Rolf Wilson claims 8th Gelande Cup title. Photos by Linda Thompson
Reporter Betsy Cohen and photographer Linda Thompson captured the scene at Montana Snowbowl yesterday during the Gelande championships in a photo/story package in today’s Missoulian.
It’s more than just another ski event. The crowd is drinking beers, devouring pizza, lounging in lawn chairs on the [...]
Anyone else feeling a little tickle in their throats? Because tomorrow is going to be a sick ski day!
This snow is incredible! Powder hungry skiers and boarders are salivating.
Snowbowl is reporting more than a foot of new snow today. The chairs are coming to a stop about now (4 p.m.) and it’s a whiteout outside. That [...]
LINDA THOMPSON/Missoulian Mike Wolfe nears the finish line of the 7.5-kilometer classic loop during the Missoula Nordic Ski Club’s Ozone race at the Seeley Lake Ski Trails on Sunday morning. Participants in the pursuit event went on to complete a 10K skate ski after a 10-minute break. Photo by LINDA THOMPSON/Missoulian
The Missoula Nordic Ski Club [...]
There is a ton of snow sports news – some good, some tragic.
A young Philipsburg man died on Tuesday after hitting a tree at Discovery Ski Area. The 20 something year old was an expert skier, ski instructor, wearing a helmet and skiing Claim Jumper, an intermediate run. It was his first run of the day, [...]
I wrote a story for the Missoulian’s outdoors page (comes out Thursday!) about Lookout Pass’ 75th anniversary season. It’s a look back at the ski area’s humble beginnings and a look forward at what is likely to be a dynamic future full of changes and expansion.
Looking down the mountain at the base of Lookout Pass [...]