More Articles by Alyeska Resort

ALYESKA OVER THE HOLIDAYS: A LAND OF EXTREMES

The holidays took me home. A four hour plane ride from Seattle, WA and a quick 30 minute drive down one of the most impressive roads in America and I was skiing Alyeska, Alaska’s premier mountain resort. Tucked away in the infamous Chugach Mountains and sprawling into the Turnagain Arm …Read More

January 5th, 2013 in Mountain News

Chair 6 to open January 5, 2013

Chair 6 Opening Day! Chair 6 is scheduled to open for the 2012/2013 season tomorrow, January 5 at 10:30 am. This opening is weather dependent, so make sure to check the snow report or call the SKI-SNOW hotline (907-754-7669) in the morning to confirm. See you on the slopes in …Read More

January 5th, 2013 in Mountain News

A message to all Alyeska skiers & riders

This year our October, November, and early December weather pattern left us with a blanket of sugary, faceted snow on the entire mountain.  In addition, several wind events during this time created hard slab conditions on top of the sugary, faceted snow in many of our avalanche starting zones.  On …Read More

January 4th, 2013 in Mountain News

2013 Powder Awards

There is a lot of footage from Alyeska, Girdwood and Alaska plastered all through the 2013 Powder Awards! Check out the sites below for more information on nominees and how you can vote for your favorite ski moments of the year. SAN CLEMENTE, Calif. (January 3, 2013) – With just …Read More

January 3rd, 2013 in Mountain News

AK Holidays

Happy holidays! It has been a bit of a slow start, snow pack wise, here in the Chugach. However, Santa sure did what he could to help us with that! Alyeska has seen over 100 inches of snow in the past week. Though this obviously launched the avalanche danger to …Read More

December 31st, 2012 in Mountain News