Archive for ‘Mountain News’

Night Skiing Is Where It’s At

Night skiing at Alyeska is one of my favorite childhood memories. There was just something about skiing under the lights with my friends that bore with it no pressure to get more turns, no competition with other skiers for first tracks, no stress of choosing just the right run or …Read More

Posted by —February 13th, 2012

Today is a Good Day

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Good afternoon skiers and riders. I am writing to you from the GLX. Snow is coming down hard and fast, refills are happening, and the snow is getting deeper by the minute. It’s a Friday afternoon, it’s basically the weekend. Now would be a good time to wrap up those …Read More

Posted by —February 10th, 2012

Gettin Shacked at Alyeska

Friday, February 3, 2012 turned out to be one of those days the locals will be talking about forever, a day all subsequent powder days will be compared to. Days like that are what we live for. Skier Jason Scheben captured some of the magic for us…

Posted by —February 7th, 2012

Dream Factory is Dreaming of an AK Winter!

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 The Alyeska Resort Mountain Host job has it’s perks and documenting the Photo of the Day and other related photo media is one of them. Currently we are being blessed by a winter that is making national news and the secret is out. Teton Gravity Research (TGR) rolled into town with 4 …Read More

Posted by —January 28th, 2012

Don’t Miss Out! The Skiing in Alaska is Great Right Now

Alaska bluebird day sunset

The line I’ve heard most often from people in the outdoors industry this year is “You Alaskans are hogging all the snow!” And yes, yes we are. “Let us have some!” they say. We’re not about to give it away, but I tell them that we’re happy to share, just …Read More

Posted by —January 26th, 2012