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Posted October 1, 2020

What to Expect This Winter at NW Ski Areas

A Look at the Winter Ahead for the Region’s Ski Areas Contact:               877-533-5520, info@pnsaa.org Release Date:    Thursday, October 1, 2020 Bend, OR  –  With a nip to the fall air and cooler temperatures predicted in the central Pacific Ocean the region’s ski areas are preparing for winter recreation, where every aspect of ski area operations […]

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2020 Conference Canceled

April 22, 2020 This is the week in which we should have all been celebrating the season that was by gathering in Wenatchee for our annual conference and tradeshow.  Tonight, actually, we would have come together for some food, some brews from Icicle Brewing, and most importantly – to celebrate the best of us – […]

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Posted March 13, 2020

2020 Spring Conference and Tradeshow Postponed

Bend, OR – Out of concern for the health and wellbeing of ski area staff and communities surrounding the outbreak of the COVID-19 infection, the region’s ski area trade association will tentatively postpone their annual Spring Operations Conference and Tradeshow.    The Pacific Northwest Ski Areas’ Association will postpone their annual Spring Operations Conference and […]

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Posted March 2, 2018

New President Search

New President Search The Pacific Northwest Ski Areas Association (PNSAA) has begun a search for a new President effective January 1, 2018. PNSAA is a non-profit trade association, which represents the interests of ski and snowboard facilities located in Oregon, Washington, Alaska, Idaho, Montana, and California.  The Association’s 36-member ski areas – most of which […]

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Posted December 9, 2016

What’s Open as of December 9th, 2016

  Contact:               John Gifford, President, 877-533-5520 Release Date:    Friday, December 9, 2016             La Conner, WA – The Pacific Northwest storms that arrived recently have brought more snow to the mountains.  Nearly every resort is operating and many have continued to expand operations in the last week.  The skiing and snowboarding opportunities keep getting better by […]

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Posted December 3, 2016

What’s Open as of December 3, 2016

Contact: John Gifford, President, 877-533-5520 Release Date: Saturday, December 3, 2016 La Conner, WA – With the storms that arrived recently bringing snow to the mountains of the Pacific Northwest the 2016-2017 winter season has begun.  The skiing and snowboarding opportunities keep getting better by the day and forecasts are looking good for more snow […]

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Posted November 23, 2016

Who’s Opening Now – Thanksgiving Weekend 2016

Who’s Opening This Week in the Northwest Contact:               John Gifford, President, 877-533-5520 Release Date:    Thursday, November 24, 2016    With the storms that arrived recently bringing snow to the mountains of the Pacific Northwest the 2016-2017 winter season has begun.   Several resorts will open for the holiday weekend and more could be opening soon.  Here is a […]

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Posted December 11, 2015

Who’s Open December 11th

Contact:   John Gifford, President, 877-533-5520 Release Date:    Friday, December 11, 2015 La Conner, WA – Recent storms has brought more snow to the mountains of the Pacific Northwest.   Resorts already open are adding more lifts and terrain plus additional resorts are opening for the for the 2015-2016 winter season.  The season is off to […]

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Posted December 5, 2015

Who’s Open: Updated December 5, 2015

 Storms mean more resorts opening and additional terrain for skiing and snowboarding enthusiasts. Contact:               John Gifford, President, 877-533-5520 Release Date:    Saturday, December 5, 2015 La Conner, WA – The storms keep bringing snow to the mountains of the Pacific Northwest.   Resorts already open are adding more lifts and terrain plus additional resorts are opening for […]

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