Snow King Mountain News & Press

By Clark Forster Jackson Hole Daily | Posted: Saturday, December 19, 2015 4:30 am Those willing to brave the heights and cold temperatures can now get their kicks on Snow King Mountain Resort’s new Treetop Adventure course. The course will open Sunday, the first time the public can check out the course for themselves. It also will be open Dec. 26 and Dec. 28-31. Start times for the challenge range


By Mike Koshmrl | Posted in the Jackson Hole News and Guide: Wednesday, December 16, 2015 4:30 am Snow King A slate of new projects are in store for Snow King Mountain Resort. Ski area owners have begun what they describe as a yearslong approval process for a gondola and a boundary expansion that would increase the size of the resort from 370 acres to 614 acres. Snow King Mountain


By Mike Koshmrl Jackson Hole Daily | Posted: Friday, December 11, 2015 4:30 am The future of Snow King Mountain will be in the spotlight this afternoon, when resort leaders will gather with the public to discuss their Phase 2 development plan. A presentation from 3 to 6 p.m. in the resort’s Grand View Lodge will update the public about a ski area expansion, gondola, summit restaurant, observatory and planetarium,


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


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By Ben Graham Jackson Hole Daily | Posted: Saturday, October 3, 2015 4:30 am A new alpine coaster that is supposed to help financially sustain Snow King Mountain Resort opens Sunday. For $21, thrill-seekers will be able to zoom down the mountain through four corkscrew turns, reaching top speeds as high as 27 mph. “I’m pretty excited,” Snow King General Manager Ryan Stanley said. “I’ve been working on it in one way


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


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By Ben Graham and Mike Koshmrl | Posted: Wednesday, July 22, 2015 4:30 am Snow King A slate of new projects are in store for Snow King Mountain Resort. Ski area owners have begun a years-long approval process for a gondola and a boundary expansion that would increase the size of the resort from 370 acres to 614 acres. Snow King Mountain Resort decision-makers said this week they will begin


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


By Clark Forster | Posted: Wednesday, July 1, 2015 4:30 am After a soft opening in early June, Snow King Mountain announced last week that the Snow King Mountain Sports rental and retail shop is open to the public. The store, located under the balcony of Hayden’s Post, will be open 12 months a year and offer high quality gear for both winter and summer recreation. “It’s really about providing