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  • Stowe Mountain Resort to Open for the 2004-2005 winter season on Friday, November 19


    STOWE, VT ??” Stowe Mountain Resort will open for the 2004-2005 winter season on Friday, November 19 at 8am. Stowe's initial snowmaking efforts have focused on the Lord and North Slope trails. Once open, guests are asked to refer to the daily snow report via or the Snow Phone, 253-3600, for the latest update on trail openings and conditions. Additional terrain will be opened ASAP.

  • Northeast Ski Areas Host Female-Only Learn To Ride Snowboarding Clinic


    LAGUNA BEACH, CA ??” Op Girls Learn To Ride (Op GLTR), the original series of girls-only action sports clinics in North America, will host a record number of snowboarding clinics for young women at mountain resorts throughout the U.S. and Canada, including four Northeast ski areas, during the 2004-2005 winter season.

    Op GLTR snowboarding clinics and camps, taught by top certified instructors, provide hands-on training with an emphasis...

  • Attitash Welcomes Two New Members to Marketing Team


    BARTLETT, NH ??” Along with the season's first snowflakes comes the arrival of two new members to the Attitash marketing team. Alex Kaufman, most recently of Killington, Vermont and Eric Fredrickson whose hometown is Andover, Massachusetts have both recently been added to Attitash's marketing roster.

    "The momentum is on our side heading into the winter season," said John Urdi, vice president of brand management for Attitash. "Guests may...

  • Loon to Open with Terrain Off the Kancamagus Quad; Not the Gondola


    LINCOLN, NH ??” Loon Mountain is now expecting to open with skiing and riding accessed by the Kancamagus Quad, rather than top-to-bottom terrain via the Gondola as originally reported. A single run is planned for opening day which is still scheduled for Saturday, November 20.

    According to Booth Creek Media Relations Manger Tim Lund, "We are actually close to opening top-to-bottom. The main issue has been our need to keep the access road...

  • Catamount Announces Free Skiing for 4th and 5th Graders


    SOUTH EGREMONT, MA ??” The Catamount Ski Resort in the Berkshires has created a special offer for families with kids in the 4th and 5th grades: free skiing on weekends and holidays.

    The "4s and 5s" club is an offshoot of the successful "Fourth Grade Passport" program offered by the Ski Areas of New York Association over the past several years. But while the Passport program was targeted exclusively at New York residents, the 4s and 5s c...

  • Lake Placid Cross Country Ski Pass on Sale for Verizon Sports Complex


    LAKE PLACID, NY ??” The cross country ski center at the Verizon Sports Complex is now offering season passes, special programs and events for cross country and snowshoe enthusiasts during the 2004-2005 winter season.

    The season pass allows the bearer to unlimited skiing and snowshoeing over the venue's 50-kilometers of groomed trails. Skiers of all abilities can cruise the trails that wander through the pristine forests using either cla...

  • Sugarloaf/USA Opens for 2004-05 Season On November 19


    CARRABASSETT VALLEY, ME ??” Sugarloaf/USA will welcome skiers and riders to the slopes on Friday, November 19 with some of the best opening day conditions in recent history. Extended consistent temperatures and nearly a foot of natural snow at higher elevations have resulted in mid-season-like conditions on several trails. Sluice, Upper and Lower Spillway, and Boardwalk have all received substantial snowmaking with base depths ranging from 12 to 48 in...

  • Prime Rate Investors, Inc. Closes Acquisition of Lake Placid, NY TV Station


    STOWE, VT ??” Prime Rate Investors, Inc. announced it has closed its acquisition of Lake Placid, NY's Adirondack TV-33. ADK TV-33 is an RSN broadcast affiliate and producer of Lake Placid's first and only live morning show "Adirondack Today" in addition to special events coverage and other productions targeting the millions of annual visitors to the Tri Lakes Region of New York's Adirondack Park.

    Lake Placid is the "Winter Sports Capito...

  • Whiteface Opening for Skiing and Riding Season November 20


    WILMINGTON, NY ??” The snow is being made around the clock and with natural snow already fallen, Whiteface is opening for the 2004-2005 skiing and riding season on Saturday, November 20, weather permitting.

    Whiteface will offer intermediate skiing and riding on Excelsior, Summit Express, Upper Valley and Lower Valley trails with lift service via the Cloudsplitter Gondola. Expected snow conditions are machine groomed packed powder with a...

  • Hunter Mountain and Telemet Present the Latitude 42?В° North Air Assault 2005


    HUNTER, NY ??” Latitude 42?° North is not only the geographic location of the famed Hunter Mountain, but it's also the place to be during President's Day weekend, Feb. 19 & 20, 2005. Telemet and Hunter Mountain present Latitude 42?° North Air Assault 2005 - a weekend packed with big air, rail jam and quarter pipe action, complete with competition, prizes, Pro exhibitions and entertainment to satisfy the likes of both freeskiers and riders.

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