NOTICE: Construction Impacting Trails

Due to construction for improved wireless service, Becker and Elk Ridge trails and the upper section of Green Pond Loop will be impacted for the next 3 weeks, starting June 26th. Trails will remain open, but please be aware of construction activity. Some sections of trail may require stopping for construction equipment or a short walk.

We will update the status of the construction impact on trails regularly. Thank you!

Summer Group Sales

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Did you know that Snowbasin Resort offers group rates for family functions, social and community events, corporate outings and team building events during the summer time?

We here in the Snowbasin Resort Sales office would like to personally invite you and your group or organization to experience all that Snowbasin Resort has to offer in the summer time! We are proud to offer you great group discounts on foot passenger lift tickets, mountain bike tickets, special events and all of the great activities that make Snowbasin Resort so special in the summer time. From a causal group gathering to high end private banquets, our professional sales staff is dedicated to helping you plan and organize a memorable experience for you and your group here in the beautiful Wasatch Mountains in Northern Utah, making the process as easy and streamlined for you as possible to help create the best day ever.

For more information regarding summer groups and activities, please contact:

Steve Andrus – Sales Manager

801.620.1014

sandrus@snowbasin.com

 

Kimberly Miller – Banquets and Events manager

801.620.1032

kmiller@snowbasin.com

 

Now Hiring: Lift Operators & Ticket Checkers

Lift Operators & Ticket Checkers

Snowbasin Resort has immediate openings in the Lift Operations department. These positions are primarily weekends only with possible opportunities for additional weekday shifts. Previous Lift Operations experience as well as familiarity with Snowbasin Resort would be preferred but we are willing to train. Must be able to start on or before June 14, 2014.

Job Summary:

Snowbasin Resort will be adding a number of summer activities to complement the mountain biking, dining and concert series that may include a tethered trampoline, playground and inflatable features. Those interested in these positions should be willing to spend their day rotating from Needles Gondola where you will load guests and mountain bikes to monitoring both the tethered trampoline and the inflatables. You will also be monitoring our guests for the proper ticket and timing them while they use the features.

At the end of the summer there may be opportunities to transition to a part-time/full-time seasonal position as a Lift Operator or Ticket Checker for the 2014-15 winter season.

Wage: 8.00/hour includes summer gondola pass, retail and food discounts.

Shift: 8 am-6 pm Saturday and Sunday.

Other Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Properly and safely operate the Needle’s Gondola.
  • Properly and safely monitor other assigned activities.
  • Ability to conduct inspections of all equipment and properly complete relevant logs.
  • Be energetic, dependable and self-motivated.
  • Ability to reason and react quickly and thoughtfully to any situation.
  • Provide our guests with the best possible service.
  • Have an ability to focus on and engage all Snowbasin Resort guests.
  • Ability to work alone at times.
  • Ability to stand for long periods of time.
  • Have reliable transportation.
  • Ability to work outside in all weather conditions.
  • Properly maintain all work areas.
  • Greet, offer assistance to and interact with our guests and your fellow employees.
  • Load/unload mountain bikes at the gondola.
  • Be available to work on Father’s Day, Independence Day weekend and Labor Day weekend.
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds (or the heaviest downhill mountain bike.)
  • Be Flexible!Willingness to learn about Snowbasin Resort and what it has to offer: Mountain Biking, Hiking, Dining, Etc.

Utah Symphony at Snowbasin Resort August 21st

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Join the Ogden Symphony Ballet Association and Snowbasin Resort for a spectacular evening of symphony music under the stars!

Conductor Vladimir Kulenovic will lead the orchestra in this ‘Classically Charged Celebration’ on Thursday, August 21st at beautiful Snowbasin Resort at 7:30 p.m. Gates open at 5:30 p.m.

Tickets for the concert at Snowbasin Resort are $15 for lawn seating and $30 for preferred seating. Tickets can be purchased online by clicking HERE.

Preferred seating includes passed hors d’ourves for 15 minutes before the performance, as well as seating up front closest to the stage.

General Admission is lawn seating, bring blankets and low-back chairs. No umbrellas. Please be considerate of others.

Earl’s Lodge will have food and drinks available starting at 5:30 pm.

