TITLE

SNOWING MONEY

AUTHOR(S)
SAWYER, BRANDON
PUB. DATE
November 2013
SOURCE
Oregon Business Magazine;Nov/Dec2013, Vol. 36 Issue 9, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the snowsport industry in Oregon. It says that direct snowsport spending covered the $311.2 million from 2010 to 2011 season. It states that ski area visits declined by about 15% during the recession, however, gains of 10% and 4% were observed from 2009 to 2011. In addition, numbers of visits to five largest ski areas in the state from 2010 to 2011 are also presented which include Mt. Bachelor, Mt. Hood Ski Bowl, and Timberline.
ACCESSION #
91934735

 

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