Articles tagged “ski”

Luxury

Ski Resorts Struggling With Climate Change Take Double Hit With Coronavirus

Climate change is forcing ski resorts to get creative to keep high-end travelers on the slopes — and pull in a new wave of customers. Now with the coronavirus epidemic impacting the end of this season, and potentially future seasons, the industry needs to do even more problem solving.

Ski Resorts Struggling With Climate Change Take Double Hit With Coronavirus

Business Travel

Are Ski Resorts Ready for a Warmer World?

Climate change is more than an existential threat to the outdoor ski economy. It will take a combination of greener operations and smarter business practices to ensure its viability for decades to come.

Are Ski Resorts Ready for a Warmer World?

Tourism

Fresh Investment Is Invigorating Many Northeast U.S. Ski Resorts

East Coast ski resorts are getting more attractive; it's up to Mother Nature to cooperate this winter.

Fresh Investment Is Invigorating Many Northeast U.S. Ski Resorts

Tourism

Swiss Ski Resort Reopens After Spat That Could Cast Pall on Olympic Hopes

Sounds like a lot of messiness in this ski getaway. If the resort and the community want to host future Olympic events, best to sort out the drama pronto.

Swiss Ski Resort Reopens After Spat That Could Cast Pall on Olympic Hopes

Business Travel

5 Top European Ski Spots With Cultural Verve

If you like to ski, but don’t want to plan a trip that just goes to the Alps, try these unexpected combinations.

5 Top European Ski Spots With Cultural Verve

Tourism

Maine Is Launching a New Campaign to Drive Winter Tourism

We can't imagine this is a new pitch — snow should have been a selling point all along for the season. Though if skiers are aging out, as some industry folks suspect, the state had better diversify beyond winter sports.

Maine Is Launching a New Campaign to Drive Winter Tourism

Business Travel

Luxury Ski Spot Breckenridge Tries to Diversify Its Seasonal Economy

Even luxury destinations must diversify their offerings to bolster the economy in the off-season. Breckenridge's slow and thoughtful approach can serve as a role model.

Luxury Ski Spot Breckenridge Tries to Diversify Its Seasonal Economy

Tourism

Potential Visa-Program Cuts Have Travel Industry Alarmed

The J-1 visa program is an invaluable resource for many travel industry businesses. It's clear that any cuts to the program would be detrimental to the travel industry and the broader U.S. economy.

Potential Visa-Program Cuts Have Travel Industry Alarmed

Tourism

Swiss Ski Resorts Rely on Summer Months to Turn Profits

Climate change and uncertain economic times have weather-dependent destinations such as ski resorts rethinking their identities.

Swiss Ski Resorts Rely on Summer Months to Turn Profits

Business Travel

Ski Resort Execs Look for Climate Change-Proof Properties

Climate change has real, increasing effects on winter resorts, some of whom are smartly looking north for properties that will deliver the snow they need to keep visitors coming.

Ski Resort Execs Look for Climate Change-Proof Properties