August 11th – Pretty Foggy Early

We're on a good pattern of foggy mornings that would indicate a snowy winter if this bit of weatherlore can be counted on. I...

Hey Boo Boo…It’s “Bear-y” Foggy this August…

I'm doing this August update from the Great Smoky Mountains as I took off Thursday and Friday to spend some quality time with the...
AUGUST FOGS MAKE WINTER SNOWS

2018 Fogs in August

 Here is the morning by morning report:Totals: 7 for 10 (and only sharing the latest dailies)Aug 10:Our Matt Laws said that it was very...
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Snowshoe is About to Have its Snowiest Season Yet

The 2012-2013 ski and snowboard season marked my first time every visiting Snowshoe Mountain. Intense snowstorms made for impressive snow depths that season, for...
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Ober Gatlinburg Celebrates the 45th Anniversary of the Gatlinburg Aerial Tramway

Join Ober Gatlinburg this Sunday, August 5th, 2018 for the celebration of the 45th Anniversary of the Gatlinburg Aerial Tramway. It also happens to...

The Ski Industry Has Lost a Pioneer (and Great Man) in Grady Moretz

D. Grady Moretz, Jr. of Appalachian Ski Mountain, passed away Sunday morning at his home, at the age of 88.With his passing, the ski...

A Good Season for Skiing in the Southeast

Pictures and words by David McCue Speaking for myself and I know many of the rest of you, Ski Season 2017-18 is now a wrap...

The Last Day of the 2018 Ski & Snowboarding Season in the Southeast is...

Today is Sunday. It's Easter Sunday. Happy Easter. Chag Sameach to our new fans from Israel who email me a few times a week....

There are Four Ski Area Open for Saturday. Three Will Operate on Easter Sunday...

CHECK THE SNOW REPORT THIS MORNING FOR ALL THE DEETS...I suppose the "glass half full" thing to say this morning is 'Good on all...

Good Friday Everyone!

This is always a bittersweet day on the calendar for me. Easter is one of those Holidays that can fall on 35 dates, however...