Industry headlines: Intriguing reads from around the web'
Dealing with race on the slopes: Among all skiing participants, 88 percent are white. It’s time to examine that fact more closely. [Powder]
Vail Resorts supports youth of color: The CEO of Vail Resorts, Rob Katz, and his wife, Elana Amsterdam, announced the recipients of a $1.5 million donation to support DEI-focused youth organizations across the country.
Insurance for adventurers: A Virginia-based startup offering on-demand accident insurance to outdoor enthusiasts has expanded its service to 32 states in just a few months. [Richmond BizSense]
Portland focuses on inclusion: Parks officials and advocates in Portland, Oregon, are finding ways to make the outdoors more accessible for people of color. [Street Roots]
Pence criticized: The Coalition To Protect America's National Parks criticized the vice president for using Fort McHenry—a national monument—as the backdrop for a political speech. [National Parks Traveler]
National parks free entry: To celebrate the 104th birthday of the National Park Service, entrance fees to all parks will be waived tomorrow. [Time Out]
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