They own several day-ski areas already. Bottom line is that they don't think it necessary to give-away "product" to clubs. They have no interest in one-shot wonders. They want allegiance and are willing for reward such. Duh?
Allegiance of skiing created the ski market from the ski trains to North Conway and the Associations and Clubs that followed past years in 1946.
Hansi Snider // Not the correct spelling... I think its a Schider of sorts..
You can have a ski area or a Bowling alley. Take your investment throw it or ski it.
It was not about corporate money at the time 50 years ago/ It was about afforability and a family Day trip to ski.
The ski clubs are not one shot wonders/ True skiers built the ski industry with clubs on consumer response and value and an investor will always think they can hide or make money owning a ski area? One of the earliest clubs was the Blitzshnells.
Many of the Original Members owned the Mt Whitter . Ecuses my spelling I went to Gmvs .
You are a fool to think other with your investments. Snow carnival big top Snow Farming without the clown and the big top tent is sold.
Ski areas are a Place to hide money--- few make it.
A ski area is a place to hide all kinds of cash if you own 30 other lucrative investments without plant and equipement depreation -
Think of Aig and Stowe?
It's obvious you sit in a cubicle in a high rise and make stupid decsicions.
If my spelling is bad and sentence structure I went to GMVS. and skied for the life of recreation and afordable recreation in America!
No slave to powder and Ice or jacked ticket sales,