July 2019

10 Under 30 :: 2019

We highlight a diverse group of smart young resort employees who are making a difference as they prepare for bigger roles in the future.

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10 Under 30 :: 2019
July 2019

10 Under 30 :: 2019

We highlight a diverse group of smart young resort employees who are making a difference as they prepare for bigger roles in the future.
July 2, 2019
News & Views :: July 2019
July 2019

News & Views :: July 2019

Kid lift safety, Epic opinion,Heads-Up, personnel and supplier doings.
July 3, 2019
Idea Files :: July 2019
July 2019

Idea Files :: July 2019

Creating a portable stop gate, carriage travel switch, and sun shade.
July 3, 2019
Mountain Spy :: July 2019
July 2019

Mountain Spy :: July 2019

SAM's sister publication asks, 'How do I know your aerial adventure course is safe?"
July 3, 2019
Centrifugal compressors are typically 15 percent more efficient on a CFM per horsepower basis, consume half the space, and have no oil carryover.
July 2019

Pumps and Compressors

It may be time to rethink this essential infrastructure in response to changes in snowmaking technology or a desire to maximiz energy efficiency.
July 3, 2019
Retaining Your Best People
July 2019

Retaining Your Best People

Tips for creating a sticky workplace culture.
July 3, 2019
Sommet Saint-Sauveur in Quebec opened its waterpark on June 8, while the resort was still running winter—er, on-snow—operations.
July 2019

Four-Season Stress

Operating year-round has many benefits, but also comes with staffing challenges.
July 3, 2019
On The Road :: July 2019
July 2019

On The Road :: July 2019

A whirlwind tour of spring conferences and events.
July 3, 2019
Andrew Snow at Hotham Resort in Australia during the low-snow year of 2006.
July 2019

A Career Chasing Winter

Ever wonder what life's like for industry folks who work on snow year-round, often spanning the Northern and Southern Hemispheres? We did, too.
July 3, 2019
Construction Site
July 2019

Construction Site

As the summer season begins, resorts are building and opening a variety of four-season venues and activities.
July 3, 2019
SAM Summit Series 2019—Part 4: Risk Management
July 2019

SAM Summit Series 2019—Part 4: Risk Management

Three mentors answer tough questions, posed by a group of inquiring young managers, about handling thorny issues around risk.
July 3, 2019
Clockwise startiGroup ride at Big Sky, Mont.; kids rule at Silver Mountain, Idaho; downhill at Killington, Vt.; podium at a women's enduro race at Silver.
July 2019

All Downhill From Here

Mountain biking's second wave continues to build as resorts develop and refine trail systems and skills parks.
July 2, 2019
The Theodolite app can capture a great deal of information in one image.
July 2019

Incident Investigation Goes High Tech

A variety of useful gear, apps, and software can add to the risk management toolbox.
July 2, 2019