Several Ski Areas Open For SeasonAs the temperatures drop and snow moves in, several ski areas are opening for the season this weekend in Minnesota.
Best Minnesota Mountain Biking SpotsLocal adventurers who like the feel of their wheels spinning over rugged terrain are in luck. We’ve scoped out some of the top spots for mountain biking statewide so you don’t have to.
Spirit Mountain Opens For The 2015 – 2016 SeasonIt may feel like spring but the winter season is here, and Spirit Mountain is ready to celebrate! The ski area will officially open on Friday, December 4. Two to three trails will be open, complete with some freestyle options.
Boy Falls 20 Feet From Spirit Mountain ChairliftA little boy is recovering after falling more than 20 feet off the chairlift at Spirit Mountain. Cameron Jones was at the Duluth ski hill with other homeschool students on Friday when he fell.
Best Ski Slopes For Kids Near MinnesotaFamilies wanting to ski don't need to venture out west to hit the slopes. Minnesota and our Midwest neighbors offer plenty of options for the youngest ski-lovers within a quick drive.
Spirit Mountain To Host Extreme Snowmobile Endurance RaceSpirit Mountain in Duluth will host a new snowmobile endurance racing event next month, Red Bull Snow Boundaries. It's open to pro and amateur racers alike with more than $100,000 in cash and prizes.
Frigid Cold Closes Minnesota Ski AreaIt's not unusual for people who love to ski to brave frigid temperatures and hit the slopes. That is, if the slopes are open.
Spirit Mountain Closed Sunday Due To Extreme TempsSpirit Mountain announced they will be closed Sunday due to the extreme temperatures expected. According to Spirit Mountain officials, the Duluth ski destination will be closed on Jan. 4 due to "incoming extremely low temperatures and intense chill factors."
Best Places To Stay Fit During Your Stay In MinnesotaA trip to Minnesota doesn't need to keep you from your exercise routine. Check out any of these outdoor and indoor areas to stay fit.
Spirit Mountain, Skating Rink Closed Due To Cold Extremely cold weather forced the closure of Duluth's Spirit Mountain ski area on Sunday and prompted wind chill warnings and advisories throughout the state.
Finding Minnesota: Spirit Mountain’s Alpine CoasterIf your business depends on a certain type of weather to bring in customers, you can face a lot of uncertainty. But Spirit Mountain Ski Resort has eliminated some of the ups and downs of business by adding some new ups and downs to its slopes.
Wander Minnesota: A Guide to DecemberMinnesota is pretty festival-friendly all year long, but December is more jam-packed than any other month. Here are just a few of the events taking place around the state (outside of the metro area) by the end of 2012.