Program:

Utah Symphony
Vladimir Kulenovic, Conductor

SHOSTAKOVICH   Festive Overture
TCHAIKOVSKY      Capriccio italien
COPLAND                Dance Episodes from Rodeo
(Intermission, 20 minutes)
BIZET                        Carmen, suite for orchestra
KODALY                  Dances of Galanta
GERSHWIN              Porgy and Bess, suite for orchestra

Menus:

Utah Symphony Grill Menu
Utah Symphony Carving Station Menu
Utah Symphony Salads Menu
Utah Symphony Desserts Menu

For more information call (801) 620-1000 or visit www.snowbasin.com.

http://www.utahsymphony.org/concerts/1042-snowbasin

**Please no food or outside drink allowed** **Please no dogs allowed**

ABSOLUTELY NO OUTSIDE ALCOHOL IS ALLOWED ON SNOWBASIN RESORT PROPERTY.

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Now Hiring: Snowsports Learning Center Director

Snowsports Learning Center Director

Job Summary:

The primary function of the Snowsports Learning Center Director is to oversee all the daily functions of the Snowbasin Learning Center.  He/She will develop and implement programs that are guest oriented and profitable for the Learning Center, its’ instructors and Snowbasin Resort.  He/She will work towards creating the best possible environment for assigning and evaluating ski or snowboard lessons and instructors.  The Director will work with supervisors, instructors and other employees to provide a Snowsports experience that is on brand with the Snowbasin Resort and creates experiences of a lifetime.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Recognize that service is our product and helping guests have great experiences is our primary goal.
  • Interview, hire and train a staff that will exceed our customer’s expectations.
  • Develop goals and objectives for the department that continuously improve the guest experience while providing a financially responsible experience.
  • Develop and implement a Snowsports budget that sets sound financial targets and measurements.
  • In conjunction with other Senior Staff establish relevant programs, schedules & costs on a yearly basis.
  • Establish a training schedule for staff and monitor the effectiveness of that training.
  • Provide coaching, mentoring and performance appraisals of Snowsports supervisors.
  • Oversee the supervisors coaching, mentoring and appraisals of instructors.
  • Monitor and/or assist with work schedule development.
  • Insure that all instruction includes teaching of safety and skier/snowboarder responsibility
  • Manage and update RTP computer system for new hire, payroll, scheduling & reservations. Must have the necessary computer skills for all administrative duties.
  • Evaluate and modify Snowsports policies & procedures to the benefit of the Learning Center, Snowbasin Resort and the guests
  • Interact with guests and customers of the Resort in a friendly and accommodating manner.
  • Successfully mediate emotionally charged situations with employees and guests.
  • Insure departmental compliance with the Snowbasin Resort Handbook and Snowbasin procedures, including grooming, dress code and behavioral standards.
  • Appreciate that teamwork is essential for the success of the guest, the Snowsports Learning Center and the Resort
  • Cooperate with all resort departments, employees & coworkers in the performance of their duties
  • Conduct relevant daily instructor meetings that convey essential information to the staff in a timely manner.
  • Initiate and/or approve any departmental purchases
  • Communicate and promote ski/snowboard school and any of its upcoming clinics and programs
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the General Manger or as appropriate to meet the goals of the department and company

Criteria for Evaluation:

The Snowsports Learning Center Director is evaluated on performance of duties, leadership ability, communication skills, guest service, attitude, attendance and punctuality, attire and grooming, initiative, instructor feedback, skiing/riding ability and improvement, relations with coworkers and guests, technical knowledge, willingness to improve, PSIA & AASI certifications, professionalism and decision making.

Reports To:

The Snowsports Learning Center Director reports directly to the General Manager of Snowbasin Resort and is part of Snowbasin Resort’s management team.

Special Qualifications:

The Snowsports Learning Center Director must demonstrate excellent communication skills and have a passion for actively engaging coworkers and guests.  He/She must be able to adapt to all situations, be willing to learn, grow and improve.  The Director must maintain a high level of energy and enthusiasm on the job; be able to work long and irregular hours including weekends and holidays.

Salary: DOE

Send Resume with Cover Letter to: hr@snowbasin.com

Position Filled: Ski Patrol Director

Ski Patrol Director 

This position has been filled.

To apply to another position, please visit http://www.snowbasin.com/footer/employment/ 

Thank you for your interest. 

2014 Free Summer Guided Tours

Like a little adventure in your weekend? Care to learn about the inner workings of a Ski Resort, take a new route hiking, or just want to see what happens here during the summer? On a summer guided tour we can answer all of these questions and much more.  Discover Snowbasin’s extensive history, the science of snowmaking, or see what wildlife comes out when all the snow melts.   Meet our tour guide every Saturday & Sunday at 1 pm at the Moose in front of Earl’s Lodge from June 21st through September 28th.  So, Come join Snowbasin Resort for the chance to learn and experience our summer fun and deep history. Best of all its FREE!

