The Way We Were: Old Tremblant

Mt. Tremblant

The tiny Laurentian village clustered at the bottom of the lifts dropped us into a fairy tale. We were surrounded by the pitched roofs of little pastel-colored cottages buried in pristine white drifts. 

 

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The Way We Were: Memorable Moments With Skiing’s Stars

Stein Eriksen (left), Ted Heck (Ted Heck Archives)

The pictures on the vanity walls of my home office are often distractions. Dozens of skiing photos lure me away from tasks and down the slopes of recollection.

 

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The Way We Were: Every Day’s A Bluebird Day At Mount Snow

Bluebird Lift Debut (Mount Snow)

The cliché was really unavoidable during a trip to Mount Snow in February 2012. It was a bluebird day for Mount Snow’s Bluebird Express.

 

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The Way We Were: Inflation And The Cost Of Lift Tickets

Pico, Vt.

The year was 1966. An adult midweek lift ticket cost $7 at Stowe or Killington. The next year we paid $35 for five days of midweek skiing and lessons.

 

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