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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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Top 3 Things to Know About Mammoth

Mammoth Lakes, CA is home to boundless activities and recreation for all types of travelers.  Whether you’re planning for a weekend trip with your best buddies or for a family vacation, there is something for everyone in Mammoth. In the … Continue reading

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Mammoth Brewing Company Tasting Room

A highlight of my Mammoth trip was a visit to the tasting room at the Mammoth Brewing Company. After a day of hiking we headed to there to quench our thirst. We ordered a tasting flight which included six 2 … Continue reading

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Memorial Day in Heber, Utah

With Memorial Day fast approaching you may be trying to decide where to have some fun this weekend. Homestead and Zermatt are both celebrating with a variety of events and opportunities to head out of town. The weekend is kicking … Continue reading

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Gambling + Snowboarding in South Lake Tahoe

Living in Salt Lake City provides me access to many of the top ski resorts in the country and some of the best snow on earth. However, we have laws in Utah that keep us from doing one of my … Continue reading

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Lake Tahoe Area: My Ten Favorite Things

I recently took a trip to the Lake Tahoe area, visiting Heavenly, Kirkwood, and Northstar. Here are ten of my favorite things about the area: Heavenly 1. There’s something cool about skiing across a border. Heavenly sits astride the border … Continue reading

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