As those who once used it (including the archivist) get older, fewer people on campus are aware that Saint John’s once had its own ski hill, Mount Carmel, for downhill skiing and ski jumping. Here is its history, documented in campus publications, photos, and even a short video.
Roske, Peggy L., "Downhill Skiing at Saint John’s: The Story of “Mount Carmel”" (2023). Archives History Lessons. 117.
Downhill Skiing at Saint John’s: The Story of “Mount Carmel”
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