Utah's Newest Old Ski Resort

Oct 7, 2010
Outside Magazine

Powder Skiing Photo from solarthermienator on Flickr

Eagle Point, Utah's 14th ski resort, is set to open this December 15, weather permitting, according to SkiNet.com, though there's a chance you've already skied there.

Formerly known as Elk Meadows Ski Resort, the property, which has lain dormant for eight years, was purchased last December at auction by a trio of investors forming XE Capital.

The resort, located in Utah's Tushar Mountains, is roughly a three-hour drive from both Salt Lake City and Las Vegas.

"We’re just selling the skiing experience,” said NYC-based CEO Shane Gadbaw. “This year is all about a place where people can ski and have fun… getting back with the locals, reestablishing a connection to skiers from Las Vegas, southern Utah, and southern California.”

--Michael Webster

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