Colin Farrell

Colin Farrell - you may recognize him from blockbusters such as PhoneBooth, SWAT and Miami Vice... Yet, Colin has traded in the glitz of Hollywood for the glam of Ski-Bum-dom. Unofficial says, "good choice!"

Articles by Colin Farrell

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MMSA Makes BIG Cuts | June Mountain CLOSED FOREVER?! Is This For Real?!

PSYCH!! You thought June Mountain was opening today for summer operations, didn’t you? That’s okay, so did we… so did everyone – it was pretty well advertised as such. Well, … Read More

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June Mountain Opens Today | Summer Vacation in the Alps But Without the Language Barrier

June Mountain is now open… For summer gaper gawking, that is. Looking for something new and different to do in Mono County this summer? A visit to June Mountain just … Read More

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7 Days and Counting | Can Mammoth Make it Through Memorial Day? Mammoth Conditions Update | May 21, 2012

MAMMOTH CONDITIONS REPORT | The count is on – Less than a week to go before Mammoth’s lifts stop spinning… for skiing and snowboarding that is. With the end of … Read More

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$69 Lift Tickets… The Snow’s Great, But Is It $69 Great? Mammoth Conditions Report | May 18, 2012

MAMMOTH CONDITIONS REPORT | When the beach weather’s so very nice it certainly can be difficult to think snow… Understood. Even around Mammoth Lakes GREEN is the predominant color these … Read More

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VIDEO: Skiers Snowboarders Team Up for Good Cause… Going BIG | Mammoth West Coast Invitational 2012 Big Air Comp

For the 2012 West Coast Invitational Mammoth shifted gears in a BIG way. For 10 years straight the WCI showcase event was a Snowboard Rail Jam at the Village. The … Read More

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It’s Springtime, Where Else Would You Rather Be? Mammoth Conditions Report | May 6, 2012

MAMMOTH CONDITIONS REPORT | There’s no denying that the snowpack is receding yet with temps in check (we’re talking highs in the 50s) most seem optimistic that there’ll be plenty … Read More

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Crank the Air, Hold the Jam… Mammoth West Coast Invitational 2012 Kicks-off Tomorrow

Crank the air, hold the Jam… The Mammoth West Coast Invitational returns for its 11th year yet this weekend’s line-up presents some markedly different events. In fact nearly ever angle … Read More

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We’re All Gapers… | 3” New Snow is Shockingly Good | Mammoth Conditions Report | April 27, 2012

MAMMOTH CONDITIONS REPORT | Some of the best days hit when you least expect it… Today was one of those days. Even local’s jaws were gaped today thanks to a … Read More

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VIDEO: If Only the Beach Was This Fun | Springfest 2012 Wrapup | Mammoth Conditions Report, April 23, 2012

MAMMOTH CONDITIONS VIDEO | How’s the weather at the beach these days? Word has it the “May-Gray” has come early this year. Well, up at Mammoth we really don’t have … Read More

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USC Renowned for Academics, Athletics, Parties, Beautiful Women and… Ski Bums? Ski Club Edit Crushing It

USC Ski and Snowboard Party in the Park 2 | Thanks to GoPro Guru Abe Kislevitz, USC’s Ski & Snowboard Club has been cranking out killer edits of their excursions up … Read More

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Daron Rhalves Banzai, Patroller Style | 2012 Ski Patrol Olympics, Toboggan Races at Mammoth, CA

Sustain a serious injury skiing and you’ll want to get off the hill quick and into the care of medical specialists. That’s where the Ski Patrol Olympics come in hand, … Read More

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Mammoth Springfest 2012 | Pond Skim, Live Music, Comps, Bikinis, Beach Weather and More | Better Than Coachella?

