Juneau pools won't change hands just yet his new facilities management position with Parks and Recreation. He said alternative funding sources such as the Eaglecrest Foundation were particularly helpful for the ski area in fundraising to pay for the Porcupine Chair Lift.A similar...
Photos: Hiking to winter

Sean Riley and his children, Keegan, 11, right, Keeley, 10, center, and Kyle, 8, enjoy the sun after a hike up to East Ridge about the Eaglecrest Ski Area on Wednesday.
Apply now for a Eaglecrest's 34th Annual Learn to Ski Weekend

...Outreach Supervisor, via fax: (907)586-4584, e-mail: or in person at the Eaglecrest Snowsports School window. The weekend is sponsored by Mendenhall Auto Subaru.
Ski Law

...will not make the same mistake - because if I can make it, others can too.By the way, it is referred to online as the Eaglecrest Uphill Travel Policy. The word "travel" was left off the white parking lot placard. As a Swede, I took the placard...
Bright moments in the Arts 2014

...that umbrella's big enough to keep the rain off almost anyone.? Chronologically, the first event of my five is the Eaglecrest Fireworks Spectacular, which took place back on Feb. 15. I had the chance to talk with the pyrotechnicians behind...
Pure Sole: Review This! crown and a trip to the state tournament for the second year in a row.My big blue snot-wipers were lost in the Eaglecrest parking lot. I wrote: "The chill in the air has taken a bleak turn for the worse. Yesterday, my best buddies...
Slopestyle athletes battle in GATP series at Eaglecrest

The second event in the Eaglecrest Ski Area's Great Alaskan Terrain Park Series featured the Slopestyle competitions and athletes did not disappoint."I thought...
Photos: Winter is coming

Remodelling work is currently underway on the Eagle's Nest at the Eaglecrest Ski Area. Along with more space being added to the Ski Patrol's first floor, new windows and a new deck are being installed.
Photo: Going Away For Gold

Juneau's Joe Tompkins surges off a crest on the Upper Hilary's run at the Eaglecrest Ski Area this week. Tompkins is getting in final practice runs before leaving for the 2014 Winter Paralympic Games in Sochi...
Sorenson, Audet, Freysinger fastest on banked slaloms

Chauncey Sorenson, 35, posted the fastest overall run during the Wild Caught Banked Slalom in the Eaglecrest Terrain park Series on Sunday, carving a 27.90 to top the Men's Snowboarding field, and Adrienne Audet, 16, skied to the...


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