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  • Wyoming's Intimate Ski Hills

    In the past few years, both Antelope Butte and Sleeping Giant have shut down operations, citing low snow conditions and few skiers. But with tenacity, four small ski hills still plug along servicing Wyoming skiers and snowboarders on their intimate hills. Full Article

    17th January 2007

  • Bridger Blues

    With a less than three-foot snow pack, many Bridger Bowl skiers and snowboarders are sticking to packed powder blues. While enough snow has fallen to run all lifts, the resort is still warning skiers and snowboarders about early season conditions in mid-January - especially off piste. Full Article

    17th January 2007

  • Yee-Haw In Steamboat

    A bull rider knows very little fear, so slapping on a pair of skis should be nothing compared to saddling up to a raging, massive bucking beast. The bull and bronc cowboys from the National Western Stock Show in Denver made their annual trek to the slopes of Steamboat again for the 33rd Annual Bud Light Cowboy Downhill. Full Article

    16th January 2007

  • Sun Valley Hosts Honda Ski Tour

    It was a cold, raucous weekend in Sun Valley for the first stop on the Honda Ski Tour. "We probably had 5000 people here to watch the skier cross on Saturday," says Sun Valley spokesperson Jack Sibbach. "People were loving it." Full Article

    16th January 2007

  • Rocky Mountain High - On Powder

    Martin Luther King holiday weekend brought storms across Colorado and Utah followed by frigid temperatures. Southern Colorado was pounded! Wolf Creek had four feet of snow over the holiday weekend alone. Full Article

    16th January 2007

  • Up In the Air at Deer Valley

    Deer Valley has had the best of the best bumping the slopes for the Chevrolet Freestyle International World Cup. The snow is so good in Utah that Deer Valley offered to hold an additional World Cup aerial event, due to warm temperatures at Lake Placid, NY. Full Article

    15th January 2007

  • Frosty On the Slopes

    Martin Luther King holiday weekend brought storms across Colorado and Utah followed by frigid temperatures. Southern Colorado was pounded! Wolf Creek had four feet of snow over the holiday weekend alone. Full Article

    15th January 2007

  • Powder A'Plenty In Utah

    It's frigid and frosty in Colorado and Utah! With the cold came some fresh powder to the slopes in both states. Nick Como with Solitude says they've had fun playing in the snow. Full Article

    15th January 2007

  • Red Hot $62 Lift Tix for Deer Valley

    Having a hard time busting open the piggy bank for $79 lift tickets to Deer Valley? Drop into REI, Utah Ski and Golf, Canyon Sports or Ski n' See in downtown Salt Lake City for $62 ticket vouchers through the end of January. Full Article

    15th January 2007

  • Ski the Extremes at Crested Butte

    They're rippin' down the steep stuff at Crested Butte, as the resort has opened the North Face. That's thanks to more than four feet of snow since the opening of the season. Full Article

    11th January 2007

  • Picabo at Park City

    Superstars and celebrities will be on hand at Park City on January 21, for the 3rd Annual Picabo's Ski Challenge. It's an amateur ski race and après ski party used to raise awareness and support for victims of child abuse. Full Article

    9th January 2007

  • Avi Awareness Up in Utah and Colorado

    Utah and Colorado's crazy weather patterns have continued with sporadic blasting snowstorms. Resorts have been getting a foot or so, with a few days off between storms. The heavy snow triggered an avalanche on Berthoud Pass, which is the road you take from Denver and I-70 to get to Winter Park. Full Article

    9th January 2007

  • Australian Women Soar at Snowbasin

    The Flying Kangaroos of Australia have landed at Snowbasin Resort in Utah. The Australian Women's Aerial Ski Team is very visible in their red team coats and can be seen from quite a distance away when training on the Snowbasin slopes. Full Article

    9th January 2007

  • Sweet Schweitzer

    Although Schweitzer had to close most of the hill due to winds that rose to over 60 mph on Sunday, the mountain, and in fact the whole region, finally got the snow they were looking for last week. Full Article

    9th January 2007

  • Helper, Utah: a True West Hit

    If you're looking for a day excursion from your ski vacation in Utah, you might think of checking out the town of Helper. It's a cute little place, recently named by True West Magazine as the #1 True Western Town in its January/February 2007 issue. The closest resorts are Sundance, Snowbird and Alta. Full Article

    9th January 2007

  • Jeep Flies High at Copper

    Big air and superpipe stunts will be all over Copper Mountain later this month, for the Jeep U.S. Freeskiing Open. It's the tenth year for the event, to be held January 17-21 at the Summit County resort. The prize purse totals $60,000 and over 300 athletes are expected to compete in Slopestyle, Superpipe and Big Air. Full Article

    9th January 2007

  • Ski Bus to Moonlight

    Don't want to drive that narrow two-lane highway from Bozeman to Moonlight Basin? You can still ski, but get there free. Moonlight Basin jumped into sponsoring the new "Skyline-Link to the Peak" bus service between Bozeman and the ski resort. Full Article

    8th January 2007

  • Pajarito Piping Water?

    To combat recent dry years, Pajarito Mountain is considering installation of a $2.6 million snowmaking system. While May balloting of the Los Alamos Ski Club owners showed support, finding water is the challenge. Full Article

    8th January 2007

  • Avalanche Kills Skier

    On a day avalanche forecasters labeled as moderate - with areas of unstable snow and human-triggered avalanches possible - a skier was killed by an avalanche in the Teton backcountry. Full Article

    8th January 2007

  • Tamarack Opens More Terrain

    Tamarack Resort recently received a special permit from the US government to operate in 5400 acres of backcountry to the North and South of the resort. The resort had been eagerly anticipating the approval and less than a dozen trips have been run thus far, the first being at the start of the Christmas break. Full Article

    3rd January 2007

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