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Snow King Mountain Will Kick Off its 78th Winter Season As Scheduled Sat, Dec. 3, 2016.   Jackson, WY (November 28, 2016) Snow King Mountain is pleased to announce that with recent cold temperatures and new snow accumulations the Cougar lift, Cowboy Coaster, and the Mountain Sports School will open on schedule Saturday, December 3. 2016-2017 Winter enhancements include a new Mobile App, Magic Carpet, new Rafferty Lighting, and expanded


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Jackson, WY (May 27, 2016) – Snow King Mountain Resort (SKMR) has released a supplement to the approved 2014 Master Development Plan (MDP) to address projects that have been implemented since the 2014 MDP was presented, and to provide more detail on the planned Phase 2 upgrades for the resort. Highlights of the supplement include a boundary reduction to remove the area within the special use permit


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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Jackson, WY (May 19, 2016) – Snow King Mountain is pleased to announce the opening of King’s Grill, a new family-friendly, all-American restaurant at the Rafferty lift base area. The menu is based on traditional American favorites infused with regional flavors from around the country. Highlights include a Southern Burger ($15) with crispy shallots, bacon, sharp cheddar cheese, and a tangy Carolina-style bbq sauce. The LA Street


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Jackson, WY (May 2, 2015) – Snow King Mountain is pleased to announce that the Historic Kelly-Murie Cabin, currently owned by and located at Snow King Mountain, will be moved to a lot at 15 East Kelly Ave. in Jackson, WY and will be lovingly restored by Jackson locals Terry and Claudia Winchell of Fighting Bear Antiques. The cabin, which was built in 1925 by George W.


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By Clark Forster Jackson Hole Daily |Posted: Friday, December 4, 2015 4:30 am Snow King Mountain kicks off its 77th season Saturday, when the Cougar lift begins running at 10 a.m. The valley didn’t receive much November snowfall, but mountain general manager Ryan Stanley said the intense snowmaking efforts before last week’s NorAms has the Town Hill in relatively good shape. “Following the NorAms we’ve got some of the best


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Jackson WY (October 2, 2015) – Snow King Mountain is thrilled to announce that the Cowboy Coaster will open to the public this Sunday, October 4. The coaster will operate daily, weather permitting, until October 18th giving locals and off season visitors the opportunity to try out the new attraction prior to a grand opening planned for December. Ryan Stanley, Snow King Mountain General Manager, has been working


August 25, 2015 For Immediate Release Jackson WY (August 25, 2015) – Snow King Mountain Resort (SKMR) will host a special “Locals Appreciation Day” event on Saturday August 29th. From 10am-6pm Teton County locals can ride the Alpine Slide for $9.69, and kids ages 2-6 can ride free with an adult. The event will feature free Snake River beer from 2-4pm, classic cowboy tunes with local musician John Sidle, and


Jackson WY (July 20, 2015) – Snow King Mountain Resort (SKMR) will appear before the Jackson Town Council on July 20th, 2015 to inform them of the intention to begin the USFS planning process for Phase Two of the previously approved Snow King 2014 Master Development Plan (MDP). The planning process will include several elements of the approved MDP. These include a replacement of the existing Summit Lift with a