Colette Maddock

Safety Month: Know The Code

When the mountain first opened in 1947 there was an all-volunteer ski patrol made up of ten men and seven women organized by Otto Ost, an original member of the Hellroaring Ski Club. Equipped with toboggans, first aid supplies, and red flags to mark hazards, this crew nicknamed “Satan’s Mountaineers”…

Tree Well and Deep Snow Safety

Powder days and going “off-piste” into the trees fuels a skier’s passion for the sport. We dream of bottomless powder and savor the serenity that comes from skiing through the forest. Although these two experiences provide added excitement to our time on the slopes they also provide additional risks such…