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Jackson's Casper area became "ALL NEW - ALL BLUE" in 2013, great for intermediates.

For 2015-16, new trails and a new lift - "The Teton Lift" above their Apres Vous area.

For 2016-17 Jackson Hole added their 2nd gondola named the "Sweetwater Gondola" ...

Jackson closed on April 8 after a 2017-18 season of 502 inches of snow.


... Now open in Downtown Jackson - a new SpringHill Suites by Marriott, link here for Summer deals and great area activities.


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April brings Sun, snow and chilly Spring temps to ski towns. Check conditions and closing dates, link here, today,

SKI for FREE on APRIL 21 at LOOKOUT PASS, I-90, Montana Exit 0, at the Idaho border, see details here.
Late March/early April storms in both the East and West make for good Spring skiing.

Schweitzer Mountain in Sandpoint, ID closed April 15 after a snow-packed season of 141 ski days on 434 inches of snow.
Now check out
Schweitzer's 2018-19 pass deals and the many Summer events planned.
Sunday River, Maine - received big snow in March snow, check for current conditions.
Many VT resorts received more than four feet in March, check out
Okemo, and Mount Snow, both closing 4/22 and have early 2018-19 pass deals.
Tahoe's "Miracle March" brought almost ten feet of snow in 12 days making for great Spring Skiing with new snow April 16!.
On Tahoe's South Shore, visit Sierra-at-Tahoe
off Hwy 50, closed April 15; link for 2018-19 pass deals.
On Tahoe's North Shore, see Diamond Peak is also closed April 15 link for 2018-19 pass deals.
For Tahoe Lodging see "IN LAKE TAHOE" below.
Whistler-Blackcomb - closing dates for Whistler Mountain is April 22; Blackcomb Mountain closes May 21.
At Banff's Big 3 resorts - Norquay closed April 15; Lake Louise closes May 6; Sunshine Village closes Monday, May 21.
All resorts have had great snow all season and great U.S. dollar exchange rates.

IN THE NORTHEAST and THE POCONOS
New England dug out from March 3-4 Nor'easter, then March 7-8, then March 11-12, and March 22 brought another storm with up to four feet of new snow!
For conditions, deals,
closing dates and Summer fun, also link to: Sunday River, Loon, Okemo, Mount Snow, and Pat's Peak. ...

The Pocono resorts are now preparing for Summer events - check for activities, link to Blue Mountain, Camelback, JFrost-B-Boulder, Shawnee
and the Pocono Mountain Vacation Bureau; plus Bear Creek and Elk Mountain in eastern PA ...


IN THE WEST ...
Jackson Hole, WY is closed after a season of 502 inches of snow and now prepare for Summer fun.
Schweitzer, ID closed April 15; Steamboat, CO closed April 15 and Crested Butte in Colo. is closed, opening for Summer in early June.

Snowbird, Alta, Brighton and Solitude in Utah have good snow and will stay open as long as possible into May or June. Get a "SKI CITY PASS" for great deals.
Link here to Mt. Bachelor, in Bend, OR, Winter and Spring fun continues to the end of May and more snow is always coming.


For great lodging throughout the West's best ski towns, log on to Wyndham Vacation Rentals.

IN LAKE TAHOE ...
Both the north and south shore ski areas of Lake Tahoe await your
Summer visit and early season pass discount.
On the South Shore, visit Sierra-at-Tahoe
off Hwy 50. On Tahoe's North Shore, see Diamond Peak. Both are open untl April 15.

Choose a hotel below and link to book your Summer Tahoe or Summer Mammoth Lakes fun trip today.
For lodging on Tahoe's South Shore link to Aston Lakeland Village, Beach Retreat & Lodge, Forest Suites Resort, and The Ridge Tahoe,
and, the beautiful, new Edgewood Tahoe Hotel.
For lodging on Tahoe's North Shore in Truckee, link to The Cedar House Sport Hotel, and Hampton Inn & Suites


Mammoth Lakes has great lodging deals. Link to these fine hotels and save:
Alpenhof, Austria Hof, Holiday Haus, Seasons 4 Condos,
plus Snowcreek Resort and the Westin Monache.

IN WESTERN CANADA ...
Link to
Banff-Lake Louise and Whistler-Blackcomb in Western Canada, they have spectacular scenery and endless skiing and lodging opportunities. Both are open into May.
For Best of Banff Lodging, click here. - For Whistler Lodging, click here.


