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Ten Athletes, Sportbuilders Named to 2014 U.S. Ski & Snowboard Hall of Fame Class

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Ten athletes and sports builders have been named to the U.S. Ski and Snowboard Hall of Fame and make up the Class of 2014. Induction is set for April 11,2015 in Steamboat, Colo. at the conclusion of Skiing History Week, with a second ceremony planned Sept. 18 at the Ski Hall of Fame in Ishpeming, Mich.

 

RealSkiers: Swap 'Til You Drop

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Ski swaps

Outfitting an adult of limited experience in new gear, as I had the great pleasure of doing again yesterday, easily runs to a grand, and that’s without a stitch of clothing above the sock level. 

 

Lutsen Mountains Makes Unique Top Five Travel List; Plans To Open Nov. 15

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Lutsen Mountains

Some of the best skiing in the U.S. is found in some of the least discovered locations, according to Travel Blue Book co-founder Greg Johnson, and the Heartland’s Lutsen Mountains is on that list.

 

53rd Albany Ski & Snowboard Expo Returns Nov. 7-9

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Albany Ski & Snowboard Expo
New York and Vermont skiers looking to discover the latest in ski and board gear innovations, resort news, lift ticket deals and vacation planning will find all that and more at New York's largest and longest-running winter sports show, the 53rd annual Albany Ski & Snowboard Expo.

Nov. Features Three Calif. SnowBomb Shows

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Attendees at SnowBomb Festival (SnowBomb)

San Francisco, San Jose, and Sacramento are the sites for the 2014 SnowBomb Ski & Board Festivals. More than 25 resorts and representatives from skiing and boarding manufacturers will be on hand to answer your questions.

 

Terry Peak Expansion Moving Ahead In South Dakota

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Terry Peak updates progress (Terry Peak)

The Heartland’s tallest ski area, Terry Peak in the Black Hills of South Dakota, continues to slowly move ahead with the Wharf Expansion Project, a partnership with Gold Corp the owner of Wharf Gold Mine that sits just below Inferno.

 

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    terry peak is in south dakota not north

USA's Shiffrin Ties Austrian For First GS World Cup Win; Ligety's Mistake Costs Him

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Mikaela Shiffrin in Soelden 2014

Olympic slalom champion Michaela Shiffrin (Eagle-Vail) won her first-ever giant slalom Saturday at Soelden, Austria. She had a very narrow .09 second margin over Austrian Anna Fenniger, then came from behind. She literally scorched the bottom flats of the course in her second run to tie Fenninger for the podium's top step.  

 

New Hampshire Snowboarder Tours The Globe in 'Mr. Plant'

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Mr. Plant

Mr. Plant, a Veeco Film production based on the travels of snowboarder and New Hampshire backwoodsman Pat Moore, follows Pat as he spends a season traveling around the world with the rest of the Volcom Snow family, friends and icons.

 

Midwest Community Groups Step Up To Help Local Skiing

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Detroit Mountain's new chairlift construction
Near Stevens Point, Wisconsin, Standing Rocks Park needed help in purchasing snowguns for their downhill ski area. Detroit Mountain, along the North Dakota/Minnesota border near Fargo, had been closed since 2004. In both cases community groups stepped up.

Peak Resorts Files For Initial Public Offering; Could Raise $100 Million

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Peak Resorts has filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for an initial public offering of its common stock that could raise $100 million. The number of shares to be offered and the price range for the offering have not yet been determined. If approved, stock will be listed on the NASDAQ Global Market ("NASDAQ") under the symbol "SKIS".

 

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