Golden Eagle Awards

Goldeneagle HRThe Golden Eagle Awards 
for Environmental Excellence

Established in 1993, these are the highest honors bestowed on a resort for environmental performance. 

Congratulations to the 2019 Golden Eagle Award winners & finalists!
Winners are in BOLD

Golden Eagle Award for Environmental Excellence

Jiminy Peak Mountain Resort (MA)
Silver Star Mountain Resort (BC)
Sun Valley (ID)
Vail Resorts (CO)

Climate Change Impact Award

Jiminy Peak Mountain Resort (MA)
Snowbird Ski & Summer Resort (UT)
Squaw Valley | Alpine Meadows (CA)
Sugarbush Resort (VT)

Innovation in Sustainability Award

Alta Ski Area (UT) - Increasing Wetlands as Carbon Sinks
Bogus Basin (ID) - Waste Oil and Vehicle Maintenance Materials Recycling
Snowbird Ski & Summer Resort (UT) - R.I.D.E. Program and Mobile Application
Squaw Valley | Alpine Meadows (CA) - Bioswale/Water Quality
Taos Ski Valley (NM) - Food Waste Program/Mechanized Dehydrator

Hero of Sustainability 

A Hero of Sustainability is a ski area employee, manager or owner  who goes the extra mile and makes an impact – big or small – that influences ski area policy, employee action, or resort guest action toward improved sustainability.

Hilary Arens, Snowbird Ski & Summer Resort (UT)
Jack Hicks, Bogus Basin (ID)
Michael Gross, Squaw Valley | Alpine Meadows (CA)

Golden Eagle Awards Application 

View a listing of past Golden Eagle Award Winners.


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