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U2C: From dogs to demons!

DENVER — From dogs to demons… There are plenty of bizarre stories we need to update you on that are Unique 2 Colorado!

The biggest: The Golden Retrievers who were rescued from harsh conditions in Istanbul, Turkey are doing well. 122 more words

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Backcountry Skiers Requiring Rescue @Steamboat To Pay $500 Fines

We’ve all heard the cringeworthy story before. Destination skier heads out the gate looking for some untracked powder only to get rescued from an avalanche prone zone miles from the resort base. 181 more words

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Skiers, beware: How to stay safe in the backcountry

It’s been a busy season already for emergency rescue teams across the province as threats of avalanche loom. Jan Neuspiel, founder and expert advisor of the Vancouver Island Avalanche Centre, joined CBC to offer safety tips for those venturing in avalanche territory. 14 more words

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SIA Report: Snow Sports Participants Up 1% From A Year Ago

SnowSports Industries of America (SIA) released their most recent Participation Report. The report give the industry a sense of the health of the ski business in the United States and aims to establish levels of activity and identify key trends in sports. 146 more words

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Out-of-bounds skiers forced to stay the night on Cypress Mountain

It’s been a very cold and snowy night for two skiers who went out-of-bounds on Cypress Mountain Sunday. They have now been rescued.

North Shore Rescue says it had no choice but to leave the skiers overnight because it was just too dangerous to rescue them yesterday. 89 more words

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25 mountains everyone should ski in their lifetime

(Source: www.businessinsider.com)

Ski bums and boarders follow the powder around the world to shred slopes at the best resorts.¬†From ritzy Snowmass in Aspen, Colorado, to the steep terrain of Cerro Catedral in Argentina, here are 25… 614 more words

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