By:Powder Magazine / Posted on Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Will Jumbo Glacier Resort ever exist? With a key decision coming in the next month that could decide the fate of one of the most controversial ski area developments ever, a timeline of a 20-year-plus battle seeks to explain.
By:Drew Tabke / Posted on Monday, September 29, 2014
While Chile contains many modern ski resorts, these mainly lie to the western edge of the mountains. Meanwhile, the biggest mountains in the vast interior of the range near the border with Argentina remain very difficult to access. In order to expose these remote valleys and their enormous ski potential, a small team including local North Face athletes Sebastián Rojas, Vicente “Vicho” Sutil, and siblings Soledad and Cristóbal “Chopo” Diaz boarded two helicopters and flew 40 minutes east from Santiago into the mountains.
By:Kade Krichko / Posted on Friday, September 26, 2014
All the news fit for skiing, the week ending Friday, September 26, 2014.
By:Julie Brown / Posted on Wednesday, September 24, 2014
The latest on the ski resort expansion beat, Mammoth Mountain Ski Area, which owns Mammoth Mountain and June Mountain in California’s Eastern Sierra, announced this morning that they signed a deal to acquire Big Bear Mountain Resorts in Southern California.
By:Mike Rogge / Posted on Tuesday, September 23, 2014
For the 2014 edition, iF3 breaks down categories into web, am, and pro. I had the privilege of being a judge on the pro panel. Rather than recap the various parties* in great detail, let’s go through the films watched in the lead up to the festival. Of course these are my opinions and do not reflect the opinions of the kind people at POWDER, Grind Media, TEN, Source Interlink Worldwide Media Prestige Unlimited Corp LLC. In other words, don’t take these reviews too seriously.