Arizona Snowbowl has announced an opening date for skiing and snowboarding for the 2020-2021 season. Snowbowl officials say they will open Friday, November 20th this year. One of the changes snow enthusiasts will see when they go to the ski resort is the brand new Agassiz chairlift. The old lift was replaced and upgraded. SnowbowlFull Story
This year’s Climb to Conquer Cancer event in Flagstaff has been moved to a virtual event. Event organizers say the move was made out of an abundance of caution and due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Instead of hiking Arizona Snowbowl, climb teams and participants are encouraged to practice the CDC social distancing guidelines and planFull Story
Arizona Snowbowl has decided to cease operations at 4 p.m. today due to the coronavirus pandemic. The ski resort will be closed until further notice. The closure will affect all lift operations, uphill access, food and beverage, retail and rental services. General manager Rob Linde said in a statement: “We apologize for the short noticeFull Story
Arizona Snowbowl will replace the current Agassiz Chairlift with a combination chair and gondola lift. Officials made the announcement Thursday and it will be Arizona’s first lift of its kind and one of the largest in North America. The original lift has been closed for over a month due to a mechanical malfunction. The partFull Story
The Agassiz Lift at Arizona Snowbowl is set to reopen in early March. The lift was closed down on January 18th when a mechanical issue shut down it down and it has been closed since. The Agassiz Lift is one of three of its kind in the world and the broken part needed to beFull Story
Arizona Snowbowl is enjoying the early snowfall this season. The ski resort picked up 33-inches of snow since Friday morning and 57-inches total from the latest winter storm. Snowbowl reports having a 53-inch base with six lifts open and 41 trails as of Monday. For more information, log onto Snowbowl.ski.
Arizona Snowbowl is opening Friday for the 2019-2020 ski season, with man-made snow and at least 22 inches of fresh powder. Officials say up to a foot of additional snow could fall before the ski resort opens at 9 a.m. Friday. The Grand Canyon Express lift will be open, serving four trails. Little Spruce willFull Story
Winter is right around the corner and Arizona Snowbowl is starting to get ready. Crews at Snowbowl started the snowmaking process for the season Monday. Temperatures lowered to allow the process to begin. The ski resort did receive a little snow overnight Sunday into Monday. Snowmaking will continue while it continues to be cold atFull Story
The San Francisco Peaks saw its first snowfall of the season Monday. Arizona Snowbowl picked up about an inch of snow as the area received a good dose of precipitation. Snowbowl could see a little more snow today. The ski resort is set to open operations on November 22nd. For more information, log onto Snowbowl.ski.
Now that their record-setting ski season is done, Arizona Snowbowl is looking to the future. Part of the next chapter for Snowbowl are some additions. Owners are looking at new facilities and infrastructure within the boundaries that would increase space for guest services, on-mountain additions, plus additional space within the base area. Also, additional parkingFull Story