July 2022

10 Under 30

This year's class of 20-somethings are adept problem solvers, team players, and emerging leaders at their resorts.

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10 Under 30
July 2022

10 Under 30

This year's class of 20-somethings are adept problem solvers, team players, and emerging leaders at their resorts.
July 5, 2022
Snow King's new eight-passenger gondola from Leitner-Poma of America replaced an aging double.
July 2022

Going All In

Snow King Mountain and Sundance Resort have made hugh investments in nearly every aspect of their operations in order to secure their long-term success...
July 5, 2022
The all-female build crew, including author Marsha Hovey (third from right), at Take the Rake—a women's terrain park meet-up at Trollhaugen, Wis., in 2021.
July 2022

We Need Women in Operations

Female mountain ops pros are breaking into the boys' club. Here's why our industry will be better off with more women in the field.
July 5, 2022
It's in the Book
July 2022

It's in the Book

Considerations for your resort's emergency operations plans, who should  be trained to execute them, and why they should not be collecting dust on the...
July 5, 2022
Construction Site :: July 2022
July 2022

Construction Site :: July 2022

Major projects are underway at resorts across North America, all designed to improve and enhance the guest experience.
July 5, 2022
 Winter rendering of SkyBridge Michigan, which will be a four-season attraction.
July 2022

Elevated Fun for All

A few recent and in-progress installations of open access and ADA-compliant at-height attractions that aim to offer adventure for everyone.
July 5, 2022
Report Incidents Properly
July 2022

Report Incidents Properly

An important refresher on incident reporting best practices.
July 5, 2022
Insider Trading
July 2022

Insider Trading

Mentoring programs help ski industry up-and-comers and veterans trade expertise and experience.
July 5, 2022
New Products :: July 2022
July 2022

New Products :: July 2022

A variety of new items for ski area operators to consider. 
July 5, 2022
Strength by Association
July 2022

Strength by Association

Regional and state ski area associations have evolved their roles amid changing times, finding new strengths.
July 5, 2022
Mountain Spy :: July 2022
July 2022

Mountain Spy :: July 2022

THE QUESTION: “WILL MY 80-YEAR-OLD GRANDPARENTS BE ABLE TO DO YOUR SCENIC LIFT RIDE?”
July 5, 2022
The Voice of Our Guests
July 2022

The Voice of Our Guests

A deeper dive into the guest experience feedback from winter 2021-22.
July 5, 2022
On the Road :: July 2022
July 2022

On the Road :: July 2022

Images from a busy spring of in-person events.
July 5, 2022
News and Views :: July 2022
July 2022

News and Views :: July 2022

 Apres-SKI, waivers under attck, people news, awards, and more.
July 5, 2022