Author Archives: Kai Nilson

About Kai Nilson

I'm here to ski and chew bubble gum, and I'm all out of bubble gum...

Spring Powder Alert

Just when I was ready to get out the mountain bike for the spring season, Winter is letting us know it’s not done with Utah yet! Yesterday, the day after Saint Patrick’s Day, I skied 8″ of fresh at the Canyons. … Continue reading

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What Makes Beaver Creek and Vail Epic?

This weekend I was fortunate enough to make my first ski trip to Beaver Creek, and although I’ve heard a lot of talk about this luxury destination, I truly was not dissapointed by a single aspect of the experience. Check … Continue reading

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Don’t stop now, the Snow Dance has worked!

I find it amusing that just a few short days ago, my co-worker Laura D was writing about the tradition of snow dances. Clearly she’s got something right; between the public Snow Dance done last week at Park City Mountain Resort, and … Continue reading

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Ski Resort Opening / Closing Dates for the 2011 – 2012 Season

Check out the 2012-2013 Ski Resort Opening/Closing Dates The air has turned chill overnight here in the Rockies, and although we haven’t seen much of any snow yet, the change in seasons is certainly upon us.  “The Early Bird Gets … Continue reading

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Spring Skiing Thaws Winter Doldrums

As the songbirds return to the mountains, it is natural as the changing seasons to wonder if there’s still time to get another ski trip in this season! Over the past few years, I’ve personally decided that late spring is … Continue reading

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