Many Midwest ski areas have joined the general trend toward becoming year-round resort destinations. For one reason, it doesn’t make good economic sense to keep facilities shuttered during the summer months. While a golf course is the most popular warm-weather companion to a ski hill, the resorts also try to attract summer visitors with special… Read the rest of the post!
Set to coincide with St. Patrick’s Day, Boyne Mountain in Michigan will host its annual Carnival Weekend. The activities, March 16-18, will culminate with the Slush Cup pond-skimming rite of spring skiing on that Sunday afternoon. On Carnival Weekend or anytime during the winter, Boyne Mountain stands out as one of the few true destination… Read the rest of the post!