Category Archives: Skiing/Snowboarding

NH’s Wildcat Getting Giant Snowmaking Upgrade

The snowmaking system at New Hampshire’s Wildcat Mountain is about to get a major overhaul thanks to a $2 million capital improvement project that will include over nine miles of new snowmaking pipe, more than…

Wildcat Mountain Ski Trails Closed to Public

Hikers hoping to access the ski trails at Wildcat Ski Area in Pinkham Notch, New Hampshire, are out of luck, at least for the next few weeks. The White Mountain National Forest forest supervisor has…

Climate Change Report: R.I.P. Winter

If you hope to pass on your love of winter sports such as skiing, snowboarding or snowshoeing to your kids or grandkids, don’t bother. That seems to be the sentiment of a federal climate change…

Whiteface to Hold Snoweater Race March 29

New York’s Whiteface Mountain will hold its 2nd annual Whiteface Snoweater (formerly Whiteface Wipeout) adventure race on Saturday, March 29, 2014. The Snoweater course will be littered with frozen obstacles sure to put ice in your…

Maine Huts and Trails Ski Marathon March 16

The 6th annual Maine Huts and Trails Ski Marathon will take place next Sunday, March 16. The point to point classic technique adventure features 20K, 40K and 60K events in both a competitive and non-timed…

Sugarloaf Adds ‘Most-Challenging Terrain’

Maine’s Sugarloaf Ski Resort will feature seven acres of challenging new terrain this winter thanks to a new land deal, according to an article in the Bangor Daily News. “It will be the most challenging terrain…