Snow Grooming the Eco Friendly Way

Posted By: The Ski Channel on June 28, 2011 10:32 am

A company in Denver, CO has unveiled “the future of snow grooming” on their website After teaming up with the award winning local internet and social media agency SEOSkye, they have been able to make use of major social media connections such as Twitter, Facebook, Linkedin and YouTube. 

Already the EcoGroomer has received media attention from ESPN and Ski Area Management Magazine and Ski Industry support from resorts offering to aid in the framework with numerous resorts offering to aid in the development and framework of this new system. The system is scheduled for initial testing this Fall, with further engineering and testing to occur in the first part of the 2011-2012 Winter Season. The company may begin full production and delivery to major ski resorts as early as the 2012-2013 ski season and throughout Europe the following year. 

EcoGroomer is important because it is needed in the Ski Industry to reduce the cost of nightly snow grooming. This innovation with cut the costs of fuel by 30% and save over 20 million gallons of diesel fuel at US ski resorts alone by 2020. It will also increase the surface area covered by 200% compared to a standard snow cat.  

Please visit the new website at to see the latest information, renderings and development plans for this important new innovation for the Ski Industry.