Boreal Mountain Resort

Boreal shooting for opening day Friday

Skiers and boarders itching to hit the slopes will get their first chance of the season Friday, conditions permitting, at Boreal Mountain Resort. “It looks like we’ll have the ...

Sierra resorts see banner season

With the arrival of spring, the end of ski season is just weeks away. Resorts will be closing on a high note, according to Andy Chapman, director of tourism for the North Lake ...

Our View: Winter Games offer cause for celebration

Although the 2010 Winter Olympic Games are in Vancouver, there’s plenty to celebrate locally. Olympic athletes and coaches with Auburn and Placer County ties are excelling in Th ...

Business booms for the holidays at Sierra resorts

By Gloria Young, Journal Staff Writer It snowed early. It snowed often. It snowed a lot. And that added up to a record holiday season for Sierra resorts. Northstar and Sierra at ...

Beginner programs hone skills on the slopes

This winter season, beginning skiers and snowboarders can advance their skills at a reasonable price. Auburn Ski Club’s Gift of Skiing and Gift of Snowboarding are entry-level ...