Ellen Galbraith will start the job in June, with help from the ski area’s interim manager Tom Fortune.
Interview: After a rough season start, Tom Fortune wants to make the rest of the winter worthwhile for skiers.
The ski resort’s new manager says he’s working to address frustrations about lines and closures.
The state Department of Transportation doesn’t expect U.S. 2 at Stevens Pass to open before Tuesday. Snow slides have created piles up… Continue reading
Skiers, snowboarders and employees blame owner Vail Resorts for a “dysfunctional” season. Management cites industry-wide issues.
Her body was found along a remote stretch of U.S. 2, east of Stevens Pass. Her car was found near Snohomish.
The woman was found dead alongside U.S. 2 on Sept. 7. The case is being investigated as a homicide.
Our reporter hit the slopes to find out how the resort’s virus precautions work in practice.
Pass holders opened the season on Friday. The general public is welcome on Tuesday — reservations only.
But despite capacity restrictions, the resort expects most skiers and boarders will get a lift ticket.
The ski resort will require reservations, face coverings and physical distancing on the mountain.
The resort has been closed since March, when it shut down ski slopes over COVID-19 concerns.
The 1910 avalanche remains the deadliest in U.S. history.
Subfreezing temperatures will continue Monday and Tuesday, and more snow might be on the way.
Upgrades boost the capacity of the hill and offer more runs for beginner and intermediate shredders.
After a two-week delay, the Daisy, Skyline Express and Brooks Express lifts open at 9 a.m. Wednesday
On Wednesday, the resort needed another few feet of snow to open. Flurries are expected this week.
No flurries are forecast in the lowlands, but nights have been colder with temperatures in the 30s.
Garbage emerges when the snow melts. Volunteers also found beer, jeans and a 20-year-old pass.
Widely known for its winter wonderland, summer at Stevens Pass offers other opportunities.