Ferry Strobl: A Pine Pass Pioneer Remembered

Ferdinand “Ferry” Strobl, who was 81 years old when he died on Dec. 14 following a battle with cancer, is being remembered as an avid outdoorsman who played an instrumental role in establishing Azu Ski Village, the precursor of present-day Powder King.

“He was the face on the hill,” said Ilona Breckon, who is putting together a history of 60 years of skiing in the area,. “Everyone associates Ferry with Azu.”


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