News & Events

Letter From the Executive Director

June 25, 2020 - 10:45am

Dear Friends and Museum Supporters,

Welcome back!

I’m happy to report that, after reopening in late May, we’ve seen a steady stream of guests through the Alf Engen Ski Museum and the Eccles 2002 Winter Olympic Museum. Our carefully considered procedures and protocols for...

Clip of the Week: Winterstick 1979

June 1, 2020 - 6:15pm

Narrated by Warren Miller and featuring great vintage footage of Winterstick snowboarding.
It's short, but sweet. Click here to check it out.


NEW: Wasatch Mountain Recreation

March 5, 2020 - 4:45pm

An interactive photo timeline showing 150 years of recreation in the Wasatch Mountains.

How did we go from ski jumping at Dry Canyon (behind the U of U) in 1916 to mountain biking at Deer Valley in the 2000s? That's the question answered by our newest exhibit titled Wasatch Mountain...

New: Team 2002 Exhibit

October 27, 2019 - 5:15pm

Come see our brand new exhibit which honors the thousands of dedicated 2002 Olympic volunteers.

Approximately 26,000 individuals were selected as official volunteers for the 2002 Games. For three weeks in February, they dotted the hills and valleys with their colorful coats. By Opening...

2019 Hall of Fame Inductees

September 25, 2019 - 6:00pm

On September 25, Darrell Robison, Erik Schlopy & Craig Badami joined the Intermountain Ski Hall of Fame.