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Resorts begin to open as ski season arrives

For ski and snowboard lovers pining to hit the slopes, the wait is over.

Most of Utah’s ski resorts will be opening this week. Brighton Ski Resort will be the first to open, welcoming skiers and snowboarders to the mountain Tuesday. 30 more words


Intermediate Techniques for Skiers - Parallel Skiing

 When learning to ski, individuals use a V formation, often called the snowplow, to maintain control and check speed. As they become more comfortable on the slopes, they can begin to work toward the parallel skiing technique, in which skis sit parallel to each other. 171 more words

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Grouse and Cypress Mountains opening this weekend

VANCOUVER – There is good news this morning for skiers and snowboarders in Metro Vancouver.

Two local mountains will be opening Saturday morning.

The Eagle Express Chairlift at Cypress Mountain will be up and running Saturday at 10 a.m.  43 more words


$25 Lift Ticket Deal at Big Bear, California!

BIG BEAR LAKE, Calif./ November, 2014 – Big Bear is offering its guests an opportunity to purchase lift tickets at Big Bear Mountain Resorts for just $25, which is approximately 60 percent off the regular rack rate. 420 more words

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Wolf Creek Opener

If you decided not to go ski at Wolf Creek this past weekend, AKA opening weekend, and were in the area, there’s a very good chance we are no longer speaking.   202 more words


Can Ski Resorts Exclude Snowboarding? Federal Court Says "Yes"

by Matthew C. Piccolo

All is not well in Utah’s snowy, white slopes. Disgruntled snowboarders chose to file a federal lawsuit challenging Alta Ski Resort’s long-standing policy of allowing the resort’s customers to use skis but not snowboards. 982 more words