8/17/2018 11:53 AM
8/17/2018 11:46 AM
Well, it was a classic mid-August grab bag of ski news this week, but one that we found thoroughly interesting. For starters, the NSAA, on of the ski industry's largest trade organizations, is currently seeking a new Director of Marketing and Communications. Plus, we have an update from Jay Peak and Burke Mountain regarding the timeline of their sale, as well as news from Aspen regarding their uphill economy and three New England feeder hills who found themselves in a small amount of legal trouble. Get your full dose of ski news in this week's Top 5 Friday!
8/10/2018 11:45 AM
This week in ski news, we've got a real grab bag of topics. Starting with the announcement of Killington's World Cup weekend itinerary, we'll briefly look at the upcoming World Cup schedule before diving headfirst into other summer ski news, such as the rise of four-season ski resorts. Plus, we'll tell you about new advancements in avalanche detection before sharing a 16 year old debate over the world's most difficult sports. Read about these topics and catch our favorite edits from the week in this edition of Top 5 Friday!
8/3/2018 12:26 PM
This week the biggest news in skiing is hands down the release of the SkiEssentials.com 2019 Ski Test! Or, at least we think so. Complete with reviews, video, and photo content of 149 skis from 15 brands, our annual Ski Test is quickly becoming one of the the most in depth and unbiased ski tests available! In addition to formally announcing the test, we also cover a handful of news related to ski resort ownership, from more insights into the effects of consolidation, to the new Ski Area Fee Retention Act that's making its way through congress. Find out all the details in this week's Top 5 Friday!
7/27/2018 12:09 PM
The biggest thing to happen this week in ski news was hands down Andrzej Bargiel's descent of K2 as it was the first time anyone has ever skied the world's second tallest peak. We'll cover that and share video of the event, as well as share news regarding the Village at Wolf Creek, wealth inequality in Colorado's ski towns, and a couple of highlights from the world of snowmaking. Take a look inside to catch all the news you need to know from this week in skiing!