mt ashland

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.  …

Mt. Ashland Ski Area closed due to high winds

ASHLAND, Ore. – The Mt. Ashland Ski Area was closed Friday due to unfavorable weather conditions. “We are seeing sustained winds that are high enough to make it unsafe to operate the lifts at this time,” representatives said. General Manager Hiram Towle …