Meet Monty – The Newest Member of the Alyeska Ski Patrol

Meet Monty, the newest member of the Alyeska Ski Patrol. This 10 week old Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever is already in training to become an avalanche search and rescue dog to work along side Alyeska Resort Ski Patrol and Alaska State Troopers search and rescue team. Monty will be …Read More

Posted by —August 23rd, 2013

Mongol Rally – Week 3: Russia & Beyond

I’m Chase, and I have spent the past three winters working at the Hotel Alyeska and snowboarding all over the mountain.  This summer I’m reporting from the road as my girlfriend and I participate in the Mongol Rally, driving a 1.1-liter Fiat Panda from England to Mongolia to raise money …Read More

Posted by —August 21st, 2013

Dog Days of Summer

The ski patrol dogs have a seasonal job, winter comes in fast and they work hard day in and day out to help keep the slopes safe for guests visiting Alyeska Resort. The dogs are always on property to back up the patrol as they conduct avalanche mitigation work, in …Read More

Posted by —August 16th, 2013

Where in the world is Chase Berenson?

In case you missed our first post, I’m Chase; I have spent the past three winters working at the Hotel Alyeska and snowboarding all the time.  This summer my girlfriend Charla and I are driving a 1.1-liter Fiat Panda from England to Mongolia to raise money for charity in the …Read More

Posted by —August 15th, 2013

Go Climb The North Face!

One of the steepest hikes I’ve ever been on is The North Face. This 2.2 mile trail gains 2,000 vertical feet which may not sound like much to some, but from the first pitch to the switch-backs climbers of all fitness and ability levels will find this trail challenging and …Read More

Posted by —August 14th, 2013