By:Kade Krichko / Posted on Friday, August 29, 2014
All the news fit for skiers the week ending August, 29, 2014.
By:Mike Rogge / Posted on Thursday, August 28, 2014
Have you watched these Real Ski Edits? Seven skiers (Sean Pettit presumably was number 8, but dropped out due to an injury). Seven edits. One winner.
It’s time to break them down, one by one, for Powder.com in a back-and-forth email chain reminiscent of Simmons v. Gladwell over on Grantland. Hope you’re wearing your Columbian soccer jersey, amigo. It’s about to get loco, son.
By:Matt Hansen / Posted on Thursday, August 28, 2014
In typical hard-nose fashion, Pratt is reluctant to take credit for the success of the cooperative. She says she merely followed the vision set forth by Mad River Glen’s founder, Roland Palmedo, who believed that mountains were there not to be destroyed for profit, but enjoyed for recreation.
By:Griffin Post / Posted on Wednesday, August 27, 2014
We’ll hopefully be in the mountains in less than 24 hours, camping in a remote backcountry area that’s supposedly holding good snow: untouched August snow easily justifying any hassle that comes along with finding powder.
By:Matt Hansen / Posted on Monday, August 25, 2014
It’s more than a year out, but a new lift is going up in Jackson Hole. Spanning 1,600 vertical feet, the Teton Lift, a high-speed quad, will be ready for the 2015-16 season, providing skiers access to what has so far been accessible only via hiking.