World Superpipe Champion. Dumont, who finished second last year, had a stunning run to beat defending champ Tanner Hall. Full Article

    13th March 2007

  • Wild At Wolf Mountain

    Crazy contraptions will be coming down the hill this weekend at Utah's Wolf Mountain. It's the Spring Kick-off Weekend, featuring the infamous Soap Box Derby. Anything goes in this wild event, as long as skis or boards are involved. The competition starts at noon on Oh My Heck hill, off the Wolfdeedo Chair. Full Article

    13th March 2007

  • King Of Bumps To Telluride

    Bash the bumps and learn from the best: Olympic gold medalist Jonny Moseley. The King of the Bumps and Telluride Ski Resort's new Ambassador of Skiing will lead three heart-pumping days of on-snow training for intermediate through advanced ski and snowboard enthusiasts. The fun is March 27-29 and it includes training, video analysis, lift tickets, lunch, snacks and an event party. Full Article

    13th March 2007

  • Winter Park Starts Work On New Lift

    Winter Park is reaching new heights by starting construction on what will be the highest, high-speed six-pack chairlift in North America. Construction has just begun on the new $8 million lift, in Winter Park's Parsenn Bowl. The new Leitner-Poma chair will take skiers and riders up to approximately 12,060 feet above sea level. Full Article

    13th March 2007

  • Best Boarders at Park City

    Park City hosted the best boarders in the world for the 2007 World Superpipe Championships last weekend. The athletes tore it up in the Eagle Superpipe, the world's largest superpipe and the site for the 2002 Winter Olympic Games. Boarders took three runs each, and in the end, the gold went to Shaun White, the 2006 Olympic Gold Medalist. For the women, Torah Bright won for the second year in a row. Full Article

    13th March 2007

  • Bogus Basin is a Gas

    Skiing at Bogus Basin is a gas so it makes sense that the popular Idaho hill is offering a cross promotion with Treasure Valley Chevron that gets riders a 2-for-1 night ticket when they stop to fill up at the local service station. Full Article

    13th March 2007

  • Longtime Ski Coach Retires

    George Brooks, University of New Mexico ski coach, plans to retire at this season's end. After 37 years as head coach, the only head coach in the program's history is moving on because he says it's time. Full Article

    12th March 2007

  • First Female Team Skis Grand Teton

    Grand Teton, the highest peak in the Teton Range at 13,770 feet, had been skied by a few women, but not an all female team. Until last week. Setting a first, two Jackson Hole women spent 14 hours climbing the peak and skiing down. Full Article

    12th March 2007

  • Montana Racks up Nation's Highest Avalanches

    Just as a new avalanche documentary prepares to hit the Web, March roared into Montana with deadly snow slides. Even though one lucky snowmobiler buried for eight hours survived, the state's fatalities totaled the highest in the nation. Full Article

    12th March 2007

  • Scott Offers Schwag for Goggle Design

    Sun Valley-based Scott Goggles recently announced a goggle design contest promising a Scott schwag bag worth $750 to the winning designer. Sounds pretty good, right? But at least one prospective designer questioned Scott's motives. Full Article

    6th March 2007

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