Press Releases


Not everyone knows how to ski or snowboard, but snow tubing can be enjoyed by everyone from the very first ride down.
Wrightwood, CA – December 20, 2011: The North Pole Tubing Park is now open at Mountain High Resort. With two moving carpets and up to nine lanes, conditions permitting, it is the largest tubing facility in Southern California.


Mountain High’s Express Pass is the latest in ticketing technology and pays for itself in its first use. It is the newest, coolest thing to happen to Southern California skiing and snowboarding in years. And the benefits are available to everyone…not just season pass holders.


Wrightwood, CA – November 21, 2011: Mountain High Resort in Wrightwood is supporting needy families of the High Desert this holiday season with a toy and canned food drive sponsored by The Society of Saint Vincent De Paul.  Any guest who brings an unwrapped toy or 2+ non-perishable food items to Mountain High between November 28th and December 16th, 2011, will receive $10 off an adult, 8-Hour lift ticket.  Ticket must be purchased at the time of donation.  This promotion may not be used in conjunction with any other discount or off


Wrightwood, CA – November 8, 2011:  Mountain High is now open for the 2011/12 season and on Friday, November 11th, the Wrightwood resort will offer free skiing to all military, active and veteran, in honor of Veterans Day. This is the second year Mountain High has made this gesture.

Says President and CEO, Karl Kapuscinski, “We are very excited about the new season and this is our way of saying Thank You for your never-ending service.”


Wrightwood, CA – November 5, 2011:  Winter has officially arrived in Southern California. A strong, early-season storm left 4 to 6 inches of new snow yesterday and Mountain High was able to make enough additional snow overnight to open today at 12pm. This makes Mountain High the first area in Southern California to open for the 15th straight year and the second in the state.