2014 Summer Guided Tours:

June 21 & 22: Introduction to Mountain Biking For Children

June 28 & 29: How A Ski Lift Works

July 5 & 6:  Wildflowers of Snowbasin Resort

July 12 & 13: Snowbasin Ski Patrol History and Snow Science

July 19 & 20: Learn Disc Golf

July 26 & 27: Walking/Hiking with Poles

August 2 & 3:  Wildflowers of Snowbasin Resort

August 9 & 10: All About Geo-Caching

August 16 & 17: Beaver Dams of Snowbasin Resort

August 23 & 24: The Science of Snowmaking

September 6 & September 7: Tour of the Cirques

September 13 & 14: How a Ski Lift Works 

September 27 & 28: Dog Days of Snowbasin Resort

*Tours meet Saturday & Sundays 1 pm at the Moose.  Bring hiking shoes, a hat, sunscreen, snacks and water. Tours last from 1-4 hours. Tours in the base area do not require a gondola ticket.

For more information contact Snowbasin at 801-620-1000 or www.snowbasin.com

Season Pass printing will be available again starting June 14th

Resort Update: Snowbasin Resort Season Pass Desk is closed until we reopen for summer, June 14th. No season pass printing will be available until then.

The Grizzly Center Retail Shop will be open this weekend, April 26th and 27th, but no season pass printing will be available.

Starting May 1st, there will be no services available at Snowbasin Resort with the exception of Mother’s Day Brunch. There will not be Season Pass printing on Mother’s Day.

Thank you!

Blues, Brews, & BBQ Sunday Concert Series 2014

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Snowbasin Resort is proud to announce the 2014 Blues, Brews, & BBQ’s summer entertainment list. Beginning Father’s Day June 15th through September 28th join us every Sunday from 12:00 pm until 5:00 pm as we transform the lawn adjacent to Earl’s Lodge into a “FREE” concert venue that takes-on a festival-like atmosphere.  Come up and enjoy music from nationally touring artists such as The Shook Twins & Lukas Nelson as well as regionally touring acts like the Kap Brothers & the Codi Jordan Band.  New this year, Snowbasin Resort will be adding fun activities for the family such as a children’s playground, Euro Bungee & bouncy houses just to name a few.  But, don’t forget there will be hearty and delicious BBQ complemented by local Utah Craft Beers. So, bring your blankets, chairs and sunglasses to enjoy the afternoon of good food and music for the whole family!

Check out our Instagram Contest and use #SnowbasinBBBBQ to share your photos on Instagram for a chance to win awesome prizes including a 2014/15 Season Pass!

THE 2014 LINEUP:

June 15:  12:30-Codi Jordan Band/3:30-Cure for the Common

June 22:  12:30-The Congress/3:30-The Wheeler Brothers

June 29:  12:30-Bullets & Belles/3:30-Screen Door Porch

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July 6: 12:30 The Earful /2:00 Folk Hogan / 4:00 Diego’s Umbrella

July 13:  12:30-Fly Paper/3:30-Andy Frasco & the UN

July 20:  12:30-Fox Street/2:00 Jonny Burke/ 4:00-James McMurtry

July 27:  12:30-Bullets & Belles/3:30-Sister Sparrow & the Dirty Birds

August 3:  12:30-The Brothers Comatose/3:30-The Motet

August 10:  12:30-Kris Lager Band/3:30-Hayes Carll

August 17:  12:30-Jeff Crosby & the Refugees/3:30-Desert Noises

August 24:  12:30-Ugly Valley Boys/3:30-The Shook Twins

August 31:  12:30-Kap Brothers/2:30-The Weekenders/5:00-Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real

September 7:  12:30-Brain Ernst/3:30-Marinade

September 14:  12:30-Folk Hogan/3:30-Ballroom Thieves

September 21:  12:30-Codi Jordan Band/3:30-Todo Mundo

September 28:  12:30-Kap Brothers/3:00-Abraxas

 

***No outside food or beverage allowed in the music venue or the lodge.  Utah State Law prohibits the possession and consumption of outside alcohol including beer & wine on premise.  Bags may be subject to search at the music venue gate and any alcohol or outside food may be confiscated.  Dogs are allowed in the music venue, but they must be on a leash at all times, and they must stay on the grassy areas.  Dogs are never allowed in the lodges or on the patio.

Menus:

Blues Brews & BBQ Carving Station Menu 
Blues Brews & BBQ Grill Menu 
Blues Brews & BBQ Salads & Wraps Menu

 

Sponsors:

 

Late Season Lift Closures

Strawberry Gondola, Wildcat & Porcupine Triple Lifts are closed for the 2013-2014 winter season.  Starting April 13th Snowbasin Resort will be going to its late season lift ticket rates (click HERE for full price list)