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Okemo's Operation Snowburst Returns: 100 New Tower Guns

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Okemo Snowmaking Guns

Okemo Mountain Resort’s Operation Snowburst returns for a second season of snowmaking improvements to include the addition of 100 new, energy-efficient tower guns.

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N.H. Court Rules For Mount Sunapee; Opens Expansion Option To West Bowl

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Mount Sunapee expansion

The New Hampshire Superior Court has ruled in favor of Mount Sunapee Resort’s long standing claim that the leasehold boundary for operating the ski area is the same as the state park’s north and west boundaries. That opens up the opportunity to expand skiing and riding into the West Bowl as a consideration by the owners.

 

Anderson, Kotsenburg Win ESPY Awards; USSA Gets Nine Nominations

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Jamie Anderson

Jamie Anderson of South Lake Tahoe was named Best Female Action Sports Athlete and Best Female Olympian at the 2014 ESPY Awards. The USSA was the most represented sports organization at the annual ESPN-sponsored ceremony.

 

High-Speed Express Quad To Replace Snowbowl Lift At New Hampshire's Mount Sunapee

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Sunbowl Quad

The Sunbowl Quad chairlift at Mount Sunapee Resort is being replaced with a High-speed Express Quad chairlift for the 2014-2015 winter season. 

Vermont's Stratton Mountain Invests $7 Million Into Resort Improvements

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Stratton Gondola Cabins

New gondola cabins, additional ski terrain, improved snowmaking and two new snowcats highlight $7 million in capital improvements at Vermont’s Stratton Mountain Resort this summer.

Six-Pack Bubble Chair Under Construction At Vermont's Okemo

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New 6-pak Bubble Lift at Okemo

Skiers and snowboarders at Okemo Mountain Resort this winter will view their ride up the mountain through the bright orange tint of a retractable, transparent dome.  A  new, high-speed, six-pack bubble chairlift with heated seats – the first of its kind in North America - is under construction at the Ludlow, Vt. resort.

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    Have to question the claim about the first lift of its kind in North America. Isn't the high-speed, bubble, 6-pack at The Canyons...

PCSkiGal: It's Summer In The Wasatch

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Summer in Utah

The snow melts and not only does nature spring from the barren trails but shorts-wearing, dog-toting, cycled-attached bodies sprout up as fast as wildflowers in July. 

 

Popular Chair 5 At Wilmot Mountain Undergoing Repairs For New Season

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Chair 5 at Wilmot Mountain

One of Wilmot Mountain’s most popular chairlifts, aka Chair 5, was down for much of last season much to the chagrin of its many patrons, but there’s some good news.

 

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    without this little ski area i wouldn't be the ALTAHOLIC THAT I AM TODAY.THIS IS WHERE IT ALL STARTED THANKS WILMOT. TIM NEE- SALT...

Idaho Mountains Mean Gnarly Mountain Bike Trails, Water Sports, More

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Sun Valley biking

The Idaho mountains resorts are well into the summer season, with vista-viewing chairlift rides, gnarly mountain bike trails and mellow disc golf and water sports.

 

SnoCountry’s Best Ski Resort Mountain Bike Parks

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Mountain biking at Northstar

Across North America, a bunch of ski and snowboard resorts convert their vertical feet, trail terrain and uphill lifts into summertime playgrounds for mountain bikers.

 

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    Canyons? One of the best!

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