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Happy Easter. Now that we are in what is usually the final month of lift-served skiing, only a handful of ski areas have anything on... [Read More]
Becky Woods, the Bates College women's ski coach who also chairs the Maine Ski Hall of Fame selection committee, has announced the Class of 2018. Six skiers... [Read More]
Last Saturday, I visited Mount Cranmore for the annual Meister Cup, an event that celebrates Hannes Schneider, the 10th Mountain Division and the history of... [Read More]
A little over a week ago I headed over to Loon Mountain in  New Hampshire where 10 or a dozen companies had next year's products... [Read More]
Watching the jumping during the Olympics, we saw the emphasis on the usual countries: Finland, Sweden and Norway, a few other Europeans countries and Japan.... [Read More]
It's hard to believe that February is almost over, and after this past week's weather, it might seem the ski season could be almost over... [Read More]
About this time each ski season, a few of next year's skis start turning up in ski shops. There won't be a lot of them,... [Read More]
Last Saturday I visited Mt. Abram, and found exactly what I expected: The runs were firm but well groomed and eminently skiable. Part of the... [Read More]
News from the U.S. Ski Hall of Fame that Warren Miller had died on Jan. 24 triggered a string of memories, mostly of times when... [Read More]
February is always a big ski month, the heart of the season with deep snow depths on the trails and the sun getting higher every... [Read More]
One ski area on my list to visit this year was Lost Valley. I hadn't been there since Scott and April Shanaman took over as... [Read More]
One week ago, I got a call from Greg Stump. He had heard about my book on Shawnee Peak and Pleasant Mountain and was looking... [Read More]
Receiving news of Chummy Broomhall's passing brought many memories and sent me to a copy of the program for the first Maine Ski Hall of... [Read More]
As usual, our ski areas have plenty of plans for the coming month. With January's reputation for being a cold month, ski areas have developed... [Read More]
The biggest Christmas wish has already been answered. Everyone involved in skiing in any way, whether in the business or just a skier, always wishes... [Read More]
In many sports, it's easy to set goals. For golfers, it might be lowering the handicap a few strokes or breaking 80. Runners go for... [Read More]
Have you found the gift for the skier on your Christmas list? We have only 15 days left, and that's if we start today. Of... [Read More]