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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  • Copper Mountain's Roxy Rail Jam

    Roxy girl rippers will tear it up at Copper Mountain March 10 for the Roxy Metal to Medal Rail Jam. The Roxy pro skiers and snowboarders will show off their rail sliding skills near the base of the Main Vein Superpipe. The competition starts at 11 a.m. Full Article

    6th March 2007

  • Flying Fossils at Keystone

    She calls herself the "flying fossil." 75-year-old Freda Nieters is a former ski champion who broke the Guinness Book of World Records last year by skiing 78,000 vertical feet in one day at Keystone. This week, she skied with former Olympians Steve Mahre and Jason Rossner to raise money for SIDS, or Sudden Infant Death Syndrome. Nieters' grandson died of it in 2005. Full Article

    6th March 2007

  • Utah Snow Preps Park City

    Powerful storms continued to sweep across Utah and Colorado, adding plenty of perfect powder to the bases to launch the spring skiing season. Park City racked up four feet of "The Greatest Snow on Earth" from the storms. Full Article

    6th March 2007

  • New Owners For Steamboat

    Intrawest Holdings has finalized completion of its acquisition of Steamboat Ski & Resort Corporation - increasing the number of company holdings and interests in North American ski areas to eleven. Steamboat celebrated with over six feet of new snow to end the month of February. Full Article

    6th March 2007

  • New Owners For Steamboat

    Steamboat is celebrating, not only the tons of new snow but new owners. Intrawest Holdings has finalized completion of the acquisition of Steamboat Ski & Resort Corporation. Intrawest has interests in eleven resorts in North America. Steamboat celebrated with over six feet of new snow to end the month of February. Full Article

    6th March 2007

  • Ski Apache's Speed Racer

    Not only is Ross Anderson the marketing manager for Ski Apache, but he's also the fastest skier in United States history. Last April, he set the American record clipping at a teeth-rattling 154.06 m.p.h. down the slopes at Les Arc, France. Full Article

    5th March 2007

  • Snow King Tube Lizards

    Over the past several years, tubing hills have crept up in popularity nationally. And Snow King not only caters to those who want the carnival ride thrill, but offers two ways to "test drive" tubes. Full Article

    5th March 2007

  • Big Sky, Big Snows

    "It's amazing what a good month will do for you," said Scott Savage, Big Sky Snow Safety Director. "We went from decent skiing to outrageous skiing within a few weeks." After a sunny, near-drought start, February skies shifted to dump one of the deepest months of snow in Big Sky history. Full Article

    5th March 2007

  • National Brotherhood of Skiers In Steamboat

    The National Brotherhood of Skiers is celebrating time on the snow in Steamboat, for their 2007 Ski Summit. Over 2,000 African American skiers and riders, representing 77 clubs throughout the United States and United Kingdom are in Ski Town U.S.A. The annual meeting is a fundraiser to support the development of young adult skiers of color to attend ski academies and compete in various skiing competitions. Full Article

    27th February 2007

  • Vail Honors President Ford

    President's Day in Vail had new meaning this year as runs at Vail and Beaver Creek were each renamed after the late President Gerald R. Ford, the nation's 38th president. Beaver Creek Resort has designated its advanced Pitchfork trail "President Ford's." The black diamond trail begins at the top of Strawberry Park and winds past President Ford's former residence. Full Article

    27th February 2007

  • Copper's Sleighs Leave Folks Wanting S'more

    Copper Mountain is offering more than just fun on the slopes with sleigh rides through the mountains. For 26 years, Copper Stables have offered Scenic and Dinner Sleigh Rides with dinner in a miner's tent. Now, Chocolate Sleigh Rides are offered during the afternoons. Full Article

    27th February 2007

  • Utah Olympics Still Paying Back

    Utah is still feeling the residual effects of the 2002 Winter Olympic Games that drew the best athletes in the world to the state. It also confirmed Utah's position as a world-class sports and recreational destination. The Olympic venues continue to attract out-of-state visitors, and tourism spending is up statewide. Full Article

    27th February 2007

  • More Big Snow In Utah and Colorado

    Back-to-back snowstorms have been pounding Utah and Colorado. Ski Utah sends word that resorts are offering fantastic, powdery conditions and 100-inch base depths, with one to two more feet on the way this week. Full Article

    27th February 2007

  • Jackson's New Tram Takes Shape

    Planned for a winter 2008/09 launch, Jackson Hole's new $25 million Doppelmayr CTEC double-jig-back tram lift will require five new towers 30 to 60 feet higher than the current towers. But as designs for the new tram take shape, its famous village tram dock clock tower will remain as a landmark and one of the most photographed Jackson icons. Full Article

    26th February 2007

  • Jibbers Enjoy Santa Fe and Sandia

    Terrain park upgrades swept through New Mexico this winter. Amid the new additions, Sandia Peak and Ski Santa Fe launched fresh parks attracting jibbers and jumpers. Full Article

    26th February 2007

  • Bridger Rewinds Week

    As high tech snow reports cough up more detail, Bridger Bowl added a Week in Rewind to their stash of conditions info. While February dumped six feet on new snow on Bridger's runs, the fluff speaks volumes. But the Week in Rewind preps skiers and snowboarders for what to expect. Full Article

    26th February 2007

  • Grand Finale at Tamarack

    In the fresh Idaho snow pro rider Tommy Czeschin of Mammoth Lakes won both this weekend's halfpipe final and the overall 2007 Chevrolet U.S. Snowboard Grand Prix series title at Tamarack. Full Article

    25th February 2007

  • Schweitzer Steps It Up

    Schweitzer Mountain will tear down 44-year-old war-horse and resort original Chair One at the end of the season and build two brand spankin' new lifts - The Basin Express, a high-speed detachable quad and The Lakeview fixed grip triple chair. The new lifts will cut ride times nearly in half and substantially increase the mountain's current capacity by 28 percent, from 9,267 people per hour to 12,807. Full Article

    20th February 2007

  • Grand Prix Finale Hits Tamarack

    The 2007 Chevrolet U.S. Snowboard Grand Prix is headed to Idaho this weekend for its slam-bam season finale, with 130 competitors such as Olympic and X Games medalists Gretchen Bleiler, Steve Fisher, Scotty Lago, Seth Wescott and Lindsey Jacobellis ready to rip it. Full Article

    20th February 2007

  • Loveland Is for Lovers

    Love was in the air at Loveland for the 16th Annual Mountaintop Matrimony on Valentine's Day. More than 50 couples were either married or renewed their high atop Lift Two, at 12,000 feet in altitude. The mass wedding ceremony - with many - on skis or boards, is a longtime Loveland tradition. Full Article

    20th February 2007

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