More Articles by Patrol

Winding Down

Well, the 2011/2012 ski season is winding down. Sure was a great season! Don’t really know many places that see 962″ of snow—or how about  96″ in May? In addition to snow in May, we’ve had some sun too. You can’t beat the view from the top when it’s clear. I think …Read More

May 21st, 2012 in Mountain News

Congratulations Mik and Zooka!

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In November this season, Mik Jedlicka took over the training and handling of Zooka—Alyeska Resort’s first official avalanche search dog. Since Mik was a new handler, she needed to prove her skills and competency in order to become an “operational team” with Zooka. They tested on February 5th and on February 28th Mik and Zooka …Read More

March 27th, 2012 in Mountain News

A Season to Remember!!

Until the next storm...

There have been quite a few early morning BOOMS and windows rattling this season! It will no doubt be one to remember! Alyeska has received more dry powder storms this season than many locals can remember. This past month, I had the best 2 ski days EVER! I have heard similar …Read More

February 25th, 2012 in Mountain News

Soaring to new levels of dog-bauchery!

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Well we’ve had 364 days to get ready for the 3rd annual Ski Patrol Benefit Auction and you’ve had 364 days to prepare for a pre-opening powder skiing extravaganza with your patroller of choice! The costumes have morphed into their final stages and the music set list has been printed. …Read More

January 20th, 2012 in Mountain News

Got Snow? We do!!

Alyeska Ski Patrollers Benefits

Hope everyone is having a Happy New Year!  If you are a snow junkie, you probably are… We hit the ground running full speed ahead this season and it doesn’t seem to be slowing down! With over 329 inches of snow since November 1st (420″ since October 1), Alyeska Ski Patrollers’ have …Read More

January 16th, 2012 in Mountain News