Sunshine Village to open Friday Nov 15th!
Fri 15 November 13
Sunshine Village will open after 10cm (4in) of snowfall in the last 24hrs and with a 59cm (23in) snowpack. Conditions are near perfect as the resort will open with twenty runs and three lifts; Strawberry Express, Wolverine Express Quad and Jackrabbit Quad.
The resort will also open the Strawberry Terrain Park with two lines and six features including a 24ft. tubby tube, a wide box and propane tank.
Guests can also enjoy the opening of all on-mountain dining venues as well as enhanced retail, guest services and program options available at the resort tomorrow.
What’s New this season at Sunshine Village?
The resort will offer a brand new Yoga and Ski package for guests staying at the eco-boutique, Sunshine Mountain Lodge this Spring. As the only ski-in/ski-out accommodation in Banff National Park, Sunshine Mountain Lodge offers the exclusivity of finding your Zen at 7,000ft, complete with organic menu to compliment your healthy stay. Heritage snowshoeing is now available at the resort, plus skiers and snowboarders can look forward to the return the Veuve Clicquot Champagne and Oyster bar, and the hugely popular Spring Concert Series.
So that’s it! Canada’s Big 3 Resorts are officially open for the ski season! The Lake Louise Ski Area has officially announced the opening of the Grizzly Express Gondola this Saturday for upper mountain and front side access. The Sunny Side Carpet in the beginner area is also now open. Mt. Norquay will be open weekends until Nov 29th, when it will then open for full 7 day operation.
Fri 15 November 13, Aspen, USA
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Tue 19 November 13, Aspen Snowmass, USA
A weekend storm that started last Friday evening gave Colorado resorts another blast of snow in a season that already has better-than-average early conditions and some resorts opening early.
Tue 19 November 13
This past weekend, top international snowboarders like Zak Hale, Mark Sollors, Dylan Thompson, Yuma Abe, and Ethan Deiss brought their urban rail riding skills to downtown Tokyo for the 3rd annual Burton Rail Days event where Zak Hale took home first place!
Thu 21 November 13, Laax, Switzerland
In just a few weeks, the 15th annual Burton European Open presented by MINI will be held for the 10th consecutive year in LAAX, Switzerland from January 13 – 19, 2014.
Fri 22 November 13
The O’Neill Shoreditch Showdown hit the big city tonight entertaining a 500 heavy crowd with an amazing performance from the UK’s finest ski and snowboard superstars.