A snowboarder takes a jump as skiers ride up the Cole Creek chairlift at Red Lodge Mountain.
Imagine a business where your product is so popular that you have to turn customers away.
BRIDGER BOWL — Maybe there ought to be a flashing neon sign greeting skiers and snowboarders who visit here that reads: “Caution: The new Alpine lift may cause confusion.”
KALISPELL — Whitefish native Maggie Voisin is set to make Winter Olympic history in a couple of ways.
Western Montana doesn’t have as many tree-well hazards as moister places like the Cascade Mountains of Washington, but backcountry experts warn they remain a threat.
CODY, WYO. — For financially struggling ski hills around the country, the period stretching from before Christmas through just after New Year’s Day can be a make-or-break time. At Sleeping Giant, the ski area located four miles east of Yellowstone National Park, this year’s holiday break was…
While downhill skiing, I’m usually laser-focused on the trail, skiers and other obstructions ahead to avoid any collisions or falls. But two weeks ago, the view spread out before me was an incredible distraction.
Kelleher has been featured in the last two Warren Miller ski films, including "Ticket to Ride," from which this photo is taken. Kelleher's the middle figure of three at right; Lone Mountain is in the background. She also skied Bridger Bowl Ski Area in the film.
The German family of a 16-year-old exchange student who suffocated after falling into a tree well at the Whitefish Mountain Resort in 2010 has filed a federal lawsuit against the company’s owner, the company that arranged the student exchange and the boy’s host family.
Big Sky Resort is going all out with discount promotions.
If it's not too cold, Red Lodge Mountain will open its Palisades Quad chairlift on Saturday and Sunday, thanks to exceptional early-season snow coverage. The ski area received 17 inches of snow this week.
With a 44-inch settled base, Bridger Bowl Ski Area north of Bozeman is poised to open on Friday for the 2013-14 season.
RED LODGE — Friday at Red Lodge Mountain Resort was a good day for Anne-Marie Wade.
Skiers and snowboarders hit the slopes at Red Lodge Mountain for one of the biggest opening days in years.
Matt and Amber Paysen of Milbank, S.D., ski down Lazy M on the opening day at Red Lodge Mountain on Friday.
Skiers and boarders make their way down Red Lodge Mountain on opening day Friday.
A snowboarder makes his way down Red Lodge Mountain on opening day Friday.
Terry Nivens and his son Coleson, 12, hike up to the Miami Beach chairlift on opening day at Red Lodge Mountain on Friday.
People wait in line for lift tickets on opening day at Red Lodge Mountain on Friday.
A snowboarder gets some air in the terrain park at Red Lodge Mountain on opening day Friday.