Snowbird ownership changes hands

Snowbird Tram. Image courtesy Snowbird Ski and Summer Resort.

The big news coming out of Little Cottonwood Canyon is that Snowbird has been sold. In an announcement on May 12, 2014, Dick Bass sold his majority ownership of Snowbird Ski and Summer Resort to the Cumming family, who also…

Alta in April Days are here!

Marti Gras outfits get some more mileage at Alta's final day on High Boy.

Spring is probably my favorite time of year to ski. The snowpack is deep, the spring storms come in big and heavy, the days are warm, the sun shines bright, corn snow is massively fun to ski on, and every…

Freeride World Tour comes to Snowbird


Photographer:	Photo C. Margot
Christophe Margot

The Swatch Freeride World Tour is coming to Utah. Due to a lack of snow at Kirkwood in California, organizers were forced to move the event to Snowbird. Lucky us! Snowbird’s first possible day of competition is scheduled for March…