Jamaican Ski Team, SkiAlpine Podcast

Making turns @ Alpine Meadows: Opening Day 08-09

1 Comment 18 December 2008

Last Friday was DAY 1 for skiing and riding at Alpine Meadows. Thanks to our snowmaking team the base on Kangaroo and Meadows served up some great corduroy for turns. Here’s some of the action from the slopes. Thanks to Bob, Trent, Rob and Mike for skiing for the camera. Turns like that make the [...]

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The 1st Annual Season Pass Holder Party was one for the History Books!

4 Comments 15 December 2008

The 1st Annual Season Pass Holder Party was one for the History Books!

Friday night was one not to be missed for Alpine Meadows Season Pass Holders.  The Last Chair , Alpine’s brand new Bar and Grill, opened its doors for the first time and made its debut to a room full of happy skiers and riders who enjoyed their first tracks of the season earlier in the [...]

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Conditions, On the Mountain

Jeremy Benson Loves Alpine Meadows

No Comments 13 December 2008

Thank goodness!  Alpine is open thanks to the hard work of the snowmaking crew.  Generally the weather cooperates a little more than it has this year so far.  A complete lack of snow and warm temps had us in a holding pattern for a long time, but not anymore!  Opening day has come and gone [...]

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Conditions, Events, Jamaican Ski Team, On the Mountain

Opening Day Slide Show

No Comments 12 December 2008

Opening Day Slide Show

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! One of our favorite friends at [...]

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Conditions

Making Deep Tahoe Snow at Alpine Meadows

1 Comment 11 December 2008

Making Deep Tahoe Snow at Alpine Meadows

Alpine Meadows opens TOMORROW thanks to the efforts of our snowmaking team who have been burning the midnight snowmobile oil for the last few weeks to get the base ready for shredding. Dave “Rasta” Thatcher, our Snowmaking Manager explains what goes into making snow, from the compressed water and air, to the early hours to [...]

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Conditions, Events, On the Mountain

Snowmaking & Grooming Slide Show

2 Comments 11 December 2008

Snowmaking & Grooming Slide Show

Alpine’s snowmakers and groomers are awesome. Check out some behind-the-scenes photos of them preparing for opening day (Friday, December 12):  

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