Category: News

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Eric Seyse Wins Lumberjack Scramble

Under bright skies, Eric Seyse ran away with Saturday’s Lumberjack Scramble at the Tupper Lake (NY) Cross Country Ski Center.  Leading from start to finish, he won in 18:09.  Around 20 skiers showed up for the revival of a race…

Lake Placid Loppet Postponed; Craftsbury Marathon Is On.

Organizers postponed the Lake Placid Loppet until Saturday, 10 March, according to Facebook posting by Mount van Hoevenberg.  Warm temperatures and rain have wiped out their base.  The scene depicted in a stadium webcam resembled a skating rink more than a ski…

NY State Budget Proposes Moving Control of Belleayre to ORDA

In the just-released budget proposal for its coming fiscal year, the state of New York proposes transferring control of the Catskills’ Belleayre alpine ski area from the Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) to the Olympic Regional Development Authority (ORDA). ORDA…

New Owners Purchase Garnet Hill

On December 9, Pine Meadow Properties LLC purchased Garnet Hill from Mary Fahy and her estranged husband.  An Albany NY bankruptcy court approved the sale for a reported $1.2 million. A blog on Garnet Hill’s web site details work that’s…