PA SnowSports Museum and Hall of Fame

We are currently accepting applications for nominees to be inducted into the hall of fame for 2014. If any of you know somebody who has contributed greatly to the sport of skiing and the industry, please go to our website and click on the hall of fame link, and then scroll down to the form. Please review the form first before you nominate the individual. There are 2 versions, one is in PDF and the other is in word. Please submit your requests to Gary Johnson. The deadline to submit nomination forms is 1-15-14….

I wanted to let you know that we have the website up and running for the museum. The address is www.pasnowsportsmuseum.com

We will be having our hall of fame induction ceremony the weekend of September 20th, 2014 at Seven Springs. Please stay tuned for upcoming information on the website if you are interested in attending. In the meantime, should you have any questions, please contact Jim McHale whose information is on the website or myself, Thanks

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Lift Ticket Discounts for Ski Club Members

Lift Ticket & Ski Dicounts for 2013-2014 Ski Club Members and their families

Click here for the PDF flyer

Blue Knob Ski Resort – www.blueknob.com – 1 800-458-3403

- Monday, Tuesday, and/or Thursday – Open to Close Lift Ticket only $25 ($13 Savings) Need to show 2013-14 Ski Club Membership Card at ticket window.

Hidden Valley Ski Resort – www.hiddenvalleyresort.com – 814-443-8000

- Wednesday – All Day Ticket only $23. Need to show 2013-14 Ski Club Membership at Guest Services office.

Seven Springs Mt. Resort – www.7springs.com – 800-452-2223

- Monday Twilight – $26 Session 1 pm – 9 pm. – Holiday Mondays $40 (1pm – 10pm). Need Voucher – Present voucher at Ticket Sales. Voucher needed for each Monday Twilight Session. Please Note: Vouchers will be available from your WPSC Ski Club Representative

- Like2Ski Sunday Twilight Session(12:30pm – 9pm) & Holiday Monday Day Session: We meet in the ski lodge to the right of the cafeteria by the guest service area. Look for the Like2Ski sign. FYI – with your group lift ticket you get free ski/board check. Sign up for weekly e-mails: Colleen Ley @ crley@netzero.net or LAST MINUTE ONLY call or text 724-683-1683. Lift Ticket: $40 Rentals: Skis $25, Snowboards $30; Lessons: $20.

www.SKIPA.com – $5 off midweek coupon at any 22 PA ski resorts. Go to www.skipa.com – Enter Coupon code: skipa1314bro

 

WPSC Hidden Valley Halloween Party Thank You

The Western PA Ski Council would like to recognize and thank the prize donors who generously supported the WPSC Hidden Valley Halloween Party.

A special thank you to our major donor, Hidden Valley Ski Resort

Anytime Fitness
Blue Knob Ski Resort
Narcisi Winery
Out of the Fire
Peak Ski and Board
Penn Monroe Bar & Grill
PNC Bank Somerset
Ski Den Sports
Skyline Ventures LLC

Ski Clubs
Allegheny Ski & Sport
Meadville
Appalachian Telemark
Mon Valley
Beaver Valley
Pittsburgh
Der Sitzmark
Westmoreland
Greater Johnstown
Youngstown

 

2013 WPSC Hidden Valley Halloween Party

to Benefit the Western Pennsylvania Ski Council

Click here for the event flyer with all of the details

Saturday, October 26th, 2013

Only $15 at the Door (Cash Only)

8:00pm to 2:00am

Location: Hidden Valley Resort

21 & Over Only

 

 

 

2014 Ski Trips are Starting to be Posted

2014 Ski Trips are staring to be posted here: http://www.wpsc.net/ski-trips/

If you would like to add any ski trips to this website, please email the details to webmaster@wpsc.net. Please include the PDF of the Trip Flyer and the text of the trip detail (for example: Meadville Ski Club’s Powder Mountain, UT – 2/25/12-3/3/12). This will help me get your information on the website sooner.

Also, check out last years trips:

WPSC Trips (2013):

Mount Snow, Vermont, 1/27/13 – 2/1/13

WPSC’s Scandinavia Cruise – 8/27/13 – 9/10/13

Winter Park, Colorado, 3/2/13 – 3/9/13

WPSC Club Trips (2013 Season)

Pittsburgh Ski Club’s Grindewald, Switzerland – 1/11/13-1/19/13

Youngstown Ski Club’s Bristol Mountain, NY 1/18/13 – 1/20/13

Pittsburgh Ski Club’s Aspen/Snowmass, CO – 2/2/13-2/9/13

Der Sitzmark’s Sugarloaf, ME – 2/3/13-2/8/13

Youngstown Ski Club’s Holiday Valley & Holimont, NY 2/17/13 – 2/18/13

Youngstown Ski Club’s Snowshoe Mountain, WV 2/22/13 – 2/24/13

Pittsburgh Ski Club’s Sun Valley, Idaho – 2/22/13-3/3/13

Shenango Valley Ski Club’s Whitefish, Montana – 3/2/13-3/9/13

Westmoreland Ski Club’s Park City, Utah – 3/2/13-3/9/13

Erie Ski Club’s – Jackson Hole, Wyoming – 3/9/13-3/16/13

Pittsburgh Ski Club’s Park City, Utah – 3/16/13-3/23/13

 

2013 WPSC Race Series

The 2013 WPSC Race Series has been posted.

There will be a Slalom Race on Avalanche on Sunday, March 3rd. This is a make up race for the feb 17th race that was cancelled.

UPDATED 1/24/2013

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Detailed Event Info:

Council Cup Mixer – March 2, 2013

Also, make sure to check http://www.wpsc.net/racing/ for results and updates.

MVSC Ski Swap at Seven Springs

The Mon Valley Ski Swap will be on Sunday, November 18, 2012 at the Seven Springs Mountain Resort.  This Ski Swap is open to the public and is one of the largest Ski Swaps in the region.  Sell your old gear to people who will really use it!

The event will be located in Festival Hall (the closest building to the tubing area that is attached to the main lodge).  This location makes it easy for people to to unload & load their gear.

Click here for the Inventory & Procedure Sheet (you can fill this out ahead of time)

8:30-11:30am (Merchandise Check-in); no items taken after 11:30am
12-30-3:30pm (Sale open to public)
3:30-4:00pm (Unsold Merchandise Pick-up)
4:00pm (Items Donated to Charity)

Charity: This year MVSC and the 7springs Ski Patrol will have a donation booth set up for the Wounded Warrior Patrol, a 501(c)3 non-profit (yes, donations are tax deductible) that supports and teaches skiing to wounded military veterans and their families.  The organization is in desperate need for all types and sizes of ski clothing, ski equipment and/or cash donations.  If you have any questions about how you can help please email kyle@monvalleyskiclub.org.

Warren Miller Ski Film in Erie

The Erie Ski Club proudly presents Warren Miller’s Flow State, Where the Mountain Meets the Mind.  The world’s largest ski film will be showing at The Big Green Screen Theatre located at the Tom Ridge Environmental Center in Erie, PA.

Tickets are $10.00 each (cash only) and partial proceeds benefit the Erie County Special Olympics.  Tickets are available from 11am-6pm daily at the Big Green Scrren Theatre.

Show Times are:

  • Friday, November 23rd at 7:00 pm
  • Saturday, November 24th at 7:00 pm
  • Sunday, November 25th at 1:00 pm

For more information please visit www.warrenmiller.com