Mt Brighton Steps Up Its Game

Mt Brighton Steps Up Its Game With the Vail Resorts acquisition of Mt. Brighton last season, we knew the southeast Michigan ski hill was eventually going to be transformed. Beginning this summer, Mt. Brighton went under the knife for possibly the largest upgrade to a ski area in the midwest....

Sammy C Project filmed at Copper Peak

Sammy C Project filmed at Copper Peak This one just dropped and at first glance I thought for sure it was going to be full of the usual ski porn edit-ry. Blower face shots of endless pow and pillow fields. Big backcountry booters and jibs for days. Then at 0:22 the heli pans over a ski jump in the great...

Gretchen Bleiler To Attend Birmingham Rail Jam

Gretchen Bleiler To Attend Birmingham Rail Jam The 2x Olympian (silver medalist) and 5x X-Games medalist, Pro snowboarder Gretchen Bleiler is headed to Michigan to hang at the annual Birmingham Rail Jam hosted by Don Thomas Sporthause on Saturday, September 20th. Originally from Ohio and hailing from Aspen...

Karly Shorr Nominated for US Olympic Snowboarding Team

Karly Shorr Nominated for US Olympic Snowboarding Team A couple of months ago we featured an event for Karly Piper Shorr, the Milford, Michigan native who secured a spot in the USA Olympic Qualifier for Slopestyle. When you get a phone call telling you that you’re going to represent your country in the biggest...

BEHIND THE SCENES AT SKIS.COM & SNOWBOARDS.COM

BEHIND THE SCENES AT SKIS.COM & SNOWBOARDS.COM Many outdoor sports enthusiasts in Michigan, especially mid and southeast, are familiar withSummit Sports stores. With locations in East Lansing, Brighton and Keego Harbor, Summit stocks everything for camping and kayaking to skiing and snowboarding. Let’s back...

Michigan Ski Areas Open This Weekend

Michigan Ski Areas Open This Weekend With colder temps rolling through much of the upper midwest this past weekend, ski areas have been cranking out the snow. Operations crews at various resorts we have talked to state that these are some of the coldest early season temps that we have received in awhile...