News Releases

Posted December 30, 2013

Skiing and Riding during the Holidays

Contact:               John Gifford, President, 877-533-5520 Release Date:    Monday, December 30, 2013, for immediate release. La Conner, WA – The holidays are a wonderful time for adding to family memories with a ski trip to a close-by Pacific Northwest resort.  The mountains are a winter wonderland with 22 resorts offering skiing and snowboarding on a daily […]

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Posted December 10, 2013

Timberline Lodge Recognized as Sustainability Champion by Historic Hotels of America

Timberline Lodge was recently awarded the 2013 “Sustainability Champion Award” by Historic Hotels of America. Timberline Lodge was recognized for their “best practices” in the areas of collaborative environmental stewardship and historic preservation, outreach involving guests in sustainability initiatives, and for their recent partnering and sustainability certification work with Sustainable Travel International, Travel Oregon Forever, […]

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Posted December 6, 2013

What’s Open in the Pacific Northwest – December 6th 2013 Update

What’s Open in the Pacific Northwest – December 6th 2013 Update Contact:  John Gifford, President, 877-533-5520 Release Date:  Friday, December 6, 2013, for immediate release. La Conner, WA – The 2013-2014 winter season is happening in the Pacific Northwest with many resorts having begun operation prior to the Thanksgiving Holiday.  With the recent snow storms […]

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Posted December 3, 2013

Eaglecrest Joins the Final Four in Ski Town Throwdown

Jeffra Clough 907-790-2000 x219  Eaglecrest Joins the Final Four  Juneau, AK, Dec. 3, 13– It started with 64 ski areas across North America, today Eaglecrest Ski Area is in the Final Four of Powder Magazine’s Ski Town Throwdown. “This has been an amazing display of Juneau community pride,” says Sarah Cannard, Eaglecrest Marketing & […]

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Eaglecrest Opening Day Dec. 7

Contact: Jeffra Clough 907-790-2000 x219 Eaglecrest Opening Day Dec. 7  Juneau, AK, Dec. 3, 13 – A flurry of activity is taking Eaglecrest Ski Area by storm in preparation for the limited Opening Day on Dec. 7. Eaglecrest announced that Porcupine Chair will run from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. to service the Muskeg […]

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Posted November 27, 2013

What’s Open for the Thanksgiving Holiday Weekend in the Northwest

La Conner, WA – The 2013-2014 winter season in the Pacific Northwest has begun with many resorts offering skiing and snowboarding opportunities for the Thanksgiving Holiday weekend.  The weekend weather forecast is showing a possibility of snow in the mountains.  Good news for all skiers and snowboarders.   Here is a rundown of what is open: […]

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Posted November 21, 2013

What’s Opening This Week in the Northwest – November 22-24, 2013

Contact:  John Gifford, President, 877-533-5520 Release Date:   Thursday, November 21, 2013, for immediate release. La Conner, WA – The 2013-2014 winter season in the Pacific Northwest has begun thanks to the storms that arrived within the last week bringing snow to the mountains.  Several resorts have opened in the last week and more are […]

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Posted October 14, 2013

Timberline to open the Palmer Chairlift this Friday continuing the longest ski season in North America!

Press Contact: Jon Tullis, Public Affairs Director 503-272-3134 Tuesday, October 8, 2013 Recent storms have dumped over 2 feet of great early season snow above Timberline, giving us enough coverage to fire up the lifts and get the season started! We are planning to operate two lifts Friday, Saturday and Sundays, from 9am to 3pm, […]

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Mt. Spokane Terrain Expansion Status

October 8, 2013 Brad McQuarrie / General Manager – 509.951.4877 Kristin Whitaker / Marketing Manager – 509.951.7192 I want to thank everyone for your calls and letters of support for the expansion of the backside of Mt. Spokane!   It is gratifying to know that there continues to be strong and far reaching support for a […]

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Posted September 20, 2013

What’s New in 2013/2014 at your Pacific Northwest Ski Areas

The Northwest enjoyed another great winter season last year with plentiful snow. During the pre-season, resort work crews have been busy with chairlift installations, building out bike parks, and significant enhancements to guest service buildings.  As is the case each fall, all ski area operators are ‘tuning up’ ski lifts, day lodges, parking facilities, and […]

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