All Posts by downhill skiing Keyword

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One Resolution

Molly Steere, tells us the story of her New Year's resolution when her son was 16 months old. Giving us insight into what perceptions she would need to have raising her son, while being in nature.


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Kicking Horse by the Numbers

The low-snow winter of 2015 us frustrated, but the Canadian snowpack is closer to normal. The problem becomes one of deciding where to go -- Apex, Silver Star, Sun Peaks, Revelstoke, Fernie?? In the end we decide on a place that kicks our butts.
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Mission Ridge - Opening Friday

Mission Ridge Ski & Board Resort announced that the area is opening for skiing and riding this Friday (Nov 27) through Sunday (Nov 29) from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Get the details.

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The College of Skiing -- East vs. West

Allison Dappen writes, "Two years ago, I had to abandon my non-committal attitude about the future and consider colleges. I narrowed down the possibilities based on a few factors that were non-negotiable: I wanted a small school, an academically rigorous curriculum, a small town, an international outlook…and I needed to be able to ski." Here's what she's learned about Eastern vs. Western skiing.
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Alpine Skiing Report -- Central WA

March 30: Felt like the Yellowstone Club at Mission Ridge today. March 28: 1 to 2 inches of new snow at Stevens. Fun conditions. March 26: Spring skiing at Stevens. March 20: Excellent powder skiing at Stevens.
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Mission Ridge - Microwbrew Skiing

Half of Mission Ridge's skier visits are from the 'Wet' Side. Why do they come?

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Mission Ridge: Pow and Sun

Powder, sunshine and a new day for Wenatchee's "We try harder" ski hill.

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Mission Ridge Opens

Good snow conditions on top of last year's terrible winter had Mission Ridge opening on December 3 to a record crowd.