One of the northern Sierra Nevada’s leading environmental groups is stepping up the fight against Squaw Valley’s proposed expansion, saying its impacts on traffic and mountain scenery threaten to destroy the charm of the ski resort that hosted the 1960 Winter Olympics.
Warm temperatures and drought conditions in the West have changed the migratory patterns of birds and wildlife, but are also impacting another group: skiers, especially cross country skiers.
Here’s a look at five of the best family-friendly ski resorts in America.
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His fellow skiers and six others who happened to be in the area quickly began searching for him after the avalanche occurred. The man had a rescue beacon on him that sent signals that allowed the others to pinpoint where he was buried.
After the last couple of drought-plagued winters, the 20 inches that fell during Thursday’s storm was heaven for snowboarders like Dave Turner.
Despite what many people believe, a ski vacation can be taken without breaking the bank.
Some of the ski resorts that stocked up on artificial snow machines in California’s drought were enjoying a touch of the real stuff Sunday, after weekend storms brought up to a foot of snow, with more coming.
The day has finally come that’s been on the calendar for some time: It’s opening day of ski season at Boreal Mountain Resort.
A snowboarder who had been missing since Monday in the Castle Peak area has been found safe, the Nevada County Sheriff’s Office says.
LAKE TAHOE (CBS13) – Heavenly Mountain Resort is protesting the U.S. Forest Service’s management plan for Lake Tahoe. The Tahoe Daily Tribune says the resort claims a plan to restrict future ski resort development to […]
With fresh powder blanketing Tahoe ski resorts, skiers and snowboarders are hitting the slopes.