More Articles by Alyeska Resort

300′ long, 55′ wide, 18′ walls

T-minus 14 hours! The park crew has been working non-stop all week. They are driving multiple cats and moving snow like mad. We are anticipating a noon opening of the new Alyeska Pipeline Superpipe, come out early and check it out. The first-ever Alyeska Pipeline Masters comp is this Saturday …Read More

January 16th, 2010 in Mountain News

Garaj Mahal in AK

There’s no reason to stop celebrating the new year! Let Garaj Mahal be the hair of your dog. This Friday & Saturday (1/8 & 1/9) live at the Sitzmark is Garaj Mahal – four guys who deliver serious “shut-up-and-listen” grooves.  Their site says they are “a convergence of jazz-style improvisation, mystical Middle-Eastern atmospheres, …Read More

January 4th, 2010 in Mountain News

Word from Patrol

Phewww, the holi-daze are behind us. We had some “exciting” weather at the beginning of the holiday break and some big crowds, too. Snow Safety opted to close most of the outer areas because snow conditions didn’t meet our criteria for safe rescue responses.  Thanks for making our jobs easier …Read More

January 3rd, 2010 in Mountain News

Alyeska Inverted

Colorado-based filmmaker Ben Sturgulewski returns home to Southcentral Alaska to spend a winter at Alyeska. A slight perfectionist with mad skills behind the camera and editing deck, Ben is capturing his winter away on film so you can live vicariously. His first video celebrates the upside-down reality of the Chugach …Read More

December 27th, 2009 in Mountain News

Discover and Explore

It’s well-known in the sports industry that the earlier you start participating the more likely you’ll become a lifer. Skiing and snowboarding is no different. Fall in love with powder early and you’re hooked forever! You see great companies like Burton® invest in programs like their Learn-to-Ride where beginner riders …Read More

December 19th, 2009 in Mountain News