Eaglecrest PFD sale fails to win back many season pass holders

Eaglecrest Ski Area is fighting an uphill battle...of its already lowered expectations, Eaglecrest General Manager Matt Lillard account for about 70 percent of Eaglecrest's winter revenue, according to Lillard...
Eaglecrest bike trail volunteer work day happening Saturday

The Juneau Mountain Bike Alliance has organized a volunteer work day at the site of the new mountain bike trail at Eaglecrest Ski Area from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 24. As a result, the trail will be closed during the aforementioned...
Chasing Shadows premiere

Eaglecrest Ski Area is premiering Warren Miller...All proceeds for this event go to the Eaglecrest Foundation.Since 1949, winter midweek lift ticket voucher to Eaglecrest, valid from Opening Day to Closing...
Runners race up the Eaglecrest incline

...the turnaround point, 1,400 feet above sea level at Eaglecrest Ski Area, with a slight advantage over Brian Hitchcock, 40 and John Bursell, 51, in Saturday's 10-Mile Eaglecrest Road Race and cruised back down the access road for a winning...
Freewheelers tackle Eaglecrest

The Juneau Freewheelers Bike Club took on Eaglecrest in a time trial on June 11.The course was a grueling 5:45.The next road race will be the Mike Hatch and Eaglecrest Road Race on Sunday, July 12, beginning at 1 p.m.
Photo: Eaglecrest trail work

Burke Bonjack, an employee at the Eaglecrest Ski Area, removes old wooden planks on the access trail to Pittman Ridge on Tuesday. A new hardened trail is planned that will loop around from the Eagle's Nest to the top of the Black Bear Chairlift.
Eaglecrest season pass holders are getting a raw deal

I saw the Empire article about Eaglecrest Ski Area pass holders. Eaglecrest general manager Matt Lillard indicated pass obligations, but we are skiers so we support Eaglecrest as best we can on our limited budget.I paid for...
Eaglecrest remains optimistic

Eaglecrest Ski Area has closed until it gets enough...forecast is calling mostly for rain. But Eaglecrest managers prefer to look on the snowy...terms of ski area closures. In 2003, Eaglecrest didn't open until mid-February...
Eaglecrest officials weigh in on incentives, refunds and the remainder of the year

Eaglecrest Ski Area is doing its best to stay the capital city. Members of the Eaglecrest Board of Directors addressed the City...Nature's done an about face on us," Eaglecrest board Chairman Mike Stanley said.Stanley...
Photos: First day at Eaglecrest

...into the sky on the Muskeg run during sunrise at Eaglecrest on Friday. Eaglecrest will open for the season on Saturday, December...more snow before we can safely open it," says Eaglecrest General Manager Matt Lillard.


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