Dawn Patrol. Double Thumbs Up.

My alarm startled me this morning, it rang earlier than normal. It took me a moment to realize why I was getting up so early. Then I remembered… DAWN PATROL. Last winter, early morning skate skiing adventures were not uncommon – this year, not so    …more details

From Santiam Pass to Diamond Lake, Cascade resorts cater to cross-country skiers

When snow piles deep in the Oregon Cascades, it's nice to have someone grooming a trail.  Or, the same is true when snow is in short supply, like it has been so far this winter.  This point can be argued by the hard-core skier, but breaking trail    …more details

Central Oregon Skiers Canada Bound


20 Bend Residents Ready for Masters World Cup Age-group World Championship: Mary Wellington is going to be one busy lady over the next couple of weeks, crisscrossing the U.S-Canadian border so she can cross-country ski. Wellington, 40, who skies    …more details

Skiers turn out for Tour de Meissner


Dozens race and ski at the sno-park southwest of Bend: The Tour de Meissner offered something for pretty much everyone Saturday. The community ski festival, which took place in somewhat blustery conditions under hazy skies at Virginia Meissner    …more details

Buses for Bachelor (and Meissner!)

Federal grant of about $1 million will add shuttles to more areas A $1 million grant from the Federal Transit Administration announced Monday will help update Mt. Bachelor's fleet of shuttle buses and pay for bus stops at two popular Cascade Lakes    …more details