Shop Where You Ski!

The Mountain Shop, located in the base area, has all your hard good needs. From boots, skis, boards and poles, the Mountain Shop and their knowledgeable staff will help select the right gear for you. Escape the crowds this busy holiday season and come up to the Mountain Shop to get your boots fitted by  … Read more

One Stop Shop – Right Angle

The Right Angle Shop has all you need to stay warm, dry and fashionable this winter season. Stop by the shop to get all your gear needs including, jackets, pants, gloves, hats and much more. Keith Rollins and his expert staff can help you find the right gear for you and have you out and  … Read more

Holiday Happenings

It’s a Christmas Miracle! We are open and are no longer only dreaming of a White Christmas.  Join us for one or all of our holiday events this season: Ski with Santa December 23- 25 Christmas Eve Caroling & Santa Photos December 24 Christmas Eve Candle Light Service December 24 Christmas Dinner Buffet in the Bullwheel  … Read more

Pineapple Shakedown

THE PINEAPPLE SHAKEDOWN HAS BEEN CANCELLED WE WILL NOT BE OPEN THIS SATURDAY AS ORIGINALLY PLANNED.  THE WEATHER HAS TAKEN A TURN FOR THE WORSE AND IT WILL BE VERY WET AND WINDY OVER THE WEEKEND FORCING US TO REMAIN CLOSED.  THE GOOD NEWS IS WE’RE EXPECTING SNOW NEXT WEEK AND WILL RE-EVALUATE THE COVERAGE  … Read more

Chair 6 Update

The beloved High Campbell lift (which we’ll once again be calling ‘Chair 6′ – the original name from when it was installed in 1980) has been rebuilt and is ready for the load test which is scheduled for Monday, December 8th.  The chair will also include safety bars and seat pads which weren’t on yet  … Read more

New PistenBully 600E+ Machines

Environmental technology – Made in Germany Crystal Mountain buys two PistenBully 600 E+ with the latest drive technology. The first two diesel-electric PistenBully 600E+ snow grooming machines at any ski resort in North America arrived at Crystal Mountain on December 2nd, 2014.  There will be a special unveiling and presentation on Tuesday, December 9th where  … Read more

The Wait is Over

Opening with Limited Operations on Monday, December 1st! The past week has been a roller coaster ride for ski areas in the Northwest.  A series of storms delivered two to three feet of snow last weekend, followed by heavy wind and rain.  The resort was able to salvage some of the snow pack in Green  … Read more

Opening Update from John Kircher

This time of year is not a nice one for those of us in the ski business. That’s because it’s often made completely clear right around  the end of November just how dependent upon nature we really are. With an effective state of the art snow making system in the works, this time of year  … Read more

SAFE AS Women’s Avalanche Clinics 2014

{for immediate release} November 12, 2014 Everyone’s favorite season is just around the corner, and with winter’s return comes the highly-anticipated return of SAFE AS–only the most fun, important, and kick-ass way to welcome the winter season! SAFE AS (Skiers Advocating and Fostering Education and Avalanche Snow Safety) invites women ages 14 and up with  … Read more

Get Ready For Opening Day

Pre-Season Ski Workout – Get Ready For Opening Day The temperature is starting to drop at the mountain and snow has started to fall, which only means one thing, ski season is almost here. It’s important that not only your ski gear is in good condition before you go for that 20-foot drop or hairy  … Read more