The World Ski Awards named Deer Valley Resort as the United States’ Best Ski Resort and the Stein Eriksen Lodge at Deer Valley was awarded the title of Best Ski Resort Hotel at its “Ski Oscars” awards gala held in Kitzbuehel, Austria.
The 2015 Birds of Prey World Cup is coming to Beaver Creek Dec. 4-6. Now might be the time to take advantage of the Ski Free, Stay Free deal. The deal is valid Nov. 30 through April 7, 2016.
It’s a Thanksgiving weekend Saturday night to remember at Vermont’s Mount Snow. First there’s a torchlight parade, followed by fireworks. Santa and Mrs. Claus make a special appearance, too.
Vermont’s Bolton Valley is offering four online deals for skiers and riders Cyber Monday. The sale begins at 12 a.m. Mon., Nov. 30 and closes at midnight. The specials include lift tickets and season passes. Check them out:
Women take center stage at several ski areas around the Heartland next month and early January as six Midwest resorts schedule women’s clinics.
The eastern city limits of Pasadena rise abruptly up to Mount Wilson where there is a 100-inch telescope that was a state-of-the-art telescope until sometime in the ‘30s or ‘40s. Driving by Mount Wilson on a winding narrow road will get you to Mount Waterman. There in the late 1930s, Lynn Newcomb and his son built the second chairlift in California.
Alaskan skiers and snowboarders are putting last season’s many weather disappointments behind them as resorts in the Last Frontier begin to open for 2015-2016 season.
Sugarloaf, Maine will kick off its season Saturday, Nov. 21 at 8:30 a.m. The resort will open with 1,750 vertical feet of skiing on Kings Landing and Candyside, serviced by the SuperQuad chairlift.
Ski Dazzle’s Los Angeles Ski & Snowboard Expo returns for its 52nd year, Dec. 4-6.
The U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association (USSA) and NBC Sports are once again partnering to showcase alpine ski racing in America with live coverage of the Nature Valley Aspen Winternational and Audi Birds of Prey at Beaver Creek. In addition to full HD live stream coverage on NBC Sports Live Extra, NBC and NBC Sports Network (NBCSN) will broadcast 6.5 hours between the two TV networks.