Latest Recreational alpine skiing News

Ski resorts cheer as spring storm dumps snow in California

Apr. 17, 2022 13:37 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A spring storm brought several feet of snow to the Sierra Nevada and rain to parts of the San Francisco Bay Area, with more stormy weather expected this week. The seven-day snow total topped 3 feet (.9 meters) in some mountain areas as of Saturday, UC...

Pandemic relief money spent on hotel, ballpark, ski slopes

Mar. 23, 2022 17:04 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Thanks to a sudden $140 million cash infusion, officials in Broward County, Florida, recently broke ground on a high-end hotel that will have views of the Atlantic Ocean and an 11,000-square-foot spa. In New York, Dutchess County pledged $12 million for...

Crystal Mountain hikes ski pass prices, announces expansion

Mar. 03, 2022 17:03 PM EST

SEATTLE (AP) — Crystal Mountain Resort in Washington state said Thursday that an unlimited ski and snowboard season pass for the next winter will cost hundreds more than this season. The pass will cost $1,699, with a $100 discount for those renewing from this season, a steep...