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I-70 Corridor: Ski 7 Resorts in 7 Days

Summit and Eagle Counties are home to seven world class ski areas: Arapahoe Basin, Breckenridge, Beaver Creek, Copper Mountain, Keystone, Vail and Winter Park making it easy to ski more than one resort during your Colorado vacation. We’ve mapped out … Continue reading

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North America Snow Report

It’s snowing all over the country! We’ve compiled the latest snow reports to help you plan your next snow vacation. Taos had the most snow with 9 inches in the last 24 hours. Deer Valley and Snowbasin tie for second … Continue reading

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Hidden Gems

The Clymb recently blogged about the top 6 resorts that you “probably didn’t know about.”  We loved the list and were excited to see that we have vacation rentals at all of the North America destinations.  So, now that you know … Continue reading

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First Snow Day

November 21,  2013 may not have been the wisest day to use a Snow Day (yes, we get those at work) but somehow, the snow started to fall Wednesday night and never stopped. Being the middle of the week, there … Continue reading

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Top Resorts for Snowboarders

Snowboarding has been around since the 1920′s but did not become an Olympic sport until 1998.  Now with its growing popularity resorts are catering to the specific needs of snowboarders.  After all, not all terrain parks are created equally.  We … Continue reading

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Two Ski Towns, Two Whiskeys

Two Ski Towns, Two Whiskeys All bourbons are whiskeys but not all whiskeys are bourbons as I recently found out while out tasting some of the American West’s best libations. And by best, I mean gold winning. Who knew that … Continue reading

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Top 5 Things To Do in Taos

1)      Take in the sites of the Rio Grande Gorge located just a few miles north and west of Taos on US Hwy 64.  This 800-ft deep gorge has been carved out by the Rio Grande as it makes its … Continue reading

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Cooling Off in Park City

It is the first weekend of August and it has been one of the hottest summers on record. The family is cranky and tired of the heat. I had better think of a way to cool us off…. What better … Continue reading

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Three Family Properties in Mammoth

Being a “Family Guy”, I was curious to see which properties in Mammoth would be most accommodating for a family vacation. For a summer trip I highly recommend the Mammoth Mountain Inn. It is located at the base of the … Continue reading

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Selecting the Right Area to Stay in Mammoth: Summer Fun

Located in the High Sierras of California, Mammoth Lakes is a wonderful summer vacation destination. When staying in Mammoth Lakes, you are near several state and national parks including my personal favorite, Yosemite. With more hiking, biking, boating and fishing … Continue reading

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