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SKI.com Epic and Ikon pass deals
Steve Cummings
Published on: 4/2/2021
EISC Ski pass partnering for Epic & Ikon passes
A Favorite EISC Bicycle Forum ride – CR to Solon
Steve Cummings
Published on: 4/2/2021
Keep up with spontaneous bike rides on the bike ride forum
President's message for April 2021
Ruth Van Tol
Published on: 4/2/2021
Spring is here...
EISC Board Election Results
Published on: 3/4/2021
Welcome to the new board of directors lineup.
2019 EISC / Keven & Edie Bever Creek Trip
Keven R Lubben
Published on: 3/4/2021
EISC Ski trip to Bever Creek 2019
Chicago Metropolitan Ski Council video
Published on: 3/4/2021
CMSC created a slideshow video of their history
New Batch of EISC Flags Available
Published on: 3/3/2021
Keven & Edie Lubben create 100 new EISC flags
James Toothaker Ski Run video 2020
James Toothaker
Published on: 2/25/2021
Enjoy the ski run with James
Winter Sports: Get out and Go
Meredith Hines-Dochterman
Published on: 2/25/2021
Winter Sports article clipping, The Gazette, Sunday, January 27, 2019
Gazette Article about the Club
Molly Rossiter
Published on: 4/15/2020
Teresa Smith's interview with the Gazette. Found in the Out and About insert.
40th Anniversary Slideshow Video
Published on: 5/29/2019
Video slideshow of 40 years of the East Iowa Ski Club...

Local News & Events

Benton County Historical Society Historic Locations to allow Paranormal Investigations
NE Iowa News
Published on: 4/15/2021
Benton County Historical Society Historic Locations to allow Paranormal Investigations
Linn County Conservation Newsletter Spring 2021
Linn County Conservation
Published on: 3/31/2021
News on the bike trail hard surfacing this Spring, campsites availability, equestrian improvements & the summer schedule of events.
Iowa Project AWARE Registration OPEN
Staff
Published on: 3/24/2021
Project Aware Dates & Route is published
Winter Fun with Linn County Conservation video
Published on: 2/4/2020
Check out the ways you can get out and have fun at the Linn County Conservation parks and natural areas during the winter!

Industry News

Ski Area says Pandemic Operating Changes to Continue Post-Pandemic
Patrick Thorne
Published on: 4/13/2021
In a blog on how next season is going to look at one of the world’s highest altitude ski areas, Alan Henceroth, COO of Arapahoe Basin in Colorado, says that even when the pandemic has ended, some of the changes made will continue.
Mountain Collective Returns for 10th Season, Ditches Liftopia for Inntopia
Stuart Winchester
Published on: 4/13/2021
2021-22 pass includes no-questions-asked refunds and new teen price tier
Monarch Mountain, CO Looking to Expand into “No Name Basin” Adding 350 Acres
Dominic Gawel
Published on: 4/6/2021
Monarch Mountain, CO Looking to Expand into “No Name Basin” Adding 350 Acres
Why You Should Protect Your COVID-19 Vaccine Card
Published on: 4/2/2021
Free lamination available and protecting this card
Vail Slashes Epic Pass Prices/Dramatic Changes for Two Consumer Shows
MJ Tarallo
Published on: 3/26/2021
Times are a-changing in the snow sports industry! Vail has cut the price of its Epic Pass by 20 percent
What Travelers Need to Know About Digital Health Passports
Amanda Wowk
Published on: 3/22/2021
Traveling post pandemic
Big White, BC’s Master Plans Up to 2089
Liam Abbott
Published on: 3/22/2021
British Columbia's Big White's plans for the future
Alyeska Resort, AK, First North American Resort to Surpass 400″ Snowfall for the Season
National Ski Council Federation staff
Published on: 3/22/2021
Alyeska Resort, AK, First North American Resort to Surpass 400″ Snowfall for the Season
Colorado appeals court agrees that ski pass waivers protect resorts from liability in chairlift inju
Jason Blevins
Published on: 3/22/2021
Colorado appeals court agrees that ski pass waivers protect resorts from liability in chairlift injuries
A Ski Instructor on Why Body Language Is Now a Huge Part of Teaching
Ashlea Halpern
Published on: 3/22/2021
“There’s more emphasis now on body language than ever before, like knowing when a student is getting frustrated and needs to take a break.”
Six of the Longest Ski Lifts in the World
Fiona Mokry
Published on: 3/22/2021
Six of the Longest Ski Lifts in the World
BEST UNDER-THE-RADAR SKI RESORTS AROUND THE WORLD
Wendy Sy
Published on: 3/22/2021
BEST UNDER-THE-RADAR SKI RESORTS AROUND THE WORLD
Tuck and TUMBLE: All-time FWT Crashes
Jordan Grant-Krenz
Published on: 3/22/2021
This one is NOT for the faint of heart. Buckle up for the top 10 crashes ever documented on the Freeride World Tour.
Treat ’em right: Five tips for taking care of skis during the off-season
FREESKIER
Published on: 3/22/2021
Treat ’em right: Five tips for taking care of skis during the off-season
Resorts Roll Out 2021-22 Pass Programs
Ski Area Management newsletter
Published on: 3/16/2021
News on next year's ski passes
IKON Pass Program for 2021-22 Shows Few Changes
Ski Area Management newsletter
Published on: 3/16/2021
More car trips. Fewer far-flung destinations. A little less oversharing. Here’s how travel could look different on the other side of the pandemic.
4 ways travel will be different in 2021, according to Airbnb
Connie Lin
Published on: 3/16/2021
Pandemic changes to the travel industry.
Airline Industry Set for COVID Comeback, But It Will Be a Slow Climb
Matthew Housiaux
Published on: 3/16/2021
The Kiplinger Letter forecasts leisure travel will soar past business travel, but air travel demand won't reach pre-pandemic levels until as late as 2024.
A Different Early-Bird Special: Have Vaccine, Will Travel
Debra Kamin
Published on: 3/16/2021
People over 65 have been among the first in line to receive Covid-19 vaccinations. And they are leading a wave in new travel bookings.
The Wicket: The Ski Turn Dictionary
Paddy O'Connell
Published on: 3/11/2021
Welcome to The Wicket, FREESKIER’s new bimonthly column and your home for ski culture, news and general buffoonery.
Keystone Resort New Lift & Trails
Nicole Miller
Published on: 2/25/2021
Forest Service approves new lift and trails in Keystone Resort’s Bergman Bowl
Old Ski Gondolas Find New Life as Private Dining Rooms
Sarah Kuta
Published on: 2/25/2021
National Ski Council Federation news
National Ski Council Federation Newsbeat
National Ski Council Federation
Published on: 2/25/2021
News about skiing
New TSA Security Procedures During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Christina Ianzito
Published on: 2/25/2021
Physical barriers, new tech and rules to prevent infection during airport screenings
Maine’s Big Squaw Would Become Moosehead Lake Ski Resort Under New Owners
Stuart Winchester
Published on: 2/25/2021
Improvements would include a new upper mountain quad, expanded terrain and snowmaking, a base village
The Indie Files: Greek Peak Poised for Indypass Breakthrough
Jay Flemma
Published on: 2/25/2021
The Indie Files: Greek Peak Poised for Indypass Breakthrough