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Park City Wins Gold! Not the Winter Olympics Kind…

Park City and mountain towns alike are havens for powder hounds during the winter. Greatest mountain town secret? During the summer these ski havens morph into sanctuaries for downhillers, cross-country, and road bikers. Well, it might not be a huge … Continue reading

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Spring Break Over? Summer Vacation Not Here Yet? Weekend Getaways are the Answer.

May is an interesting bridge month for those looking to travel. Spring break is over and unless you have vacation days on reserve, you most likely need to work before earning more days off (or have a summer vacation already … Continue reading

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Picture Yourself in a Park: National Park Week 2012

We are half way through National Park Week! If spontaneity is your thing, then hop in your car and head to one of the 397 National Parks in every US state and territory (expecpt for Delaware – sorry Delaware) to enjoy free … Continue reading

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Three Story Greenhouse Coming to Downtown Jackson Hole. Wait, What?

After college, I along with many of my friends/peers, ventured west to give ski bumming a try. I learned that ski bumming is not difficult – what’s difficult is leaving a mountain town after a winter of ski bumming. Three … Continue reading

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Are We Allowed to be Here? Sunday Funday in Park City

Ironically one of the first times I gave golf a shot – no pun intended – was after a long day of skiing. Yes, I skied in the morning and turned in my poles for golf clubs in the afternoon. … Continue reading

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It Keeps Snowing in Tahoe

Starting today, a continuous stream of moisture is expected to hit Lake Tahoe and by a continuous stream of moisture we mean snow, snow and more snow. The storm should go a little like this: winter storm watch goes into effect … Continue reading

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Which Ski Mountain is the Easter Bunny’s Favorite? We Think Winter Park.

Winter Park is full of tradition when it comes to Easter weekend.  The first tradition puts to the test: is it easier to find Easter eggs against grass or a winter white background? To find out you will have to participate in Winter … Continue reading

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Breckenridge Extends its Season – Who Else is Extending Their Season?

To celebrate its 50th season Breckenridge is granting its 50th wish: extending the ski season by two extra weekends. For pass holders they will continue to be valid April 20-22 and April 27-29. Continuing in the theme of 50, day … Continue reading

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G. Love and Special Sauce to Invade the Tetons

Saint Patrick’s Day in any ski town is a big celebration. People like to be outside and indulge in adult beverages once the weather warms up and the sun comes out. This is definitely true for Jackson Hole Mountain Resort. … Continue reading

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World Pond Skimming Championships

As we mentioned before it’s that time of year: pond skimming time and Vail is hosting the World Pond Skimming Championships on April 15, 2012! Sponsored by ROCKSTAR this is the pond skim of all pond skim events. Not only … Continue reading

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