Ski Washington

December 23, 2013

Stevens Pass Celebrates Grand Opening Of New Jupiter Express Chair

New High-Speed Quad and Mill Valley Terrain Opens For Season LEAVENWORTH, WASH. (December 21, 2013) – Stevens Pass Mountain Resort opened its new high-speed Jupiter Express chairlift and the Mill Valley backside terrain today. The new chair’s opening caps more …

December 19, 2013

Share The Snow – Bring a Friend Program

Wouldn’t it be fun to get your non-skiing and riding friends to spend time with you on the snow? How about family members who have said they’d like to learn, but just haven’t gotten around to it yet. Bring a …

December 10, 2013

December 2013 Resort Events

Women’s Avalanche Safety Clinics at Crystal (December 14) and Stevens (December 15)  S.A.F.E. A.S. clinics (Skiers Advocating and Fostering Education for Avalanche and Snow Safety) were started by Elyse Saugstad, Jackie Paaso, Lel Tone, Michelle Parker, Ingrid Backstrom, and Sherry McConkey. With the …

December 6, 2013

What’s Open in Washington – December 6th 2013 Update

The 2013-2014 winter season is on in Washington with many resorts having begun operation prior to the Thanksgiving Holiday. With the recent snow storms to pass through the region and ensuing cold weather more resorts have announced opening day and …

November 27, 2013

What’s Open for the Thanksgiving Holiday Weekend in the Northwest

The 2013-2014 winter season in Washington State has begun with many resorts offering skiing and snowboarding opportunities for the Thanksgiving Holiday weekend.  The weekend weather forecast is showing a possibility of snow in the mountains.  Good news for all skiers …

November 1, 2013

Share the Love … Ski & Ride License Plates

Love everything snow-related? We know we do! Whether you’re a skier or a boarder, from beginner to expert … the love for mountains runs deep in your heart. Tell the rest of the world just how deep your love is …

March 8, 2013

Why Do We Ski?

Thanks to the awesome folks at OnTheSnow for this: “THIS IS WHY WE SKI!”

February 13, 2013

Visualizing the Speed of Winter Sports

Did you know that  a year from now, the 2014 Olympic Winter Games will begin? Just for fun, here’s a terrific infographic to help visualize the speed at which many of our Olympic athletes actually travel, compared to a car traveling …

December 13, 2012

2012-2013 Season Starts Off With a Bang!

Are you ready for another season? Boy, we are! If you haven’t been out on the snow yet – get out there! With several recent dumps of snow, the majority of resort in Washington are open You can get daily conditions …

April 6, 2012

Bluewood Bash 2012

If you’ve never experienced Washington’s majesty beyond the Eastern slopes of the Cascade Range, let me be the first one to tell you how vastly different it is from Western Washington. I grew up there, in fact. Massive evergreens are replaced with …