Alaska’s biggest ski resort, ALYESKA, opens this weekend 12-14-18
ALYESKA RESORT NEWS RELEASE
Friday – Pass Holder Day – 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday – 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
We will be uploading/downloading the tram and skiing off Glacier Bowl Express. There is no beginner terrain open this weekend and groomed terrain will be limited, advanced skiers and riders only.
GVT will have additional bus support Friday – Sunday to/from the Daylodge/hotel for overflow parking. The Ticket Office is open until 6 p.m. this week so please pick up your passes in advance if you can. If not, there will be additional pass support at the Daylodge and hotel this weekend.
Snowmaking, Snow Safety, Ski Patrol and Grooming have been working very hard to open as much terrain as possible, please obey all rope lines and closures and give them a high five for their efforts.
The Bore Tide Deli and Bar will operate from 11 a.m. until 5:30 p.m. Seven Glaciers will open at 4:30 p.m. for cocktails (fizzzz) and dinner service will start at 5 p.m. Friday and will be opening at noon Saturday and Sunday for lunch.
The Sitz will be open Friday at 5 p.m. and 1 p.m. Saturday and Sunday with
FREE live music with Conway Seavey on Friday and Tyson Davis of Blackwater Railroad on Saturday. Both shows start at 10 p.m
NWS forecast discussions out of Anchorage are calling for a return to normal Winter weather patterns for the next 7-10 days.
3 feet of snow fell in the last 5 day period here in the Western Chugach Range.
Colder temps, snow to sea level, and a series of low pressure systems rolling in off the Gulf of Alaska will deliver more snow this week.