Park City Mountain Resort Bowls Reopen After Agreement

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Resort officials have dropped the ropes on some of Park City Mountain's best Alpine terrain, which has been closed for more than three years.

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5 Ski Resorts That Has Something for Everyone – Even Non-Skiers

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There’s something to be said about the magical feeling you get when you look outside and everything is coated in fluffy white snow. To the people who live in ski resort towns, it’s just another wintery day, but to those who come from warmer climates, it’s a winter wonderland! 

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In Vermont, Après-Ski Is All About Beer

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Ski towns in America tend to have good beer, but Vermont might be the state to pair powder and brews best. The Green Mountain State has more than 60 operating breweries and approximately two dozen ski areas — the most per capita for each category.

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Indy Pass Road Trip Combining Montana, Wyoming

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Midwestern Indy Pass holders on the far west side of the Heartland don't have a lot of choices for using the pass on road trips. In other parts of the Midwest, it's fairly easy to combine ski areas for a road trip hitting two or three areas on a trip.

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Powderhorn, Newest Indy Sunlight Form A Down-Home Pairing

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The Indy Pass has finally signed up a Colorado ski and snowboard mountain -- Sunlight Mountain -- so it may be a good time to pair it up with another of old-school, Western Slope day-trip resorts, Powderhorn..

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SnoCast: Active and Wintry Presidents' Day Weekend

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A busy weather setup from coast to coast with an active pattern taking shape for the upcoming Presidents' Day weekend. Here’s the latest forecast scoop in this week’s SnoCast.

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An Expansive Epic Pairing Awaits At Lake Tahoe

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A half-dozen ski and snowboard resorts encircle Lake Tahoe, and two of the largest -- Heavenly Mountain and Northstar California -- belong to the Epic Pass network.

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Wild Mountain Continues Making Improvements

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Wild Mountain, Minnesota's long-time ski area, continues to make improvements since it was purchased two years ago by new owners. It first opened in 1972 and has had only two owners.

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Plan To Develop Abandoned Colorado Ski Area Rejected

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Those hoping new life would be brought to the abandoned ski area in southern Colorado's Huerfano County will have to keep waiting.

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Check Out These Five Independently Owned Ski Resorts

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This winter, large ski resorts owned by parent companies have been uber crowded. Because Vail resorts decided to decrease their season pass price by 20%, people from across the world flocked to the mountains. According to Vail Resorts’ annual report, the company sold 67% more epic passes in 2021 compared to 2020. 

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Snowcat Tours Expand Terrain At Smaller Colorado Resorts

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At a trio of Colorado mountains, snowcat tours take skiers and snowboarders beyond the ropes to track up the untouched Alpine terrain -- instantly enlarging and enhancing their day in the high country.

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SnoCast: Comfortable Mid-February Conditions With At Least Three Storms

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Know what I love about this Valentine’s Day weekend outlook? The fact that skiing and riding conditions will be comfy for mid-February, plus we have a few storms (or more) to watch!

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Indy Pass Road Trip To Terry Peak and Deadwood South Dakota

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A unique opportunity for Midwest Indy Pass holders is to take advantage of a couple of days skiing at Terry Peak, the Midwest's tallest ski area, and add some gaming fun at the many casinos in nearby Deadwood.

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All Public Transit To Wasatch Resorts Free In February

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In an effort to cut air pollution, all bus rides will be free across Utah's Wasatch Front until the end of February -- making it free to ride up to the slopes from Sundance to Snowbasin and five in between.

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Loon Mountain Offers A Peek At Innovations Coming To Maine Resorts

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I was about halfway up Loon Mountain, hanging from a cable 50 feet in the air, when I realized I was locked in.

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5 Great Resorts For A Cross Country Ski Vacation This Winter

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The sport of cross country skiing really took off last winter. That’s not surprising, given that it’s an activity that is all about fresh air and social distancing, prime considerations during the pandemic.

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Get Off The Piste With Silverton Mountain, Bluebird Backcountry

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If the phrase "off-the-beaten-track" appeals, then it's time to pack up the fatboys and long boards and head into the Colorado hinterlands.

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Ski Resorts Aim For More Efficient Snowmaking Amid Drought

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With decreasing snowpack due to drought and climate change, the ski industry has invested millions of dollars in more efficient snowmaking systems.

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SnoCast: Major Storm Hits Southern Rockies, Now Targets the Northeast

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According to Punxsutawney Phil, we have six more weeks winter, and we are LOVING that report. Rodents aside, the weather clearly looks like winter this week with heavy snow from the Rockies to New England. Here’s the scoop in this week’s SnoCast.

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Standing Alone, Arizona Snowbowl Dominates High Desert Zone

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Towering more than 5,000 feet above the high desert floor, Arizona Snowbowl beckons skiers and snowboarders from near and far.

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