Riding bikes is fun; uphill, downhill, on dirt, on pavement on nice sunny days and on rainy days. Bikes are all-around awesome. Go ahead; try to be in a bad mood on your bike. You can’t if you’re doing it right. If you can then there’s something seriously wrong with ...Read More
The rules are simple, climbers have ten hours to hike up Alyeska’s North Face Trail, ride the tram down and repeat as many times as possible. Sounds easy right? Well, maybe the first couple of laps are. The 7th annual Alyeska Climbathon is taking place from 9 a.m. to 7 ...Read More
7th Annual Blueberry Festival, The Most Fun you can Have with Blueberries in Alaska Blueberries, Mother Nature’s homemade fruit snacks grow right here in our back yard. These delectable little treats are perfect for pancakes, baked goods or, how I prefer them, in the raw for snacking. They’re a staple ...Read More
Sitzmark Happenings: Visit thesitzmark.com for live music, DJs, theme nights, films & more.
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|Current Conditions as of 9:15 AM Friday, August 22, 2014|
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Alyeska Bike Park has a trail for every level of rider! And, every trail here is better than any trail at the State Fair! The Alyeska Bike Park is open today and all weekend from the top of Glacier Bowl Express all the way to the Sitzmark for Lift Access DH MTB Action! Big Mountain Riding Alyeska Style! The Alyeska Bike Park is open all weekend Noon to 6pm! Alyeska Resort is your trailhead to the Chugach. The North Face Hiking Trail is OPEN! The upper mountain trails are also open for hiking at the ski area. The Winner Creek Trail, Nordic Trail, Blueberry Pancake Trail and the Winner Creek Extension Trail are all open for multi use. HIKERS, be aware of terrain closures for Mountain Bike operations. For more information please call the SKI-SNOW HOTLINE (754-7669).
The Inside Line:
This is a great weekend to take a lesson to build skills and learn to ride the Alyeska Bike Park Downhill MTB Lessons & Tours are offered daily at 12:30 & 3pm.
Apres Bike: Every trail leads to the "Best Deck in G'wood". The Sitz is open every weekend in support of the Alyeska Bike Park. Every Saturday night this summer is a free live music performance at the Sitzmark! SITZMARK HAPPENINGS:
Next weekend at Alyeska and through out Girdwood is the Girdwood Fungus Fair This weekend showcases the "fun" in fungus!