Topic: National Ski Areas Association
Hot air balloon crash in Egypt leaves 19 dead. A woman on a hiking trip in Hawaii swept away and drowned. Adventure vacations have serious consequences, some like the balloon crash and hiking trip happened recently, but the industry is growing.
New England blizzard: Forecasters are predicting more than 2 feet of snow in New England, and blizzard conditions, including high winds, blowing snow, and coastal flooding.
Sugarloaf Mountain had a ski lift derail Tuesday. But major ski-lift mishaps like the one at Sugarloaf accident are rare. The most recent ski-lift fatality was in 1993.
12/28/2010 04:41 pm