Mount Ashland GM Starting Out Strong

ASHLAND, Ore. — The new Mount Ashland General Manager is wasting no time in getting to work. Hiram Towle says, he plans to spend the next few weeks getting to know the program and reaching out to the community. Last season, Mount Ashland was plagued with little snow, and did not open their ski season … Continue reading »

Mt. Ashland’s Develop Director Resigning

MT. ASHLAND, Ore. — The Ashland Ski Area will be losing another member of its staff at the end of the month. This comes after former General Manager, Kim Clark’s position was eliminated. Rick Saul says he will be leaving his position as development director on May 29th. Ski officials announced Saul as Interim Executive … Continue reading »

Mt. Ashland Snowfall Encourages Sales

MEDFORD, Ore. — Mount Ashland is now sitting under a few inches of brand new snow, and local ski shops say the winter weather already has customers showing up. This weekend’s snowfall was the 5th for Mount Ashland this season. The Rogue Ski Shop says the first real ski-able snowfall of the season is likely … Continue reading »

Mt. Ashland Ski Season Ends Sunday

MT. ASHLAND, Ore. — Mount Ashland officials say they will wind down the skiing season after this weekend capping off a season they say has been very successful. Skiers and snowboarders came out to Mount Ashland on Friday to enjoy the remaining snow and one of the final days the lifts will be up and … Continue reading »

Council Reviews Mt. A Expansion Plan

ASHLAND, Ore. — Mount Ashland is moving forward with its first improvements to the ski area in more than 15 years. After years of challenges now several city council members feel the Mount Ashland Association did not follow through with parts of the agreement. The Ashland City Council meeting room was packed. The Mount Ashland … Continue reading »

Preparing For Ski Season

MT. ASHLAND, Ore. – Mount Ashland has yet to see it’s first snow, but that’s not keeping workers from preparing for the ski season. Mount Ashland Ski Area workers have been on the dry slopes since July. They’ve been doing maintenance on the snow cats, ski lifts, trails and rental equipment and next month, the … Continue reading »