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27 Mar 2015

Plans for largest US ski resort approved

Plans for largest US ski resort approved

Work will next month begin on the largest ski resort in the US, following unanimous approval of ambitious plans to link two Utah resorts. Last September, Vail Resorts bought Park City Mountain Resort (PCMR)…

18 Jun 2013

Bumper ski season for US resorts

Bumper ski season for US resorts

America is reporting a bumper ski season, thanks to great snow conditions over the 2012/2013. Eleven per cent more skiers and snowboarders visited US ski areas last season than during the 2011/12…

7 May 2013

One pass for Verbier, Arlberg and Vail

One pass for Verbier, Arlberg and Vail

Five days skiing in the Arlberg, Austria, Verbier in Switzerland and a season pass in top US resorts for just US$689 (£445)? Amazing value if you ask us. The Epic Pass, relaunched by Vail Resorts in 2011,…

22 Oct 2012

Killington is first to use cow power

Killington is first to use cow power

When you next reach for a tub of Ben & Jerry’s ice-cream, eat it in the knowledge that you are helping propel skiers up the mountain in Vermont. The US resort of Killington is the largest in New…

11 Mar 2011

Ski writer completes US challenge

Ski writer completes US challenge

Top ski writer and journalist Arnie Wilson has recently completed another outstanding challenge: to ski every state in America with at least one ski lift and regular snowfall. Wilson, who is editor of…

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