Utah's 13 ski and snowboard resorts are gleefully arcing in one of the best winter seasons in recent memory. Full Article
12th February 2008
Grab your hankies, this one's a tearjerker.
28th January 2008
The Utah Winter Games Friends & Family Race Series kicks off its 22nd season this month. Full Article
31st December 2007
Snowboarding giant Burton is trying to raise some ruckus by challenging boarders to bust the borders between riding and skiing.
Photo Courtesy of The Canyons Full Article
18th December 2007
Wasatch Front mountains were hammered by a major storm system Dec.7-9.
(Photo of Alta Dec. 11, 2007 by TAB) Full Article
11th December 2007
The recent dry spell has put Alta on hold with its opening date of Nov. 15. Full Article
6th November 2007
Alta is a boarder's playground.
(First day turns at Alta by Brad Carroll) Full Article
23rd October 2007
Alta, Utah's chucking the hole puncher and going to a hands-free ticketing system. Full Article
2nd October 2007
The inaugural season for the Utah Winter Games WinterFit program was a huge success. The purpose of WinterFit is to get people off the couch and doing something active during the long winter months, when the average American gains four pounds. Nearly 280 people participated this winter, with 70 of them dropping over four pounds each in the Weight Loss category. Over 200 joined the Minutes of Activity competition, averaging over 57 hours of total physical activity per person for a total of over 12-thousand hours. Full Article
27th March 2007
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
Alta is signing up for wind power at the resort, promising to purchase 900,000 kilowatt-hours (kwh) for the next 12- month period. It will offset over 23 percent of Alta's energy consumption. Full Article
13th February 2007
Hit the Utah slopes for your skiing and riding pleasure! That's the message the Utah Office of Tourism is continuing to promote with its new "Life Elevated" logo. Truck trailers are featuring a snowy skiing scene on the side, and traveling around Utah and surrounding states to promote the state's snowy attractions. Full Article
6th February 2007
Utah could soon be getting new license plates to display the state's skiing industry. Craig Johnson with the Utah chapter of the Automobile License Plate Collectors Association came up with the idea. "It shows the larger, energetic skier along with the mountain background which is appealing and represents the state well." Full Article
30th January 2007
Alta offers some free time on the slopes every day, on the Sunnyside lift. It's called Ski Free After 3, which means you can take some turns off the Sunnyside lift from 3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. That's where you'll find the long, gentle slopes of Albion Basin, which is perfect for beginners and kids learning to ski. Full Article
23rd January 2007
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