Superior – Backcountry Powder in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula

Superior – Backcountry Powder in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula It’s no secret that the Great Lakes region can get socked in with snow. Those cold winds come screaming in from Canada and the western region, blow over top of the massive hot tub that is Lake Superior and Lake Michigan and poof, magic happens. Now, truth be...

Tour De Yoop – Keweenaw Backcountry

Tour De Yoop – Keweenaw Backcountry Tour De Yoop Part-1 Tour De Yoop is a multi-part series of contributions from skiers and snowboarders in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula and reflecting on their adventures during the 2018 season. Our first part takes contributor Collin Rehm and crew on a tour into...

Remembering Ivan Rinne

Remembering Ivan Rinne To say this is a post I’ve been struggling with piecing together for the past 2 weeks is an understatement. It’s weighed heavily on the back of my mind as I waited for the right opportunity to dedicate the time and attention it deserved. As a skier and a...

April Showers – Spring Powder Day in Michigan

April Showers – Spring Powder Day in Michigan Contributor Collin Rehm caught the spring storm that ripped through Michigan’s Upper Peninsula in April 2018. Follow Collin and crew as they get after the goods that dropped in a blower of a 3-day storm in April. Marquette Mountain was blown in!  April Showers?...

2018-2019 Michigan Ski Season Update

2018-2019 Michigan Ski Season Update Finally, it’s one of our favorite times of the year here in the midwest. The leaves have dropped along with the temps and we’ve got snow on our minds. It’s time to dust off that gear, stream your favorite ski flick and start planning for another great season. Last...

College Student’s Guide to Skiing on The Cheap in Michigan

College Student’s Guide to Skiing on The Cheap in Michigan Most people involved in the Michigan ski and snowboard scene can agree that getting out on the snow is one of the only things we look forward to during the winter season. With this being said, sometimes the financial side of the sport is the only thing getting between...

Michigan’s Kyle Mack Qualifies for Olympic Snowboard Team

Michigan’s Kyle Mack Qualifies for Olympic Snowboard Team Michigan’s own Kyle Mack secured his spot on Team USA Snowboarding team and is headed to the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Winter Games. Hailing from West Bloomfield, we’ve followed the progressions of Mack from his days at Alpine Valley up through his last...

Otsego Club Now Open To The Public

Otsego Club Now Open To The Public For those who are unaware, Otsego Club, the once private ski area near Gaylord, Michigan, is now open to the public for skiing and snowboarding this season. After some transitions in owner groups having seen itself go from a private ski and golf resort for nearly 80...

Michigan Ski Areas Race To Open 2017 Edition

Michigan Ski Areas Race To Open 2017 Edition The blast of cold air swept across the state of Michigan this week, with it bringing favorable conditions for early season snowmaking. Temps during the day staying well below freezing and in the twenties, overnight lows have been dipping deep into the teens, things...

What’s New at Michigan Ski Resorts 2017/2018 Season

What’s New at Michigan Ski Resorts 2017/2018 Season It took awhile to get there, but welcome to fall. With many regions across the state seeing sub-freezing temperatures, heavier frost and even accumulating snow amounts we can’t help but get geared up for the season. It’s time to knock the dust of your gear...