Browsing entries tagged with North America

29 Aug 2016

New lifts for Colorado ski resorts

New lifts for Colorado ski resorts

Two new lifts are being installed in Colorado ski resorts that offer welcome news for the coming season. Fans of Vail’s back bowls will enjoy faster access to their favourite powder stash with the replacement…

29 Jan 2014

Skiers heading back to US and Canada

Skiers heading back to US and Canada

Skiing in North America has suffered some terrible fortune in recent years, but this season looks to be a record-breaker. Last year, 11% more skiers and snowboarders visited US ski areas than in 2011/2012,…

11 Jun 2011

‘Lost’ US resort may reopen

‘Lost’ US resort may reopen

They are calling it the ‘lost’ ski resort, but can a tiny area in Vermont make a comeback? Well, the owner of Maple Valley Ski Resort would like to think so – he’s applied for a conditional…

6 Apr 2010

North American resorts extend season

North American resorts extend season

Just as the season is about to end, many resorts in the US and Canada are experiencing some of their best snowfalls of this winter – such that some will keep their lifts running until the end of the…

10 Nov 2005

Mammoth deal clinches biggest ever resort sale

Mammoth Mountain in California has been sold in what is believed to be the largest ever deal of its kind for a ski resort.Starwood Capital, a property investment group, has acquired a majority share in…

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