mt ashland

New changes are coming to Mt. Ashland

ASHLAND, Ore. — Changes are happening on Mt. Ashland this summer all to prepare for opening day on the mountain. “There’s a lot of work that gets done on the ski area during the offseason,” General Manager, Hiram Towle, said. “We basically run …

Community gathers to honor local ski patroller

ASHLAND, Ore. — Hundreds of people gathered at the Historic Ashland Armory Wednesday to remember the Mt. Ashland ski patrol member who died earlier this month. 23-year-old Johnny Walker was a wildland firefighter, ski patroller and surfer, and was well known for …

Strong season continues for Mt. Ashland

ASHLAND, Ore. — Coming off a hugely successful winter break, Mt. Ashland is continuing to have a fantastic season. During the holiday break, Mt. Ashland management said they received 1,000 visits per day.  On December 25th, 1,800 skiers took to the mountain, that’s …

Mt. Ashland open for Christmas break

ASHLAND, Ore. — The possibility of high winds kept Mt. Ashland closed Thursday but ski area officials are looking forward to an important Christmas break. The mountain will be open Friday through the next two weeks coinciding with Christmas break for local kids.  …