CATEGORY ARCHIVES: WINTER

The Great Stampede

Posted January 31, 2014 in

The greatest aspects of the winter months revolve around Shanty Creek’s winter wonderland of fun and exciting snowsports activities and events. Tomorrow the 38th annual White Pine Stampede cross country ski race is set to take place and conclude at Shanty Creek’s Summit and Schuss Villages. For the first time in five years, the Stampede features […]

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Opening Day

Posted November 30, 2013 in

The 2013/14 ski season at Shanty Creek Resorts opened yesterday, November 29th, with hundreds of skiers and riders giving thanks to Mother Nature. With seven runs including green, blue and black terrain, Black Friday looked more like White Friday at Schuss Mountain. Said one rider, “The only line I want to stand in today is […]

Let it Snow! Let it Snow!

Posted November 18, 2013 in

Ah, yes, wintertime in northern Michigan. Sure, the attraction of northern Michigan has long focused on summertime—with its blue waters, sunny skies, and sugar sand beaches. Ok, so Kid Rock immortalized in song the summertime in the region we call home. But the time of year most special to me is happening right now: as […]