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Vail Resorts Makes Skiing, Snowboarding More Accessible To Women

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on Wednesday, 22 October 2014
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Women skiing (news.vailresorts.com)

Vail Resorts launches a new initiative to increase women’s participation in skiing and snowboarding this winter. 

 

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RealSkiers: Ski Better In One Hour

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on Wednesday, 22 October 2014
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Action boot (Harald Harb)

The best hour you can devote to improving your skiing this year doesn’t involve taking a lesson, doing yoga exercises, watching an instructional video or even (stifled gasp) reading a riveting website

 

Seven Springs To Host First Marathon Event Nov. 1

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on Tuesday, 21 October 2014
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Seven Springs Hosts Half, Full Marathon (marathononthemountain.com)

Pennsylvania’s Seven Springs Mountain Resort  holds its first full and half marathon event, Marathon on the Mountain, Nov. 1., starting at 8 a.m.

 

Warren Miller: Freeway To Skiing

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on Tuesday, 21 October 2014
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Filmmaker Warren Miller
This is about unanticipated consequences that began for skiing in the middle 1950s. That was when Alex Cushing who owned Squaw Valley, California, put in a bid to host the Winter Olympics at Squaw Valley in 1960.

Opening Day Photo Gallery At Arapahoe Basin

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on Monday, 20 October 2014
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A-Basin

Arapahoe Basin Ski Area opened Friday, October 17, 2014, kicking off the Colorado ski and snowboard season! 

Wildcat Mountain Tests New Snowmaking System Oct. 20

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Wildcat snowmaking test Oct. 20

Wildcat Mountain in N.H. tested it’s newly completed snowmaking upgrade — the largest in its history — Sunday night (Oct. 20). The ski area installed more than10 miles of new snowmaking water and air pipe, 227 new high output/high efficiency snow guns and completed construction of a new, state-of-the-art, mid-mountain, booster pump house. 

 

Transylvania Tea Party Blood Drive At Deer Valley Oct. 31

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on Monday, 20 October 2014
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Deer Valley Blood Drive

Deer Valley Resort is truly out for blood this Halloween by hosting its 11th annual Transylvania Tea Party Blood Drive. This fun-filled, Halloween-themed blood drive is a tradition started by Deer Valley staff who wanted to support the community blood banks and get into the Halloween spirit.

 

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PCSkiGal: Win A Spot At Utah's 'Girls On Fire' Camp

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Jill Adler, aka Park City SkiGal, is an award-winning journalist and regular con
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on Monday, 20 October 2014
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Girls On Fire camp

Tecnica Blizzard and Keely’s Ski Camp for Girls want to send two girls to ski camp. I wish I was 15; I’d be all over this. Hopefully, by the time Sage is old enough she can find a scholarship this cool. 

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Ski Shows ‘Pump You Up’ Says Veteran Producer Bernie Weichsel; Plan Your Visit

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Karen Lorentz has written more than 4,000 articles, authored and published eight
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on Monday, 20 October 2014
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Bernie Weichsel at Fernie, BC

Ski shows are a mountain lover’s paradise. Thanks to exhibitors — resorts, equipment and clothing companies, and travel and tourism organizations — as well as special events and sports personalities, they are exciting, entertaining, and informative not to mention a fun prequel to snow season. 

 

Positive Vibes For Winter Lodging In West, Says DestiMetrics

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on Friday, 17 October 2014
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Eagle Crest Lodge Utah

The record-breaking summer for both occupancy and revenue among western mountain resorts is concluding and the positive momentum is carrying into the winter booking season according to DestiMetrics,* an organization that tracks mountain lodging bookings at 19 western mountain resorts in six states.

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