Squaw Valley, Alpine Meadows Renamed Palisades Tahoe

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Palisades Tahoe, formally, Squaw Valley and Alpine Meadows introduced its new name and logo that honor the resort’s history as a land of legends—home to freeskiing pioneers, Winter Olympians and cultural icons across more than seven decades of ski history.

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Wonder Of Gold: Relish The Color Of Autumn At Colorado Mountain Resorts

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In Colorado, the most definitive way to know that summer is over and winter is not long off comes when the high-country aspen groves put on their brilliant yellow coats.

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#racetopopen Colorado 2021-22 Ski Resorts Announce Opening Dates

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The Colorado ski and snowboard season usually gets underway in October with the #racetoopen kicking off between Loveland, Arapahoe Basin, Wolf Creek and Keystone.

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Multi-Mountain Season Pass Options Explode Across U.S.

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You want season pass choices this season? American ski and snowboard resorts, state associations and resort-to-resort partnerships have burst out all over -- all designed to get you on the slopes more often, and at discounted prices.

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Birds of Prey Audi FIS Ski World Cup Returns to Beaver Creek in December

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The men’s World Cup calendar has not yet been fully confirmed. FIS will confirm in September. Beaver Creek race times to be determined.

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When Are Colorado Ski Resorts Opening This Winter?

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The 2021-20 Colorado ski and snowboard season is just around the corner. See a full list below of when you can hit the slopes.

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A-Basin Opens New Section of Wheels Up Mountain Bike Trail

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Arapahoe Basin Ski Area announced on social media that the new section of the Wheels Up mountain bike trail is now open.

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Vermont's Ski Areas Share Anticipated 2021-22 Opening Dates

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Vermont’s ski resorts are posting their anticipated opening dates for the 2021-22 ski and snowboard season.

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Maine Brew Fest, Fall Festival Return to Sunday River

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As pumpkin spice makes its seasonal comeback, classic fall events return to Sunday River’s calendar with Maine Brew Fest on September 18 and Fall Festival on October 9-10, featuring the 22nd Annual North American Wife Carrying Championship, the 7th Annual New England Cornhole Championship, and the Blue Mountain Arts and Craft Fair.

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Eager Travelers Are Already Looking Ahead to Winter Vacations

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Summer is still in full swing, but early indication shows that there is already high demand for winter mountain vacations. And, planning ahead certainly pays off.

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Own A Piece Of Steamboat History

As Steamboat Ski Resort moves full steam ahead with revitalization projects at the resort, it has also started the removal of the Priest Creek lift by beginning to take the chairs off the line. And now you can bid on one of these historic chairs.

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Forest Service Says Aspen Skiing Co. Can Charge Skiers Uphill Access Fee

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Aspen Skiing Co. acted within its rights as a special use permit holder on national forest to implement a new fee for uphillers, according to the U.S. Forest Service.

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Mount Bohemia Bumps Starting Wage to $20 An Hour

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Michigan's powder heaven, Mount Bohemia just bumped its starting wage to $20 an hour for all jobs except bartenders, who will pocket $15 per hour, plus tips.

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Summer Winds Down With Traditional Oktoberfest, Brew Fest Events

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At many ski and snowboard resorts, October comes in September -- in the form of the lederhosen, dirndl, clogs, knee socks, and, of course, beer.

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A New Strategy In The Season Pass War: Medical Insurance Policies

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The season-pass war that has reshaped the resort industry in recent years is getting a new tactic: injury insurance. 

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Park City Shuts Down Lift Access To Avalanche-Prone Pitch

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A steep slope off the ridge above The Canyons side of Park City Mountain Resort that has killed three in recent years will be open this season only to skiers and riders who want to make the hike.

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Park City Awaits Progress on Olympic Bid With Tokyo Over, Beijing Nearing

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The 2020 Summer Olympic cauldron in Tokyo was extinguished last week. And the Winter Olympic flame is expected to reach Beijing in February. But it is not clear what sort of progress will be made on the bidding for the 2030 Winter Games before the opening ceremonies in China next winter.

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Snowshoe Hosting World Cup Downhill Double-Header in September

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West Virginia's Snowshoe Mountain will now play host to two UCI Mountain Bike World Cup downhill races this September.

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Stay Active Right Up To Summer's End In Colorado High Country

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Summer may be waning, but the number of bikes, runs and hikes in the Colorado Rockies isn't fazed by the calendar, as the final weeks of August are filled with activities for the active.

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The 2022 Winter Olympics Are Less Than Six Months Away - Here’s What To Know

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If you didn’t get your fill of Olympic sports over the past two weeks in Tokyo, you won’t have to wait long for more: The Beijing Winter Olympics begin in less than six months.

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