Skiing

Red Lodge Man Wins Ski-Joring
The Gazette reports that Tyler Smedsrud’s lightning-fast finishes in the top bracket at Montana’s oldest ski-joring competition earned him the first-place trophy on Sunday.
Unfortunately, he was lying in an ambulance next to the track...
Chairlift Derailed
Dozens of skiers and snowboarders were stranded high above Red Lodge Mountain after a chairlift cable derailed on Saturday afternoon.
Q2 reports that Red Lodge Mountain Resort General Manager Jeff Schmidt said the issue occurred on the first terminal of the triple chairlift...
Warm Temps Thwart Ski Resort Openings
The Billings Gazette reports that rain and record-breaking high temperatures last week prompted several Montana ski resorts to delay their opening weekends.  Meanwhile, the National Weather Service expects a return to more seasonable weather this week...