No one was hurt, but the area above the Hooter lift will remain closed as the ski patrol works to address potential hazards.
Pro skier aims to get more Indigenous youth on the slopes in Juneau
The event was part of a broader effort to remove some of the barriers that face Alaska Native youth who want to learn to ski.
Plans move forward for Goldbelt investing $10M in Eaglecrest’s gondola project
Under a revenue-sharing agreement, Goldbelt would contribute $10 million to the project and would get between 10-25% of gondola revenue.
Atmospheric river brings record rain, swollen rivers and unstable snowpack to Juneau
The nearly 3.5 inches at the city’s official monitoring station was a daily record – the most rain that’s fallen on January 21st ever – and also a monthly record – the most rain that has ever fallen in January.
No one earns less than minimum wage at Eaglecrest Ski Area anymore
All Eaglecrest employees got a pay bump. So far this season, the ski area has had record revenue.
Eaglecrest Ski Area is having a really tough time with staffing this year
Part of the reason is that the city-owned ski area’s pay scale begins $1.84 below Alaska’s minimum wage.
Will new, city-owned public cabins help with Juneau’s high demand for weekend rentals?
A new cabin at the city-owned Eaglecrest Ski Area opened for bookings last week. It’s not the only project aimed at increasing the number of options available to weekend adventurers.
Snowmaking improvements and beer and wine sales in store for Eaglecrest this season
With the first snow appearing on top of the mountains, Juneau residents are starting to wonder what kind of winter it will be on the ski slopes. Eaglecrest Ski Area has several improvements in the works they hope will improve the winter ski season.
Photos: Snow, smiles and splashes at Eaglecrest Slush Cup 2017
Participants are encouraged to dress up in wacky costumes as they ski or snowboard through a handful of gates, culminating in attempt to hydroplane across a waist deep artificial pond.
Eaglecrest officially closes for the season
The municipal ski area operated for 69 days this season.