12 Apr 2014

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Roger Strong in Alaska. Photo courtesy of Corky Still. 

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8 Apr 2014

CEO Jamie Schectman Nominated for SAMMY Award

Written By: Colin Korst For those of you unfamiliar, Ski Area Management, or SAM, is a publication that is considered “The Voice of the Mountain Resort Industry.” Now in its 50th year of operation, this online and print magazine is well respected within ski resort circles. Each year dating back to 1998, SAM  has given out [...]

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5 Apr 2014

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George Hjelte at Squaw Valley, CA. Photo courtesy of Elevated Images Photography. 

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2 Apr 2014

Squaw Valley : Help Decide Its Future

Long time residents of Squaw Valley have come together to create their own town, Olympic Valley. The community is at crossroads. Large scale developments are being proposed and water shortages are being felt. Olympic Valley, home to the iconic Squaw Valley Ski Area, is located in Eastern Placer County of California. Right now, 4 out [...]

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29 Mar 2014

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Oystein Aasheim and Kaylin Richardson touring in Norway. Photo courtesy of Danny Day.   

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22 Mar 2014

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Noah Gaffney climbing Mt Gibbs, CA. Photo courtesy of Dr Robb Gaffney. 

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15 Mar 2014

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Josh Varney at Red Lodge, Montana. Photo courtesy of Beau Fredland.  

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13 Mar 2014

Free Hurricane Ridge!

Deep in the heart of Olympic National Park, there is a small community focused ski area offering the local people a chance to connect with the land and get some world class turns in their own backyard. Hurricane Ridge is one of two ski areas located within a National Park and is owned by the [...]

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8 Mar 2014

Picture of the Week

Scotty J at Powder Mountain. Photo courtesy of Suzi Johnson. 

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4 Mar 2014

The Nickolay Dodov Slopestyle Event: A Legacy That Lives On

Written by Colin Korst Two years ago, the outdoor sport community lost a phenomenal young individual. That person was Nickolay Dodov. He was heli-boarding in Haines, Alaska when he tragically died in an avalanche. He was the son of two amazing parents named Alex and Natalia, who were both outdoor enthusiasts. Nick was born in [...]

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1 Mar 2014

Picture of the Week

Joel Martinez at Stevens Pass. Photo courtesy of Chris Danforth. 

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27 Feb 2014

Take the Community Ski Survey – Win Some Great Prizes

Mountain Rider’s Alliance was founded in 2010 due to the growing concern that the ski industry was at a crossroads. While consolidation of ski resorts continues, smaller Mom and Pop, community ski areas continue to close. Along with our partners at Antelope Butte Foundation and SkiEssentials.com, we have combined forces to bring you the Community [...]

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22 Feb 2014

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Slashing at Alta, Utah. Photo courtesy of T-Bar Films. 

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15 Feb 2014

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Evan Waldman getting deep in the North East Kingdom. Photo courtesy of Worth Skis. 

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13 Feb 2014

Shifting Ice & Changing Tides: A Greenland Voyage for the Environment

This week we get a behind the scenes look at an adventure of a lifetime called Shifting Ice and Changing Tides. This “human and wind-powered, female led expedition to the west coast of Greenland” aims to visually document glacial melt and some first descents of the ski variety. We were lucky enough to catch up with Meghan [...]

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8 Feb 2014

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Ben Leoni at Mt Abram, Maine. Photo courtesy of Davin Currie. 

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