Stevens Pass Mountain Resort has purchased a snow maker for use in the base area.
Date: 11/24/2015 | Explore NW
Mount Baker Ski Area will open for the season on Thursday.
Date: 11/18/2015 | Explore NW
Stevens Pass resort to replace 2 chair lifts and add trails, skill parks
Date: 10/24/2015 | Local News
BEND, Ore. — The Oregon Court of Appeals has ruled that a lawsuit filed by a man injured at a ski area in central Oregon can move forward.
Date: 09/11/2015 | Northwest
Why backcountry skiers go the distance, even in a dry summer
Date: 08/30/2015 | Explore NW
SALEM, Ore. — Ski areas are asking the Oregon Legislature for enhanced protection from lawsuits after the state Supreme Court invalidated the broad liability waivers often printed on the back of lift tickets.
Date: 03/30/2015 | Northwest
BEND, Ore. — Officials at the Mount Bachelor ski area say an unspecified “component failure” caused an empty chair to fall off its cable.
Date: 03/30/2015 | Northwest
Check out options for outdoors fun all around the Northwest
Date: 03/29/2015 | Explore NW
KETCHUM, Idaho — Sun Valley is a bit of a trip, but it's gorgeous in the spring.Maybe you think it's not worth the hassle of traveling, but you may want to reconsider, especially if you're still hankering to do some skiing.But that's not the only thing Sun...
Date: 03/29/2015 | Life
STEVENS PASS — A lack of snow in the mountains has led the Stevens Pass ski area to suspend operations.
Date: 03/14/2015 | Local News
BOZEMAN, Montana — Ice crystals peppered my face as I peered down the steep. Wind gusts lifted plumes of snow off the mountainside that lingered in front of me like smoke. I stood at 11,166 feet, strapped to my snowboard atop Lone Peak at Montana's Big Sky Resort. Below me lay a...
Date: 02/28/2015 | Life
PORTLAND, Ore. — A skier and mountaineer from Oregon died Friday after he was buried in an avalanche on the Italian side of Mont Blanc, the highest peak in western Europe, his sister said.
Date: 01/26/2015 | Northwest
WENATCHEE — The Chelan County sheriff says a 17-year-old boy has been fatally injured in a skiing accident at the Mission Ridge ski area.
Date: 01/23/2015 | Northwest
PORTLAND, Ore. — An expert 19-year-old skier from The Dalles, Oregon, is out of a coma and improving after a New Year’s Eve skiing accident on Mount Hood.
Date: 01/17/2015 | Northwest
Stevens Pass ski area has closed operations temporarily. The area has received 3 inches of rain since Sunday evening, and it's still raining.
Date: 01/05/2015 | Explore NW
STEVENS PASS — Skiers and snowboarders were making turns on the mountain for Saturday’s limited opening at Stevens Pass.
Date: 12/20/2014 | Local News
ANCHORAGE, Alaska — A week before Christmas, Alaska's largest city should look like a postcard wonderland, and the last place you'd expect to see equipment making snow."We want Santa to bring snow, soon," Terry Goodwin said as she hit a ski trail in...
Date: 12/20/2014 | Nation & World
SALEM, Ore. — The Oregon Supreme Court ruled Thursday a ski resort’s broad liability waiver cannot prevent a paralyzed snowboarder from suing.
Date: 12/18/2014 | Northwest
If you ski or snowboard, a helmet could save your life in the case of a bad crash.
Date: 12/16/2014 | Explore NW
IDAHO FALLS, Idaho — A warm and dry Idaho winter might be on the way, weather experts say.That means some state water managers will be turning to the decades-old technology of cloud seeding to squeeze every last snowflake out of the storms that do appear.
Date: 12/06/2014 | Northwest