Hiram Towle

Mt. Ashland sees big crowds for night ski

Ashland, Ore.- Despite the late start and the mid-season closure, Mt. Ashland is still looking good revenue-wise, and it’s all thanks to previous season’s savings, and skiers and snowboarders eager to get in as many runs as possible. “We’re seeing big crowds, …

Winter storm brings snow to Mt. Ashland

Ashland, Ore.– The most recent winter storm may not have panned out as many had hoped, but up on Mount Ashland, every little bit helps. The mountain is still closed and has been for most of this month. While the lack of …

Mt. Ashland opens for the season

Ashland, Ore.- Whether you’ve been skiing for a few years or for decades, opening day on the mountain is exciting. “I haven’t been happier than this in a very long time,” Hiram Towle, Mt. Ashland general manager said. Hundreds of people hit …

Mount Ashland finishing up lodge construction

Ashland, Ore. —  Mount Ashland is preparing for its first big snow. Mountain management is expecting nearly three feet by Monday. The ski area is hoping to open soon. First, it needs to finish its lodge renovation. A lot of progress has been …

Mt. Ashland sees first snow flakes

Medford, Or.- While much of the Rogue Valley is seeing rain in their forecast, 7,500 feet up above there’s snow. “First flakes of the 2017 and 2018 season have arrive,” Hiram Towle, general manager at Mt. Ashland said. The snow is a …

Mt. Ashland partially runs on solar power

Mt. Ashland, Ore. — Mt. Ashland is now solar powered for the upcoming winter season. On Friday, a ribbon cutting ceremony was held for the 85 panels installed on the roof of the rental shop. They’ll eliminate 12% of the ski resort’s …
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