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Opening Day Slide Show

0 Comments 12 December 2008

There were so many great people, familiar faces, and longtime winter friends who met up at Alpine Meadows for opening day! Spirits were high, dormant leg muscles fired to life, and the positive energy was contageous!

The very first chair of the season goes to the famous Bob Milani!
First Chair of the season goes to Bob Milani!

One of our favorite friends at Alpine, Colonel Bob Mitchell, was here for his first turns of the season as well!
Colonel Bob Mitchel Wasn't far behind

Mr. Errol Kerr, Olympic-bound ski cross athlete of the Jamaica Ski Team, was here for Opening Day as well!
Errol Kerr, Jamaica Ski Team Ski Cross Phenom

Everyone was out
Everyone was out for first turns of the year!

It truly became a party when Robie showed up
It's not a party 'til Robie gets there!

This lady is an amazing telemark skier~~
This lady is an amazing freeheeler!

This skier made about 100 laps.
This skier made about 100 runs on opening day!

Kate Z. and Happy Dave were out too!
The Queen of Alpine, Kate Z with Happy Dave

Kim, Alpine’s ticket scanning manager is AWESOME, and she’s giving away an iPod every week to one lucky ticket or pass holder – just for getting scanned!
Alpine's AWESOME new ticket scan manager Kim!

Nicest guy on the planet, Rob Gaedtke
Nicest Guy on the planet Rob Gaedtke

Everyone was psyched
It was so nice to see everyone out for opening day...

Stop by the Last Chair, Alpine’s new bar & restaurant in the base lodge! Very spiffy.
The new bar & restaurant in Alpine's base lodge - stop by for a cold one!

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