Looking for a last-minute reason to make a last-minute trip up to the slopes this weekend? How about Mammoth Springfest 2012? Yes, it’s definitely spring and yes, Mammoth is not … Read More

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Cornucopia of Corn Crystal Clusters | Unofficial Mammoth Conditions Report | April 18, 2012

MAMMOTH CONDITIONS REPORT | It’s that time of year again… bikinis, board-shorts, bump-lines, and that all too familiar sound of boards swishing and slashing thru the sweet spring corn. Some … Read More

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VIDEO: June Mountain is Finished… for 2012 | Snowboarders Destroy Park on Closing Day

And that’s a wrap for June Mountain for 2012… Really?! It’s that time of year already? Yes, Sunday, April 15 was closing day for June. The not-so-good news: June Mountain’s … Read More

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Friday the 13th at Mammoth | DEEP and LIGHT Makes for a Freaky Good Time

MAMMOTH CONDITIONS VIDEO | Was today the best pow day of the season? As DEEP and light as the snow was one could certainly make a very strong case. On … Read More

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“I’ve only ever had a SPEED suit while I’m partying” | Freeride Coach + Skinny Skis + Guns = Funny

The Mammoth Invitational 2012 is here! From fun races to full-tilt parties this event has something for everyone. There’s even a Biathlon – cross-country skiing with guns… Is there a … Read More

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Pre-Powder Primer | Base Re-set Underway | Unofficial Mammoth Conditions Report | April 11, 2012

MAMMOTH CONDITIONS REPORT | Down in town the white stuff has been flying all day long yet with very little accumulation to actually show for it. Head up to the … Read More

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Gus Kenworthy Switch Triple Rodeo 1440 | Dopest Trick on Skis EVER?!!?

Jon Olsson Invitational (JOI) once again blows the roof off of freeride skiing. And if there’s one thing to take away from this years event, look no  further than Gus … Read More

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Beautiful Day for a Shred | Ski Patrol Appreciation Day | Unofficial Mammoth Conditions Report | April 6, 2012

MAMMOTH CONDITIONS REPORT | The story-line of the week: “Don’t like the weather? Just wait a day (or an hour), it will change.” Point being, we’ve just about seen it … Read More

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Sit-Ski Paraplegic Athlete to HIKE and Ski Bloody Couloir | Jeremy McGhee Drop In Project On Track

There might not be a more iconic backcountry ascent/descent in California’s Eastern Sierra than Bloody Couloir. And this celebrated route now falls square in the sights of the Jeremy McGhee … Read More

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Hiker Presumed Dead After Fall at Mt. Washington’s Tuckerman Ravine | Rescue Efforts On Hold

Mt. Washington, NH – Tuckerman Ravine, a very popular destination for self-served East Coast spring skiing, was the site of yet another snow travel related tragedy on Sunday, April 1st, … Read More

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“That’s my dream so that’s what I’m going to do.” | ALL.I.CAN Jeremy McGhee Fundraiser Movie Premiere | San Diego, April 3, 2012

Live in SoCal? Want to get inspired? Or how about the perfect opportunity to throw out the biggest HELL YEAH! THAT IS SICK!! Do yourself a favor and go to Sherpas … Read More

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VIDEO: 2012 Visa US Grand Prix Ski Slopestyle Hits the Airwaves | Catch Mammoth Freeski Action on NBC | Watch the Teaser Here

On Sunday, March 4th, 2012 Mammoth Mountain played host to one of this season’s most dominating displays of freeskiing aerial annihilation. The 2012 Visa U.S. Grand Prix Men’s & Women’s … Read More

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Memorable March | Unofficial Mammoth Conditions Report | March 29, 2012

MAMMOTH CONDITIONS REPORT | Monday 6″, Wednesday 6″, Thursday 6″… and more snow expected this weekend. If you haven’t been paying attention, yeah, Mammoth is in its prime right now. … Read More

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Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour | World’s Best Mountain Films Coming to a Venue Near You | Don’t Miss It!

The Banff Mountain Film Festival, a tradition of adventure, education and inspiration for more than 35 years. Every Fall 1000s gather in Banff, Alberta, Canada for 9 days to relish … Read More

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Mammoth 100% Open*| Unofficial Mammoth Conditions Report | March 27, 2012 | *Really

MAMMOTH CONDITIONS REPORT | Good things come to those who wait. If you were patient and you were able to wait ‘til spring for winter, you were rewarded. 6-8” fell … Read More