Easter is a great holiday hands down. Celebrating with family over a delicious brunch, hunting for Easter eggs and catching the sunrise in the mountains during an early morning service is what this spring holiday is all about. Alyeska Resort is celebrating all weekend with activities and events for the ...Read More
April at Alyeska Resort kicks off in impressive style with new snow and great music featuring Memphis based, alt country/rock n roll band Lucero. Lucero is many things, the base of which is centered on alt-country. With the base of alt-country they add a variety of rock styles including punk ...Read More
Seeing these plates, makes me happy. “This has been the best week of the season so far.” – Pistol Pete, local Alyeskan We woke up today experiencing malaise, long breakfasts, and some annoyance with our cars having been towed last night at the Bear’s Tooth Grill. We got the cars back by ...Read More
Discover Ski/Ride Program Introduces Kids to Skiing and Snowboarding - October 20, 2013
The Discover Ski and Snowboard Program is an affordable way to introduce the sport of skiing or snowboarding to children ages eight years old through high school.
Alyeska Resort Resumes Operations on January 30, 2014 - January 29, 2014
Skiers and riders can once again enjoy the slopes beginning Thursday at Alyeska Resort. After a three day closure due to high avalanche risk, the resort is scheduled to open for skiing and snowboarding on Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 1:00 P.M. Chairlifts scheduled to operate are Glacier Bowl Express, Aerial Tramway, Ted’s Express, Bear Cub Quad and both magic carpets.
Alyeska Resort joins national Learn to Ski & Ride Month campaign - December 26, 2013
Learn to Ski and Snowboard Month is a national initiative celebrated in January that encourages kids and adults to learn how to ski and/or snowboard, or improve their skills by taking lessons from a professional instructor. Alyeska Resort joins the effort this winter with an introductory package that includes three lessons, lower mountain lift tickets and rental equipment for $99 per person.
Welcome 2014 in Style at Alyeska Resort - December 23, 2013
As the world counts down the days to 2014, Alyeska Resort is anticipating a busy week. On the evening of December 31, 2013, Alyeska Resort will put on its annual torchlight parade and fireworks show starting at 8:00 P.M. The parade consists of volunteer skiers and snowboarders in a procession down the slope creating a stunning visual effect. Immediately following, fireworks will illuminate the sky for a finale show. This event is free and open to the public. The best viewing is at the Daylodge base area.
Alyeska Resort presents Safety Awareness Week - January 11, 2014
Alyeska Resort is recognizing the importance of safety on the slopes and joining a number of U.S. based resort operators for National Safety Awareness Week to be held January 18 to 26, 2014.
Alyeska Resort Opening Day: November 28, 2013 - November 23, 2013
Alyeska Resort’s ski season officially begins on Thursday, November 28, 2013 and chairlifts are scheduled to be running from 10:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Once the snow pack and coverage has been evaluated by ski patrol, announcements will be made regarding specific terrain and chairlifts that will be available to the public. Full base area services will be open, including Mountain Learning Center ski and snowboard school, rental shop and slopeside dining at the Sitzmark Bar & Grill.
Pre-season Savings End October 31 - October 20, 2013
The termination dust creeping down the surrounding mountain peaks is an obvious signal that winter is approaching and Alyeska Resort is looking forward to the start of the 2013/14 ski season. Opening day is scheduled for November 28, 2013 with chairlifts scheduled to run from 10:30 A.M. to 5:30 P.M. Frequent guests and avid skiers and snowboarders are attracted to the ease and savings that come with the purchase of a season pass. The Season Pass Sale will end Thursday, October 31, 2013, with regular season pass pricing going into effect on November 1 through the end of the 2013/14 ski season.
Alyeska Resort unveils 2013/2014 winter line-up of musical acts at the Sitzmark - November 23, 2013
Known as a family-friendly gathering spot with a casual menu of burgers, grilled sandwiches, draft beer and full bar, the Sitzmark Bar & Grill at Alyeska Resort has established itself as worthy music venue with a strong line-up featuring well-established national acts as well as local’s favorite Anchorage-based bands.
Alyeska Resort's Spring Carnival Set for April 11-13, 2014 - March 27, 2014
The 37th annual Spring Carnival and Slush Cup weekend at Alyeska Resort will span Friday, April 11 to Sunday, April 13, 2014. Festivities will kick off Friday evening at the Sitzmark Bar & Grill with the Slush Cup Costume Party from 6:00 P.M. to 9:00 P.M. where half of the 50 Taco Bell Slush Cup participant slots will be awarded based on quality of costume. Three judges will score costumes based originality, flare and style. Those with winning costumes will have the opportunity to prepay the $50 registration fee and rest in peace knowing that their Slush Cup spot is guaranteed. The remaining 25 openings will be designated on Saturday at the pond skim venue.