Recent Articles by Ray Grass
Published: Saturday, February 6, 2016 10:55 pm MST
The final World Cup event at Deer Valley on Saturday was the dual moguls that were held under the lights on a perfect, clear evening. The event featured competitors from all over the world.
Published: Thursday, December 31, 2015 6:25 pm MST
Even though Stein Eriksen was born and raised in Norway, he became a Utah icon in the six decades he lived in the United States.
Published: Sunday, December 6, 2015 11:04 pm MST
Major changes have taken place within the Utah skiing/snowboarding community, and within the past five years half of Utah ski/snowboard areas have fallen under new management. This past year alone, $100 million...
Published: Tuesday, November 3, 2015 9:51 pm MST
Over the past 25 years the annual Ski Affair has made it possible for the Utah Ski Archives to collect thousands of photos, films, tapes and books documenting the history of skiing in Utah. The 25th Annual Ski ...
Published: Friday, September 25, 2015 10:36 am MDT
Four Utahns were inducted Thursday evening into the Intermountain Ski Hall of Fame during ceremonies at the Utah Olympic Park. There are 66 recipients in the Hall of Fame from Utah, Idaho and Wyoming.
Published: Thursday, December 18, 2014 12:13 pm MST
Snowbasin is one of the country's oldest ski resorts, but to many people it is still "Utah's best kept secret.'' The challenge that new general manager John Loomis is facing is to let people know all that the r...
Published: Thursday, December 4, 2014 9:40 am MST
After nearly two decades of failed plans, the National Park Service has hit upon a 10-year plan both recreationists and conservationists have come together to approve. The park will open Dec. 15 under new on-sn...
Published: Thursday, November 20, 2014 1:11 pm MST
Ski Utah offers fifth- and sixth-grade students daily ski passes to Utah's 15 ski areas for free. Only requirement is they must be fifth- or sixth-grade student. Fifth-graders get 45 passes and sixth-graders ge...
Published: Thursday, November 13, 2014 10:29 pm MST
Utah's 2013-14 ski/snowboard season was the third best on record with 4.16 million skier/snowboarder days counted. Early indications are that the state is on track for a record season in 2014-15.
Published: Tuesday, August 5, 2014 9:16 pm MDT
Even after a slow start, Utah's skier/snowboarder total for the 2013-14 season was the third-best on record. In question, however, is the future of Park City Mountain Resort. A judge ruled the resort must vacat...