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5 Fun Facts About Skiing That We Bet You Don’t Know

Image by, sickstickz.com 5 Fun Ski Facts   #1. 80 countries offer some form of ski area.   #2. Each year there are an estimated 400 million skier visits.   #3. France, Austria … Read More

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The Most Ridiculous Chalet In Zermatt

Chalet Zermatt Peak is a luxury 5*+ catered chalet / boutique hotel. With uninterrupted views over the village of Zermatt and to the iconic Matterhorn. This five bedroom chalet features … Read More

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Snowbird Named OnTheSnow’s Top Resort of 2014

OnTheSnow.com has released their viewers top picks of 2014.  “Each season, we ask our millions of skiers and riders in North America to tell us about and rate their ski … Read More

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Monster Energy’s Enemy Lines = The Craziest Ski Race in Canada

After unseasonably warm weather in 2013 forced the race to start from a cat track below the headwall, the forecast in Fernie, BC cooperated just enough this year to allow … Read More

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Watch: Richard Permin’s Full Segment From MSP’s “Superheroes of Stoke”

Richard Permin’s SOS Segment -MSP Watch: Richard Permin’s full segment from MSP’s “Superheroes of Stoke”

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9 Wonders of Swiss Engineering

According to the Swiss association representing the interests of the country’s 500 mountain transport companies, there are 1,796 cable cars, ski lifts, funiculars and cog railways servicing Switzerland’s mountains. The … Read More

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World’s Most Dangerous Mountain Roads

Photo: Pajhwok Afghan News  1.   The Road From Jalalabad to Kabul (Afghanistan) Where: The Kabul Gorge – Taliban territory Why So Dangerous? This road would be at the top of any … Read More

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Maxxtracks = Probably the Coolest Thing You Can Buy For Your Deer Valley Basement.

 Forget about the NordicTrack, Maxxtracks is where it’s at. Who wouldn’t want one of these things in the basement of their Deer Valley Home?  Maxxtracks is the premier brand in skislope simulators. … Read More

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Watch This Crazy Swiss Walk Up a Cable Car Wire

Classic footage of Switzerland’s Freddy Nock walking up a 3,264-foot (995 metres) long cable car wire to the top of Germany’s highest mountain, Zugspitze, using only a balancing pole.

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Watch Tanner Hall and Sander Hadley Absolutely Shred Squaw Valley

Tanner Hall and Sander Hadley at Squaw Filmed 100% on the GoPro Hero 3+ Black Edition at Squaw Valley Resort over 3 afternoons of riding. Skiers: Tanner Hall, Sander Hadley, … Read More

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Watch: Eric Hjorleifson vs. Avalanche

Eric Hjorleifson sets off an avalanche on a big mountain pillow line and attempts to ski through it.

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Barack Obama Gives Gus Kenworthy Props

Barack Obama calls out Gus Kenworthy and talks about double cork 1260s from the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics. [source: newschoolers.com]

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Closing Day on KT-22 | Yes, KT-22 is CLOSED For The Season!

Closing day on KT-22 April 14, 2014 Video by, david saputo   Yesterday marked the last day of the season for KT-22. Following a very late opening of February 14th KT was open for just … Read More

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Watch: Towed Behind an Airplane on Skis!

Reese Hanneman getting towed on skis, behind a Husky on a snowfield in the Alaska Range.

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80 Ski Resorts Still Open In North America! Here’s the List.

80 Ski Resorts Still Open In North America! Winter might be over but ski resorts are open from coast to coast with fantastic spring conditions. Here is a list of … Read More

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Top 10 Place To Ski This Summer In South America

#1. Las Leñas, Argentina website: www.laslenas.com The ski resort of Las Leñas, Argentina is a whopping 40,000 acres. To put that in prospective the largest ski resort in North America, Whistler … Read More

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Watch: Big Old Backflip Right in The Middle of the Sea Otter Classic Downhill Race

Post by Carson Storch. 20-year-old Carson Storch, you huck a massive backflip right in the middle of the racecourse. Carson Storch, a 20-year-old team rider for Diamondback, throws a big old … Read More

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Think Your Ski Season Was Nuts? Check These Guys’ | The Buddy System with Matt Philippi, Ep. 1

It was a tricky year in the Wyoming backcountry dealing with unstable snowpack. Not to fear, Matt Philippi, John Spriggs, and their buddies still found deep powder, huge rocky lines, … Read More

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Seb Toots Drops Killer 2014 Street Edit

SebToots street edit 2014 Seb Toots 2 weeks project in the street around Montreal. Filmed and edited by Mathieu Cowan / Sunset Films [source: BNQT.com]

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Park City Offers Full Refund To Season Pass Holders If They Are Forced To Close

Photo from Park City Mountain Resort  Season passes for the 2014-2015 ski season at Park City Mountain Resort are now on sale. However, due to the nasty lawsuit against against Talisker … Read More

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35 Skiers Caught in Large Avalanche in the French Alps

A large avalanche Sunday morning caught 35 skiers in the French Alps. The 800 meter long wet-slide avalanche was triggered shortly after 11 o’clock in the morning in a very popular … Read More

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This Is So Cool | Red Fox Hunting The Snowpack in Yellowstone

A red fox listens out for mice scurrying six feet beneath the snow before diving head first into the drift to snap up its prey.

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WARNING: This Video Might Make You Pack Your Bags And Head To Chile For The Summer

With the North American ski season winding down you might want to start thinking about heading south for some summertime skiing in South America. Riders: Matt Wainhouse, Ian Wood, Sebastian … Read More

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Ski The East Freeride Tour 2014: Stop 4 – Jay Peak Finals

The 4th and final event of the 2014 Ski The East Freeride Tour at Jay Peak, VT on March 15/16.  Men: 1st — Dylan Dipentima 2nd — Noah Labow 3rd … Read More

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“Ski Helmet Use Isn’t Reducing Brain Injuries” – New York Times

A recent article in the New York Times revealed some disturbing figures. Citing numbers released from the National Ski Areas Association showed that although the number of people that wear a … Read More

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Crash of The Week: Double Frontflip to Faceplant

From Newschoolers.com Title:   double frontflip to death Uploader:   sugarpieshow Description:   went to big on a 25-30 ft jump Credit:   ski patrol Skier:   xarly dufresne Location:   orford Playtime:   00:00:14 Artist:   chief keef Uploaded On:   Apr 13th 2014