Norse Peak Fire

9/11/17 11:16am: Due to ongoing efforts to contain the fire, we will remain closed for the remainder of the week which concludes our summer season.  We had hoped we could reopen but due to several factors that is not going to be a possibility.  Firefighters continue to work in the area and there’s still a  … Read more

What’s New for 2017-2018

Your favorite mountain just keeps getting better!  Here’s a list of improvements for the 2017-2018 ski and snowboard season that you can get excited about. Snowmaking A LEGIT SNOW GUARANTEE The gun show begins this November!  We’ve added 29 new SMI Super Puma snow guns to our arsenal, making for total of 37 guns and  … Read more

John Kircher Acquires Crystal Mountain

On March 31, 2017, Crystal Mountain Ski Resort was acquired in its entirety by John Kircher in a transaction between Kircher and Boyne Resorts, Inc.  The sale comes 20 years to the day after Boyne purchased Crystal Mountain from a group of 850 shareholders, many of whom were original shareholders when the ski area was  … Read more

The Inaugural Last Ditch Effort Banked Slalom presented by Smartwool

The Inaugural Last Ditch Effort Banked Slalom presented by Smartwool went down on Friday, April 14th and there was no shortage of entertainment. From being deemed the gnarliest and easily the steepest (consistently) banked slalom to be built, this course left even the best of the best puckering before dropping in at the start gate.  … Read more

April Events & Spring Skiing!

Who’s ready for some spring shredding? We can’t wait for the sunny days of April, slushy turns and good times spent with friends on the hill. Although ski season may be coming to an end, there’s still plenty happening on the slopes through April 23rd, so don’t put away your gear quite yet! Take a  … Read more

Snow, Snow and More Snow

Yep, that’s right! The forecast is looking deep, fluffy and white! Basically what we’re trying to say is, call in sick this week because it’s going to be a great week on the slopes!   Not only is there a substantial amount of snow headed our way according to NOAA, but we have some fun  … Read more

A Sneak Peak Into March Happenings

Ready to ski and party your way through March? We sure are. We have an action packed month planned for you, your friends and family. Wether you enjoy music, watching ski competitions, competing in competitions or just dancing the night away, there’s something on the calendar to “suit your fancy.” 1. Crystal Mountain National Freeride  … Read more

RDL Test Center Now Open!

Unlimited Access to Rossignol, Dynastar and Lange Demo Skis & Boots! Located under the top terminal of the Mt. Rainier Gondola, the RDL is stocked with all the new 2017 Rossignol and Dynastar skis! Give one, two or all of the skis a test ride to find the perfect ride for you. If you need  … Read more

Crystal Mountain Volunteer Ski Patrol is now Accepting Applications

The Volunteer Ski Patrol will be holding a Skills Evaluation the weekend of February 11 & 12, 2017. The evaluation is a one-day event; you may participate either Saturday or Sunday. Minimum requirements: You must be at least 21 years of age. Expert level Alpine Skier or Snowboarder able to ski/ride safely and in control  … Read more

Goodbye 2016, Hello 2017!

Happy New Year! 2017 started out with 9″ of fresh snow and more throughout the day! If that wasn’t the best start to your 2017, we don’t know what is! Before we look forward into what January has to offer, we wanted to take a second to recap on all the fun that was had  … Read more