Article on snowmaking at Maine's ski resorts, noting that snowmaking technology
Article on snowmaking at Maine's ski resorts, noting that snowmaking technology and equipment developed at Sunday River are now in use at ski areas around the world. High-tech snowmaking involves computer-controlled snow guns that can be precisely calibrated to produce anything from fine powder to a heavy base. Sunday River ski owner Leslie B. Otten credits serious snowmaking for much of his success. Greg Sweetser of Ski Maine, a Portland-based industry association, said Maine skiing brings in $120 million to $150 million each winter in direct sales, and employs about 4,000 people.
Skis and skiing, Snowmaking, Sunday River ski area Newry, Otten, Leslie B
Clark, Jeff, "Article on snowmaking at Maine's ski resorts, noting that snowmaking technology" (1996). Maine News Index - Down East Magazine. 2257.