Wednesday’s lake-effect snow might not have been great news for those with long driveways to shovel, but skiers and resorts in western New York have plenty of reason to be excited.
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Posted: February 21st, 2013
Posted: February 14th, 2013
Herb Stevens, the Skiing Weatherman, advises that conditions at Peek’n Peak and Swain should be “fantastic” this weekend, and that Holiday Valley conditions will be “superb.” Saturday is the Boarding for Breast Cancer Board-a-thon at Holiday Valley as well.
Posted: February 7th, 2013
Herb Stevens, the Skiing Weatherman, filed his weekend forecast for the New York resorts ahead of a forecast storm that could make conditions optimal for the state’s slopes. Peek’n Peak is likely to get moderate fresh snowfall and Holiday Valley and HoliMont will get boosts in an already snowy week.
Posted: January 24th, 2013
Peek’n Peak is just one of the western New York resorts rich with packed powder after this week’s snowfall. Holiday Valley, Kissing Bridge, Swain and Holimont also offer sweet conditions for the weekend, according to Herb Stevens, the Skiing Weatherman:
Posted: January 10th, 2013
Herb Stevens, the Skiing Weatherman, says all that snow that western New York resorts made recently will pay off this weekend as the weather heats up. The Acrobag is in place at Peek’n Peak, and 98 percent of Holiday Valley’s trails are open.
Posted: January 4th, 2013
Herb Stevens, aka the Skiing Weatherman, says this might be the weekend to hit the slopes in western New York if you’re not into crowds. The holiday rush is over, but the conditions are perfect. Peek’n Peak is at full operation and Swain, HoliMont, Holiday Valley and Kissing Bridge also are fully open or nearly so.
Posted: December 27th, 2012
Herb Stevens, the Skiing Weatherman, visited Holiday Valley at the right time for his weekend report on conditions at western New York resorts. Wednesday’s storm dumped a foot of fresh snow on Holiday Valley, and many resorts had their best snowfall in nearly two years. Peek’n Peak’s 180 terrain park is open, too.
Posted: December 20th, 2012
Peek’n Peak plans to open this weekend while Holiday Valley already has two slopes open and plans to have three lifts and four slopes operating by Saturday. Check out the Skiing Weatherman’s report for this weekend:
Posted: December 18th, 2012
The Ski Areas of New York are offering as many as 10,000 lift tickets for just $10 each to be used during a one-day extravaganza Jan. 10.
Visit www.iskiny.com through Jan. 9 to get an entry form. There is no cost up front; simply enter and pay at the ticket window when you head to the ski area of your choice Jan. 10. Be sure to take a printed copy of the confirmation e-mail with you. Lift tickets are limited to two per e-mail address and are based upon availability at each ski area.
As January is Learn to Ski & Snowboard Month, some participating resorts are also offering specially priced learn-to-ski packages on Jan. 10. Check www.iskiny.com or contact the participating resorts directly for specials.
Posted: December 13th, 2012
Peek’n Peak pushed back its projected opening day, and ski resorts across western New York are on a wait-and-see basis for this weekend. Herb Stevens, The Skiing Weatherman, has the full New York resorts report for this weekend: