Archive for ‘Mountain News’

Happy Thanksgiving from your friends at Alyeska Resort!

Thursday, November 28 is going to be a busy day at Alyeska. Not only is it OPENING DAY for the ski resort, but lots of people also choose to skip the kitchen stress and celebrate their Thanksgiving holiday with us. The Pond Café Thanksgiving Buffet is sold out for all …Read More

Posted by —November 27th, 2013

Alyeska’s Elyse Saugstad nominated for “Best Female Performance”

I am writing to you because I wanted to pass along the great news that I have been nominated once again for Powder Video Awards’s “Best Female Performance”.  I am thrilled and honored to receive this nomination, once again it is a strong group of ladies vying for the award. …Read More

Posted by —November 22nd, 2013

Glacier Bowl Express

The lift that transports skiers and riders to the upper mountain for seemingly endless POW turns, face shots and the most incredible view in skiing will be forever known by locals as Chair 6. But let’s face it; you would never name your sweet new car after your old car …Read More

Posted by —October 22nd, 2013

Meet Kilő – The Newest Member of Alyeska Ski Patrol

Kilő – When translated from Hungarian to English means to fire or to explode with energy. Once you meet Kilő you will find that the name is very fitting. This little guy is packed full of energy and given the high intelligence level of the breed he will make for …Read More

Posted by —October 10th, 2013

Oktoberfest 2013

This past weekend kicked off our annual Oktoberfest celebration at the Daylodge in Girdwood, AK. Despite Girdwood’s massive distance from Germany the mountain town comes out in masses to celebrate with live music, great Bavarian food and of course BEER! Alyeska Chef Jason Porter has created an outstanding menu featuring …Read More

Posted by —October 8th, 2013