As November turns into December we are all reminded that it’s the most wonderful time of year once again…WINTER! During the time between Thanksgiving and Christmas there is a lot to do; between traveling, visiting friends and family, cooking, squeezing in some work here and there and of course skiing ...Read More
Kent “want to pet my puppy?” May With marriage out of the way Kent is following the age old stall tactic of delaying having kids by just getting a dog instead. He won the kids vs. dog argument with the astute observation that no infant has ever successfully rescued anyone ...Read More
Thursday, November 28 is going to be a busy day at Alyeska. Not only is it OPENING DAY for the ski resort, but lots of people also choose to skip the kitchen stress and celebrate their Thanksgiving holiday with us. The Pond Café Thanksgiving Buffet is sold out for all ...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.
Spooky Fun at Alyeska Resort - September 16, 2013
Halloween festivities represent the last “hurrah” before the resort prepares for the biggest event of all winter: opening day of the 2013/14 ski season. This year, the resort is hosting the Alyeska Halloween Train in partnership with the Alaska Railroad on Saturday, November 2, plus a zombie disco in the Alyeska Daylodge on Friday and Saturday, November 1 and 2.
Alyeska Resort Hosting Mountain Bike Festival September 20 - 22 - September 7, 2013
The Alyeska Resort Bike Park enjoyed a break-through third season this summer, with warm temperatures and dry trails contributing to record numbers of riders in the Bike Park. To celebrate a successful 2013 biking season, the resort is hosting the inaugural Mountain Bike Festival on September 20 – 22, 2013.
Alyeska Resort Announces New Management Staff and Promotions - September 2, 2013
Alyeska Resort welcomes three new members to the management team this summer, Director of Human Resources Randy Neitzel, Director of Sales Michael Dutton, and Controller Mickey Tveter. Two other employees were promoted to new positions, Mandy Hawes to Vice President of Finance and Jaci Ohayon to Associate General Counsel.
Oktoberfestivies at Alyeska Resort - September 10, 2013
The celebration of Bavarian culture and traditions spans two weekends this year at Alyeska Resort. The festivities will be held on Friday, October 4, 2013 through Sunday, October 6, 2013; and continue the following weekend, Friday, October 11, 2013 through Sunday, October 13, 2013. The event takes place in the Alyeska Resort Daylodge. Entry into the festival is free and open to all ages.
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.