Link here for a photo recap of many scenes and events from the Winter of 2017.


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East or West, find your ski town get-away. Click here for choices or use the direct links on this page. ...
Link here to our Great Resorts page to help find your favorite skiing fun. View, read, share links and info from our list of great U.S. and Canadian resorts.

Or click here to our Great Lodging page to find your best Winter lodging deals. View, read and share links for your great trip to the mountains.


SNOWFALL and CONDITIONS in the WEST WERE AVERAGE THEN "MIRACLE MARCH" BEGAN and SNOW DUMPED INTO TAHOE, MAMMOTH, UTAH and COLO.
JACKSON HOLE, WY; MT, BACHELOR; OR and SCHWEITZER MTN, ID, plus WHISTLER, B.C. and BANFF, AB IN CANADA HAD GREAT SNOW from DECEMBER ON.
For MANY MORE PHOTOS - with LINKS to the RESORTS - from the SPECTACULAR WINTER of 2017, CLICK HERE. - MORE PHOTOS FROM 2018 WILL BE POSTED SOON.

Breck Peak 6 Sign Thunderhead Lodge Alto to Snowbird, Utah JHMR Bridger Gondola Schweitzer Lakeview top
BRECKENRIDGE, CO (04-03-18) -
At 12,302 feet, the top of Peak 6, one of four peaks at Breck, provides a view from Lake Dillon on left to Keystone resort along the front range.
(SKIER NEWS photo - Dave Leonardi)

STEAMBOAT RESORT, CO (03-30-18) -
The Thunderhead Lodge and Gondola Station is the main starting point at Stemboat. From here, trails take skiers/riders to a huge variety of trails.
(SKIER NEWS photo - Dave Leonardi)

ALTA & SNOWBIRD, UT (03-27-18) -
The top of Alta's Sugarloaf Quad points skiers to in many drirections including the gate that allows guests to interchange to Snowbird resort.
(SKIER NEWS photo - Dave Leonardi)
JACKSON HOLE, WY (03-24-18) -
Snow falls as guests depart the top of the Bridger Gondola to either the mid-mountain Rendezvous Lodge or trails to the Casper or Thunder Lifts.
(SKIER NEWS photo - Dave Leonardi)
SCHWEITZER MOUNTAIN, ID (03-21-18) -
A signpost, for Jacks Dream at the top of the Lakeview Triple and the trails of the Schweitzer Bowl top left to lower right on the front side of the resort.
(SKIER NEWS photo - Lorie Leonardi)
)

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SNOWFALL and CONDITIONS in the WEST WERE AVERAGE THEN "MIRACLE MARCH" BEGAN and SNOW DUMPED INTO TAHOE, MAMMOTH, UTAH and COLO.
JACKSON HOLE, WY; MT, BACHELOR; OR and SCHWEITZER MTN, ID, plus WHISTLER, B.C. and BANFF, AB IN CANADA HAD GREAT SNOW from DECEMBER ON.
For MANY MORE PHOTOS - with LINKS to the RESORTS - from the SPECTACULAR WINTER of 2017, CLICK HERE. - MORE PHOTOS FROM 2018 WILL BE POSTED SOON.

Whitefish North Side Lake Louise Base Canadian Rockies Peak to Peak Base Glacier Creek - Blackcomb
WHITEFISH MOUNTAIN, MT (03-17-18) -
Pick your trail, moguls or groomed, on this new snow, sunny day on the North Side of Whitefish.
(SKIER NEWS photo - Dave Leonardi)

LAKE LOUISE, AB Canada (03-12-18) -
The base of Lake Louise Ski Resort is located in Banff Nat'l Park in the scenic Canadian Rockies.
(SKIER NEWS photo - Lorie Leonardi)

SUNSHINE VILLAGE, AB, Canada (03-11-18) -
The Canadian Rockies form the scenic backdrop for majestic views at Banff Nat'l Park's Sunshine Village.
(SKIER NEWS photo - Dave Leonardi)
WHISTLER MOUNTAIN, BC Canada (03-09-18)
A wooden bear stands guard along the Peak 2 Peak Gondola base at the Roundhouse mid-mountain lodge.
(SKIER NEWS photo - Lorie Leonardi)
BLACKCOMB MOUNTAIN, BC Canada (03-08-18)
A snow filled day at Blackcomb Mountain at the Glacier Express quad and mid-mountain lodge.
(SKIER NEWS photo - Dave Leonardi

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SNOWFALL and CONDITIONS in the WEST WERE AVERAGE THEN "MIRACLE MARCH" BEGAN and SNOW DUMPED INTO TAHOE, MAMMOTH, UTAH and COLO.
JACKSON HOLE, WY; MT, BACHELOR; OR and SCHWEITZER MTN, ID, plus WHISTLER, B.C. and BANFF, AB IN CANADA HAD GREAT SNOW from DECEMBER ON.
For MANY MORE PHOTOS - with LINKS to the RESORTS - from the SPECTACULAR WINTER of 2017, CLICK HERE. - MORE PHOTOS FROM 2018 WILL BE POSTED SOON.

