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WHAT'S NEW AT BOYNE MOUNTAIN RESORT FOR THE 2019/2020 SEASON
The 2019/20 season at Boyne Mountain Resort in Boyne Falls, Mich. brings continued snowmaking investments, scanning technology, the start of the Edelweiss Lodge renovation, Sno-Go bikes, online activity sales, a new app and events, enhanced Cherry Pickers Pass, and new Village store. More...
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BOYNE HIGHLANDS RENOVATION
HARBOR SPRINGS, MI - Long known for its Scottish-themed Main Lodge featuring quaint fieldstone floors and plaid carpets, Boyne Highlands resort is embarking on a huge transformation. Read more...
BIG NEWS FROM SEARCHMONT
Searchmont, just north of Soo, Ontario, has always been a favorite destination for Michigan skiers. This season brings improvements galore -- more snow towers, two carpet lifts, and a brand new restaurant/bar. See the photos by clicking here.
GET READY TO RIDE THE POLAR COASTER
The Farmers’ Almanac, a publication famous for making North American weather predictions, is forecasting a “polar coaster” winter, which is expected to be full of more ups and downs, twists and turns than a Michigan’s Adventure thrill ride. Read the article in the Detroit Free Press.
HICKORY HILLS TO HOST HIGH SCHOOL NORDIC SKI FINALS
The high school nordic ski programs across the state of Michigan rotate host cities every three years between Traverse City, Marquette and Houghton but this upcoming winter each team will have the chance to race an entirely new course. Hickory Hills has been named the host site for the ski finals set to take place February 28th and 29th in 2020. See the report on UpNorthLive.
FEATURED RECIPES FROM ANNIE'S KITCHEN
With the temps beginning to cool during the fall it might be time for some old fashioned comfort food. Try this one. It's a spin on a common dish. Grandma Bosley's White Macaroni & Cheese. See the recipe in our Skier Kitchen Page...
SKI INC. 2020
Chris Diamond's new book Ski Inc. 2020 launches Oct. 29: "The ski world has been turned upside down."
This book is a deep, colorful dive beneath the headlines, for any skier who wants to understand today's landscape.
Vote for your favorite Nordic ski center in North America
Few activities can compare to cross-country skiing for the opportunity to experience a quieter, more serene side of winter. We asked a panel of Nordic ski experts to nominate their 20 favorite resorts, and now we need your help crowning a winner. Vote for your favorite once per day until voting ends on Monday, November 18 at noon ET. The winners will be announced on Friday, November 29. Click here for more information...
mountainFLOW SKI WAX -- North America’s only plant-based ski wax!
Nearly all ski wax is made from petroleum. Furthermore, whatever we put on our skis quickly ends up in the snowpack and then in local rivers and lakes. For more information about this new product...CLICK HERE.
MICHIGAN ROAD TRIP -- SHANTY CREEK RESORT
From WNEM TV (Channel 5 in Bay City/Saginaw/Flint).