1. Hip Entertainment Hub in Mammoth Lakes

The new Mammoth Rock ‘n’ Bowl features great views of the Sherwin Range, as well as 12 lanes of bowling, three golf simulators, foosball, darts, pingpong, two restaurants, a full bar and several private event spaces. Groups of up to 250 can be accommodated. Rock on! mammothrocknbowl.com

2. Updates at Olympic Museum

Want to incorporate a little Olympic spirit into a meeting or event? The Olympic Museum at High Camp in Squaw Valley is benefiting from renovations and newly acquired Olympic memorabilia from the 1960 Winter Games at Squaw Valley. The mountaintop attraction tells the story of the 1960 Winter Games from the proposal to photos, videos and memorabilia from the games, which transformed winter sports in western America and were the first Winter Games to use a computer to tabulate scores and be fully televised. Admission is free with a lift ticket or Aerial Tram ticket. squaw.com

3. Private Experiences Offered by HALL Wines

Celebrating its 11th year as a luxury winery and tasting room located at the foot of the Mayacama Mountains in Napa Valley south of St. Helena (with a second location in Rutherford), HALL Wines has introduced new private experiences that combine wine, food, art and culture. As a result, there are new function spaces for corporate, celebrity, sporting and private social events. The tasting room, outdoor gardens, terraces and courtyards with outdoor fireplaces provide a fun and picturesque atmosphere to connect with friends and colleagues and enjoy fine wines. hallwines.com

Set to debut on December 15, 2021, Montage Big Sky is centrally located within Big Sky’s 3,530-acre Spanish Peaks enclave and features 139 guest room suites with a mountain modern design and 39 residences. 

 

Located at the base of Arizona’s highest mountain, the 12,633-foot Humphrey’s Peak, Basecamp at Arizona Snowbowl has 26 newly renovated cabins and rooms that are the closest lodging to Snowbowl’s ski lifts. 

Everything is new in the cabins and rooms from the plank flooring, southwestern throw rugs, furniture, bedding, big-screen TVs, and accent art, including photography of the slopes at Snowbowl. 

 

Temperatures are starting to dip in Seattle, but if you want to get in one last outdoor gathering before winter, consider The Rooftop at WeWork Cap Hill. Located on the penthouse level on 11th Avenue near Seattle’s storied Pine and Pike Streets, the space offers inviting landscapes and spectacular views of the surrounding mountains. Capacity: 74.  Bring sweaters and scarves!