Jan 13, 2012 in General

Steamboat photo taken by Larry Pierce

Steamboat photo taken by Larry Pierce

In honor of

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Jan 11, 2012 in General, Insider Secrets, Skiing & Snowboarding

Crested Butte has a reputation for steep, challenging terrain, plentiful snow, and a down-home atmosphere that core skiers love. But I wouldnt know, because I cant seem to

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Jan 10, 2012 in General

To celebrate winter, Durango Mountain Resort and Backcountry Experience are hosting Winterfest -- a festival full of winter fun! Winterfest is your chance to try out ice climbing, dog sledding, snowshoeing, Nordic skiing and more on Sat., Jan. 14 and Sun., Jan. 15 at Durango Mountain Resort. Created by the winter-fun experts at Backcountry Experience, Winterfest is the perfect opportunity for the whole family to participate in these and many other winter sports and activities at low or no cost.
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Heres a snapshot of the activities during Winterfest weekend,

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Jan 08, 2012 in General

By Kristen Lummis, braveskimom.com

We've watch the Winter X Games on TV for years. Generally, the shots of the crowd made us think that while our kids would love seeing the

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Jan 07, 2012 in General

Crested Butte 12-30-11

Crested Butte Mountain Resort (CBMR) announces that is has brought back its most popular and least expensive package deal of the season. $599 Fly, Ski and Stay includes a roundtrip flight into Gunnison/Crested Butte Regional airport (GUC) on American Airlines, three days of skiing or riding at CBMR and a four-night stay at The Grand Lodge. Or choose to stay ski-in/ski-out at the Elevation Hotel & Spa for $699 per person. In previous years, the package has only been available in January for this price point, however

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Jan 06, 2012 in General

Has anyone else noticed the weather here in Colorado? We're not worried, we're Coloradans. We KNOW it's going to snow. It always does. To help usher in some fresh storms, Colorado Ski Country USA (CSCUSA) is doing its best to rally the snow gods. From snow dances to sacrificial ski burns to planking, CSCUSA is working to get the attention of Mother Nature and Old Man Winter.

Planking

Member resorts, skiers and snowboarders have posted videos and photos of themselves doing their best snow dance on the CSCUSA

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Jan 06, 2012 in General

Steamboat announced a new ski and ride program specifically for the January Learn to Ski & Ride month entitled, Complete 3, partnering with regional resorts Eldora Mountain Resort and Powderhorn Mountain Resort in Colorado and Snowy Range in Wyoming.

With Steamboats new Complete 3 Lesson Program, learning to ski or snowboard is as easy as 1, 2, 3, said Jim Schneider, vice president of skier services for Steamboat

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Jan 05, 2012 in General

Powderhorn Mountain Resort has some good snow and the resort would like to share the snow with others by offering $35.00 mid-week (Monday-Friday) lift tickets to anyone who has a 2011-12 Season Pass from any resort during the month of January.

Powderhorn 12/27/11

Powderhorn 12/27/11

According to Daren Cole, General Manager of Powderhorn Mountain Resort, We have been very fortunate with the last storm tracks and the mountain is holding snow very well. There is a lot of talk about Powderhorn Mountain Resort this season and this provides a great opportunity to

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Jan 03, 2012 in Skiing & Snowboarding

By Kristen Lummis, Brave Ski Mom

Aspen Mountain, December 22, 2011.

I think La Nia must be a 12 year-old girl.

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Dec 30, 2011 in General
Echo Mountain_John Trousdale 12/17/11

Echo Mountain_John Trousdale 12/17/11

Theres been a lot of buzz lately about snowfall amounts, and here in Colorado, we know a thing or two about the white stuff. Colorado is known for having consistently good conditions and this year is no exception as resorts are providing a safe skiing

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