Ski Straight Through Summer at Squaw Valley This Year?

If you were excited about spring skiing, hold onto your poles. Tahoe has gotten so much snow in this winter that you might be able to ski straight through summer at Squaw Valley this year. That’s right – endless ski season!

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Aspen, Intrawest, and Mammoth Are Now One

Recently, the Aspen Skiing Company announced the purchase of Steamboat, Stratton and Intrawest in a $1.5 billion deal to acquire Steamboat and the operator of Winter Park, Intrawest. While these two resorts are in Colorado, part of the deal includes Mammoth Resorts, a big name in California skiing including Mammoth Mountain Ski Area, Snow Summit, Bear Mountain and June Mountain.

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A-Basin Taps into the Heart of Off-Piste Adventure

After opening the legendary Montezuma Bowl in 2007, Arapahoe Basin Ski Area, located just outside of Keystone and Breckenridge, has not added any new terrain in the last ten years. Sure, they have done some great improvements to the lodge area, and brought in new opportunities for gear and rentals, but a decade later, with […]

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Will There Be a Last Chair? 2016-2017 Ski Season Resort Closing Dates

The trees budding all across the Front Range in Colorado and Utah, and water sprinklers feverishly spraying golf courses are signs that spring is on us and summer is near. To the dismay of skiers and riders alike, it’s time to say goodbye to the bittersweet 2016-2017 ski season.

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3 More Ways to Get Around Colorado Ski Towns Without Your Car

Picking out lodging, activities, and restaurants are all fun aspects of planning a ski vacation. Deciding on transportation, however, is not. It can be a hassle trying to decide how to get from airports to resorts, or how to leave the resort to do some sightseeing without renting a car for entire stay. Thankfully, you […]

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Skiing in July! Mammoth and Squaw Extended Season

For the mountains of the Sierras, this has been a winter to remember. Record-breaking snowfall from storm after storm hammered resorts like Mammoth Mountain, Squaw Valley and the slopes around Tahoe, bringing desperately needed moisture to a drought wracked range. Skiers and snowboarders alike have been taking advantage of multiple double digit powder days for […]

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Three Snacks to Fuel a Day on the Slopes

Whether you’re charging powder-covered black diamonds or cruising down the groomed slopes of a green circle, you want to keep snacks on hand that fuel you for a full day of skiing or snowboarding. So, when you need a healthy and delicious boost that you can eat on the chairlift between laps, look no further.

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