Category Archives: Skiing/Snowboarding

Forecast calls for above-average snowfall in Northeast this winter

Anyone who loves skiing, snowboarding or snowshoeing will be happy to hear that forecasters are predicting the Northeast will receive more snow than normal this winter. According to AccuWeather.com, frequent storms are expected throughout the region…

Boston Winter Film Festival coming up Oct. 13 – 21

The 5th annual Boston Winter Film Festival will be held next month in venues around the Boston area from October 13 to 21. The winter film festival honors the stunning visuals, jaw-dropping feats, and beautiful editing…

Seriously-injured Mount Washington skier reflects on risk

In mid-March, Jon Miller was involved in a skiing accident on Mount Washington that nearly took his life. Miller, a Vermont resident and outdoor filmmaker, slipped on a patch of ice on Hillman’s Highway and fell…

Feds bust Vermont’s Jay Peak for alleged Ponzi scheme

The United States Securities and Exchange Commission yesterday announced it was bringing fraud charges against and freezing the assets of Vermont’s Jay Peak Ski Resort, saying the resort’s owners engaged in a massive fraud scheme…

VIDEO: The highlights and carnage from Loon Mountain’s Last Call

Last week in New Hampshire, Loon Mountain  and Eastern Boarder held the 16th annual Last Call, an event that has become the biggest snowboarding event on the East Coast and has been called “one of…

VIDEO: Insane steep skiing on Tuckerman Ravine

In this short video from Outside Television’s “Season Pass,” New Hampshire native Chris Davenport returns to the White Mountains and brings fellow big-mountain skier and mountaineer Hugo Harrisson with him. Together, the two face sketchy…

Funds sought for skier, father severely injured on Washington

Jon Miller, a skier severely injured in a sliding accident on Mount Washington last weekend, is an outdoor filmmaker and a father of two young children with a third due in a few weeks. With…