Category: winter

Why Skiers Should Care About El Niño – The weather phenomenon is linked to big snowfall and predicted for 2018-19, but often comes down to regions

September 10, 2018 Off

If you’re a skier, you’ve probably heard the term El Niño before. The legendary weather condition has been proven to be kind to North American skiers by producing prodigious snowfall, especially in the Southern Rockies. During the last El Niño year, in…

By Jillian Queri

Alterra Buys Crystal Mountain, Adds 9 New Destinations to the Ikon Pass – The Ikon Pass now boasts 36 destinations in 12 states on three continents

September 6, 2018 Off

Alterra Mountain Company has been on quite the roll lately, adding eight new destinations to the Ikon Pass last week and today announcing the planned acquisition of Washington’s Crystal Mountain. Now with the news about Crystal Mountain, Alterra …

By Jillian Queri