Rock Stars & Free Spirits

Fun races = fun times

For the past 8 years, Telepalooza has been one weekend at Alyeska Resort that is not to be missed!  A true festival packed with fun for the whole family kicks off this weekend with the North Face Vertical Challenge on Friday! Then rock out like you’ve never rocked before with live …Read More

Posted by —February 22nd, 2011

Who is Shannon McNally?

shannon_mcnally_guitar

Shannon McNally comes to Alaska with Western Ballad, her new album officially releasing March 22, 2011. It’s title track was written by THE Alan Ginsberg. McNally, who co-wrote most of the remaining songs with producer and longtime collaborator Mark Bingham, characterizes the record as “psychedelic Americana”. “In the beginning I didn’t know where we were …Read More

Posted by —February 18th, 2011

Helo One

Patroller Scott Pattison waiting with Fundy as Brian McGorry loads Helo 1.

You may have noticed the AST’s Helo One flying around the resort yesterday. Patrol teamed up with Alaska State Troopers for some helicopter training. Pilot Mel Nading briefed us on the way he needs thing done around the helicopter. After briefing, we put the dogs in the ship. Once the …Read More

Posted by —February 16th, 2011

Outer Area Stoke

Cloud cover over Girdwood

Recent snow storms have left the outer areas with a nice amount of new snow. With over a foot of new snow this week riding has been great off of High T, and the upper parts of North Face. We got out there Thursday and Friday of this week. Everything …Read More

Posted by —February 13th, 2011

5 Inches of Fun

Last night is snowed 3 to 5 inches on the mountain. The new snow allowed conditions to soften up a bit, so we were at it bright and early this morning attacking the mountain top to bottom. Visibility was good for a majority of the day. On trail is skiing …Read More

Posted by —February 4th, 2011