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Mountain Collective Adds Stowe and Taos to Its Roster

As if adding the international destinations such as Hakuba and Thredbo earlier this year wasn’t enough, the Mountain Collective has now established its reign in North America by adding Taos and Stowe to its long list of legendary ski hills. 857 more words

Dismal weather but still great hike

Ok so nothing here since 24 July when the blogging101 course was finishing. I can already feel my blogging muscles getting a bit flaccid. Went to Crystal mountain (in the vicinity of Mt. 461 more words


Lake Louise ski area guidelines quietly approved by Parks Canada

Parks Canada has quietly approved the site guidelines for the Lake Louise ski area, with no major changes — despite concerns from environmental groups and 11 former managers in the federal agency. 426 more words

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Climate change, snow sports and mountain environments

There can be little doubt that our fragile alpine environment is at risk from multiple sources, including feral animals and pests, inappropriate development, logging and climate change. 116 more words

Skiing the High Plains

This is one of the finest books written about the Australian Alps. Self published by Harry Stephenson in 1982 and long out of print, this compilation of essays about the development ok skiing in Victoria is exhaustive. 130 more words

Top 10 Ski Resort Bike Parks in North America

10. Jackson Hole Mountain Resort, WY

The famed Wyoming ski resort started making moves into the Bike Park scene back in 2011 and although Teton Pass offers more world-class downhill opportunities, the bike park scene is growing fast in Teton Village. 664 more words