Jammin Jimmy B getting deep in the Eastern Sierra. Photo courtesy of Howie Schwartz.
Londonderry, Vermont’s Magic Mountain has embraced uphill ski traffic for over five years, and now they are actually rewarding it. As of Feb. 2, anyone who hikes 1700 vertical feet to the top of Magic Mountain, will receive a token for one free lift ride. Read the full press release on the policy. It may [...]
Abbi Ness is a 18 year old ski bum, based out of Vancouver, WA and calls Mt. Hood Meadows her home Mountain Playground. After she graduates from high school, she will be attending the University of Montana to study journalism and pursue her career as a ski bum. She has been writing for MRA since [...]
PRESS RELEASE Payne West Insurance partners with Mountain Rider’s Alliance Partnership designed to assist independent ski areas reduce insurance premiums MEDFORD, OR – December 9, 2014 Payne West Insurance and Mountain Rider’s Alliance (MRA) are teaming up to create an insurance program that will focus on the ski industry. After payroll, liability insurance is typically one of the largest [...]