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Nick's Notes – November 2017

By | November 7, 2017 | 0 Comments

We’re over half way done with our series of Town Halls and Think Tanks, making eleven stops in eight different cities across the country and one stop in Canada. These have been incredibly rewarding opportunities to meet with members and stakeholders in their home regions and better understand what the most pressing priorities are for […]

The Top 8 Ways to Add Culture to a Colorado Ski Vacation

By | November 3, 2017 | 0 Comments

Crushing the slopes is obviously what you imagine when a winter trip to Colorado is on the books. But some of the great state’s 27 renowned ski areas, resorts and mountain towns also offer unexpected fine art and cultural experiences to add a little flair to the traditional ski trip, whether you’re there for work […]

Mountain High Prepares for the 2017-18 Season with its Lowest Season Pass Price of the Year

By | October 28, 2017 | 0 Comments

Mountain High, Southern California’s closest winter resort, is preparing for the upcoming 2017-18 season in many ways, including offering a “build-your-own” season pass product that is on sale until October 31 at the lowest price of the year. With nearly three times as much water available for snowmaking compared to last year, Mountain High expects […]

Beech Mountain Marks 50 Years Skiing on the Highest Elevation Slopes in Eastern U.S.

By | October 22, 2017 | 0 Comments

Beech Mountain Resort had a new vision for Southern skiing when it debuted in the winter of 1967-68. It was the only North Carolina resort built around an alpine village, and remains that way today. It is now celebrating 50 years of skiing on the highest elevation slopes in eastern America. “Skiing in the South […]

Eastern Rep Groups Complete Their Merger

By | September 13, 2017 | 0 Comments

It is common knowledge that over the past several years, the Eastern Outdoor Reps Association and New England Sports Reps have studied the pros and cons of merging both organizations into a new entity, and in January 2017, both memberships voted to execute the merger. Last week on August 7, the bylaws for the new […]

Echo Mountain Joins Colorado Ski Country USA

By | August 31, 2017 | 0 Comments

Colorado Ski Country USA (CSCUSA) announced that Echo Mountain in Idaho Springs will join the association effective immediately as its 23rd member resort. Echo Mountain, which is only 50 minutes away from downtown Denver and offers night skiing six nights a week, becomes the 23rd member of CSCUSA. The ski area will join Colorado Ski Country […]