snow Archives

Westgate will bring 45 tons of snow to the Valley

Things to do
by in Eat | Experience AZ Magazine | Play

Looking for all the fun the snow brings, but don’t want drive up north? Westgate is bringing in 45 tons of real snow on Saturday Jan. 30 to Glendale for a free snow day. The free, family-friendly event will offer guests the opportunity to pull on their mittens and hop on a sled, build a… Read More →

Hopi tribe withdraws Snowbowl lawsuit

Ski Flap
by in Business News | Legal

The latest lawsuit challenging snowmaking at the Arizona Snowbowl just north of Flagstaff has been withdrawn. The suit filed by the Hopi tribe alleged snowmaking using reclaimed wastewater might harm an endangered plant. The tribe’s chairman said Wednesday that the tribe was meeting with the Justice Department and Forest Service and wants a review of… Read More →

Snowbowl will open Thursday

Ski Flap
by in Business News | Sports | Travel

A northern Arizona ski resort that got nearly three feet of snow from recent storms is opening this week. Skiers and snowboarders can hit the slopes Thursday at the Arizona Snowbowl. Another ski area, Sunrise Park Resort near Greer, plans to open a day earlier. A winter storm moving into the state late Tuesday into… Read More →