Ski & Snow Sports

 Bob Mock, an instructor for Ice & Blades Figure Skating, gives a lesson to R.J. Springer of Racoon Township and Jessica Wasik of Aliquippa at the Alpha Ice Complex in Harmar.

Pittsburgh loves ice skating, but how many rinks might prove too many?

In a region already supporting about 30 ice rinks, some industry insiders are wondering if the market is reaching oversaturation.

about 4 hours ago

 Snow tubing is a popular evening activity at Wisp Resort.

What's new at Pittsburgh-area ski resorts this season

Pittsburgh’s regional ski resorts make many tweaks for the 2015-16 season to keep guests coming back.

2 weeks ago

 A skier slides to a snowy stop at Hidden Valley.

A roundup of ski and snowboard resorts in the Pittsburgh area for the 2015-16 season

Most Pittsburgh and regional resorts raise lift ticket, rental and lesson prices by as much as $5 for the 2015-16 snowsports season.

2 weeks ago

 The old double chairlift at Laurel Mountain Ski Area will be replaced with a four passenger (quad) chairlift.

Restoration of Laurel Mountain advancing

Work begins on the Pennsylvania-owned Laurel Mountain Ski Area to prepare it for opening in fall 2016.

2 weeks ago