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Utah

Alterra Mountain Co. to buy Solitude Resort

Alterra Mountain Co. will soon boast ownership of 13 year-round mountain destinations. On Wednesday, the company announced it will buy Solitude Mountain Resort in Utah, a popular Big Cottonwood resort...

Alterra Mountain Co. will soon boast ownership of 13 year-round mountain destinations. On Wednesday, the company announc...

Top 2018 spring events at North American ski resorts

Winter isn't over, yet, but our second-favorite season is just around the corner. Soon, it will be time to slather on the Zinka, break out the retro ski gear and celebrate Spring!From your hometo...

Winter isn't over, yet, but our second-favorite season is just around the corner. Soon, it will be time to slather on th...

Deer Valley to be acquired by Aspen Skiing Co. owner and KSL

Yesterday, the ski industry's newly formed heavy weight, i.e. the entity controlled by affiliates of KSL Capital Partners, LLC and Henry Crown and Company—who owns the Aspen Skiing Company—announc...

Yesterday, the ski industry's newly formed heavy weight, i.e. the entity controlled by affiliates of KSL Capital Partner...

5 days in Park City: a first-timer’s guide

Photo: Dan Campbell/Vail Resorts The recent merging of Park City Mountain Resort and Canyons Ski Resort has created the largest ski area in the United States, offering skiers and riders a stagge...

Photo: Dan Campbell/Vail Resorts The recent merging of Park City Mountain Resort and Canyons Ski Resort has create...

4/6/17: Where is it snowing?

Spring storms are spanning across the North American continent right now. Two large storm systems will affect both coasts over the weekend, one will bring heavy, wet snow to many Western resorts and t...

Spring storms are spanning across the North American continent right now. Two large storm systems will affect both coast...

Spring snow storm takes aim at Utah and Colorado

According to Opensnow.com, Utah resorts, specifically the Cottonwood resorts of Alta, Snowbird, Solitude and Brighton, are in the midst of a big spring snowfall. Snowbird has already received 13 inche...

According to Opensnow.com, Utah resorts, specifically the Cottonwood resorts of Alta, Snowbird, Solitude and Brighton, a...

Snow expected to return to Sierras + Rockies this week

The Western U.S., particularly the Rockies, have been in a bit of a snow slump the past couple weeks. For sun worshipers and fans of spring skiing, this has been a boon, but it looks like the warm, su...

The Western U.S., particularly the Rockies, have been in a bit of a snow slump the past couple weeks. For sun worshipers...

1/24/17: Where is it snowing in the Western U.S.?

Yet another bountiful storm system has blessed the West! California, Colorado, Wyoming and Utah skiers and riders are enjoying deep days. So deep, in fact, that many California and Utah resorts have h...

Yet another bountiful storm system has blessed the West! California, Colorado, Wyoming and Utah skiers and riders are en...

1/11/2017: Where is it snowing in the U.S.?

Over the past week, winter storms have been pounding the Western U.S., resulting in snorkel-worthy powder for lucky skiers and snowboarders and even a few resort closures.California came out as t...

Over the past week, winter storms have been pounding the Western U.S., resulting in snorkel-worthy powder for lucky skie...

Where will it snow in 2017?

Originally posted by Sally Francklyn for Mountain ReservationsDespite initial uncertainty, this winter's snowfall patterns have already indicated that we're in the midst of a La Niña year. This ...

Originally posted by Sally Francklyn for Mountain ReservationsDespite initial uncertainty, this winter's snowfall p...

12/14/2016: Where is it snowing?

Storms last week across much of the Western U.S. and British Columbia made for some awesome powder days and with more storm clouds rolling in, the fun is just beginning. According to OpenSnow, many ...

Storms last week across much of the Western U.S. and British Columbia made for some awesome powder days and with more ...

12/7/2016: Where is it snowing?

Although some resorts started this season off a little slow, Mother Nature is making up for it! Fresh snow continues to accumulate at resorts across North America, encouraging downhill enthusiasts ev...

Although some resorts started this season off a little slow, Mother Nature is making up for it! Fresh snow continues to...