Ski Lift Dangers

BEND, OR — As tens of thousands of skiers and snowboarders enjoy the slopes this holiday season…new warnings are being released about the ride up. This comes nearly a week after a Hillsboro boy dangled and fell from a chairlift at Mt. Bachelor. 10-year-old Tyler Russell says he slipped off of the lift while trying to adjust … Continue reading »

Oregon Ski Season Gets Underway

BEND, Ore. – Mt. Bachelor has announced that it will open on a limited basis starting Monday, November 24th. Representatives said although the snow base isn’t immediately deep enough to support traditional skiing and snowboarding on the resort’s primary runs, there is enough snow beneath the Sunshine Accelerator lift to allow for a pre-Thanksgiving terrain. … Continue reading »

Forecast For Oregon Ski Resorts

ASHLAND, Ore. – While the rain and snow could make travel difficult, it means good news for ski and snowboard lovers. Although an open for Mt. Ashland and Mt. Shasta are not likely, several Oregon ski areas will be open in time for Thanksgiving. Mount Bachelor will be open on Thanksgiving Day. The recent storm … Continue reading »