Outback area of Bachelor Lake Tahoe-Alpine Lakeview Chair Donner Lake from Sugar Bowl Lower Main to Sierra Base NV side-Olympic Downhill
MT. BACHELOR, OR (03-05-18) -
Among the snow ghosts skiers pause along one of the many trails serviced by the Outback high speed quad. The Pine Marten lodge overlooks it all with spectacular views.
(SKIER NEWS photo - Dave Leonardi)

ALPINE MEADOWS, CA (02-28-18) -
The view of Lake Tahoe from the top of the Roundhouse Express Quad. Skiers and riders can choose from numerous blue trails or romp through the trees and moguls between the trails.
(SKIER NEWS photo - Dave Leonardi)

SUGAR BOWL, CA (02-27-18) -
The famous Donner Lake (center) as seen from the Lake View Trail at Sugar Bowl. This CA resort sits atop Donner Pass of of I-80 and from March 1 to 3 received five feet of new snow.
(SKIER NEWS photo - Lorie Leonardi)
SIERRA-at-TAHOE, CA (02-25-18) -
Seen from the Lower Main trail, the Main Base Area of Sierra-at-Tahoe is where the serious fun begins. Located off of Hwy 50, just south of Lake Tahoe, The resort is home to two recent Olympic Medalists.
(SKIER NEWS photo - Dave Leonardi)
HEAVENLY, CA/NV (02-24-18) -
Heavenly is located along Lake Tahoe in CA and extends into NV, Usually going unnoticed are the high desert views on the Nevada side, It is seen here from the Olympic Downhill Trail.
(SKIER NEWS photo - Lorie Leonardi)

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SNOWFALL and CONDITIONS in the WEST WERE AVERAGE THEN "MIRACLE MARCH" BEGAN and SNOW DUMPED INTO TAHOE, MAMMOTH, UTAH and COLO.
JACKSON HOLE, WY; MT, BACHELOR; OR and SCHWEITZER MTN, ID, plus WHISTLER, B.C. and BANFF, AB IN CANADA HAD GREAT SNOW from DECEMBER ON.
For MANY MORE PHOTOS - with LINKS to the RESORTS - from the SPECTACULAR WINTER of 2017, CLICK HERE. - MORE PHOTOS FROM 2018 WILL BE POSTED SOON.

Mammoth Upper Dry Creek Aspen Gondola along Copper Bowl Gywn's at Snowmass International in snow Okemo-Jackson Gore
MAMMOTH MOUNTAIN, CA (02--21-18)
Looking to the top of the Upper Dry Creek trail is the location of this photo. Tucked between two volcanic ridges this beautiful mogul field is accessed from the High Fives Quad.
(SKIER NEWS photo - Dave Leonardi

ASPEN, CO (02-18-18) -
The Aspen's Silver Queen Gondola rises above the Copper Bowl area along Gentlemen's Ridge and legendary Ridge of Bell trails for 3,267 vertical feet in 14 minutes.
(SKIER NEWS photo - Dave Leonardi)

SNOWMASS, CO (02-17-18) -
Gwyn's High Alpine restaurant sits among the evergreens just below the Alpine Springs lift. seen here from along the Green Cabin trail.
(SKIER NEWS photo - Lorie Leonardi)
CRESTED BUTTE, CO (02-15-18) -
A snow filled day and skiers pause before taking on the famed "International" trail. Thiis mid-Feb snow storm set up the resort for a a great Presidents' Weekend.
(SKIER NEWS photo - Dave Leonardi)
OKEMO MOUNTAIN, VT (01--11-18)
The trails at Okemo's Jackson Gore arae are serviced by one of two orange bubble high speed lifts for a comfortable ride to great ski trails.
(SKIER NEWS photo - Dave Leonardi

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SKIER NEWS - 2017-18 editions, featuring great ski resorts and the best lodging in
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