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Look who won this week’s iPod!!

No Comments 31 January 2009

Look who won this week’s iPod!!

One of Alpine’s diehard skiers won this week’s iPod! Here’s what Andy had to say: Skiing was excellent this morning at Alpine. We enjoyed some great fast turns on the perfectly groomed slopes. D6 was in good winter condition, as were some of the other north facing slopes. After hanging up the skis for the [...]

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Ski School

Learn to Ski @ the Alpine Meadows Ski School

1 Comment 29 January 2009

Watching the kids ski down the little hill for the first time in their colorful parkas and giant goggles is as great a spectator sport as the terrain park. It’s one of the coolest things to see at Alpine! We have 3 ski school programs that teach kids as young as 3 years old to [...]

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Conditions, On the Mountain

Tour by Ed.

No Comments 26 January 2009

Tour by Ed.

After a 4 am wake up call to plow snow…the light and fluffy powder convinced me to stay at work a little longer, getting on the hill for fun and writing a blog entry — my first. Day begins waiting in lift line at 8:45 am taking photos of Andy Wertheim and the guy with [...]

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SkiAlpine Podcast

Laying down the corduroy.

19 Comments 23 January 2009

At Alpine Meadows we have awesome powder and awesome grooming. While the Jet stream is in control of the powder, Grooming Manager Dave Cassaro is in charge of the grooming. Starting just after the lifts close down and the sun sets on Tahoe, Dave’s team hits the mountain in state of the art Snow Cats [...]

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On the Mountain, Ski School

Werner’s Schuss Ribbon Cutting

No Comments 21 January 2009

Werner’s Schuss Ribbon Cutting

There truly is no real way for me to capture the spirit and history of today’s ribbon-cutting ceremony for the new Werner’s Schuss trail.  This fall, Alpine Meadows held a trail renaming contest for three trails; and among them was Blue Trail.  Melanie Jackson won her suggestion to rename Blue Trail to Werner’s Schuss. Tenured [...]

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SkiAlpine Podcast

Sunny days @ Alpine Meadows

1 Comment 19 January 2009

It was another beautiful weekend @ Alpine Meadows! The sun is shining and the skiing is great! But all that could come to an end as more winter storms are on the way to Tahoe this week… httpvh://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vUHf0JongMo

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