Stat Check #1

Snowboarder/Skier Visits (In Millions)

Percentage of total visits who are snowboarders

Yeartotal visits% who snowboard

1998-9952.122.9%

1997-9854.121.9

1996-9752.517.7

1995-9654.014.5

 #2Proportion of resort area covered by snowmaking (average by region):

Region:

Northeast Southeast Midwest Rocky Mountains Pacific West

Percentage

819689146

 #3Percentage of resorts in each region that offer night skiing:

Region

Northeast Southeast Midwest Rocky Mountains Pacific West

Percentage

4489922036

 #4Average length of season by region:

Northeast Southeast Midwest Rocky Mountains Pacific West

# of days

1449891150158

 

 

 #51998-99 Snowboard Equipment Increases

Snowboards up 33 percent

Boots up 18 percent

Bindings up 6 percent.