“The Epic Fail”

How The Epic Pass lived up to it’s promise newsflash Epic does not know East Coast skiing at all and a local just proved that So while Ikon stood by and did nothing for most of the summer, epic sold passes with insurance that was too good to be true and it was, while localContinue reading ““The Epic Fail””

My Home Mountain, Bear Creek Mountain Resort in PA

Well I’ll keep the history of Bear Creek simple, it’s always been local, so no need to explain there it started out at Rittenhouse Gap Mines in the 1800’s, in 1967 it opened as a ski area known as Doe Mountain, had a T-Bar, a Rope two and two trails, in 1999 they changed ownershipContinue reading “My Home Mountain, Bear Creek Mountain Resort in PA”

Camping at Alpine Mountain, an abandoned ski resort, from guts and glory, to one last run brings closure for me and many others

From 1984 Alpine Ski Resort was born, this resort was a hidden gem in the poconos, financial problems, bad winters, lack of upgrading, Once voted by Onthesnow.com in 2013 as PA’s best ski area for families, to ripping off investors, the resort would close in the worsts PA ski season ever 2015-2016, failing to investContinue reading “Camping at Alpine Mountain, an abandoned ski resort, from guts and glory, to one last run brings closure for me and many others”