(INCLINE VILLAGE, NEVADA) March 4, 2009 — Tahoe Women’s Services invites skiers and snowboarders to ski Northstar at Tahoe for just $25.00 on Sunday, April 5, 2009. By purchasing an advance $25 all-day ticket to Northstar at Tahoe for Saturday, April 5th you are supporting Tahoe Women’s Services, the only agency in the North Lake Tahoe/Truckee region of California and Nevada providing support for programs to reduce domestic violence and sexual assault. Northstar has generously donated 1,000 tickets with 100% of the ticket proceeds to benefit Tahoe Women’s Services.
K2 Snowboards and VholdR have partnered to give away a FREE SNOWBOARD to the 1st Place winner of the VholdR Top5 contest, titled Snowboarding. For those of you that haven’t participated in a VholdR Top5 contest before it’s simple. Make an awesome video, post it to VholdR.com, tag it ‘snowboarding’, and let the editorial process take its course. The judges love remote locations, creativity, and self expression.
Resort Backcountry Education Program to Host Multiple Women’s Specific Camps and Clinics
Kirkwood, California – Women’s specific programs have become intensely popular across the ski industry in recent years, and at the forefront of these programs are resorts like Kirkwood who host several clinics throughout the season. With the on‐going development of women’s specific programs, numbers of newcomers to the sport continue to grow at Kirkwood with similar results echoing across the nation’s resorts.
The official rules of the slopes are more than 40 years old. Life has changed.
The rules and etiquette of the slopes have evolved over the years into something officially known as Your Responsibility Code. You see it plastered on lift towers and scrawled in tiny print on lift tickets and cafeteria napkins. They’re like those bossy signs at public swimming pools: quaint, incomplete and unintentionally humorous. (“Always ski in control.” Please.)
24 Hours of Schweitzer raises over $63,000 for Cystinosis Research
Sandpoint, ID – Schweitzer Mountain didn’t sleep the night of Friday, January 30th. The Selkirk stars laid witness to an order of skiers and snowboarders, braving the bitter-cold, raging winds, weakening knees, and breathless lungs as they trusted in the strength of their hamstrings and their hearts to carry them on a 24-hour odyssey for a cure.
Prices plummet as snow totals climb at Utah ski resorts.
SALT LAKE CITY, UT - February 13, 2009 - A streak of winter storms has pummeled Utah ski and snowboard resorts creating epic conditions for President's Day snowriders. In addition to healthy helpings of The Greatest Snow on Earth, Utah resorts are offering exceptional discounts on spring skiing starting now throughout the remaining season. Recent "airfare wars" have lowered many fares in/out of Salt Lake City International Airport, less than an hour drive from 11 Utah ski resorts. There has never been a better time to take a ski trip to Utah than now.
Gray Line is now Copper’s official ground transportation provider, and this partnership includes year-round service featuring conveniently scheduled, non-stop, ground transportation service.
Copper Mountain, CO… Copper Mountain, one of the industry’s leading ski and snowboard resorts, and Gray Line, the world’s largest sightseeing, transportation and activity company, have partnered to provide guests more efficient ground transportation to and from Copper and Denver International Airport. Gray Line is now Copper’s official ground transportation provider, and this partnership includes year-round service featuring conveniently scheduled, non-stop, ground transportation service.
Highlights Include Innovative Technology, New Green Initiatives, Affordable Value Options
SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. – Start thinking winter because http://www.sierraattahoe.com/index.asp target=_blank>Sierra-at-Tahoe Resort is gearing up for what the Farmer’s Almanac is predicting will be an above average snow year. With an annual average of 480 inches of snow, an above average year means plenty of powder days to come. Here’s what else is coming at Sierra Resort this winter.