Conditions, On the Mountain

Tele Update from Mark

2 Comments 11 February 2009

Tele Update from Mark

The latest batch of storms have been light and deep – much more snow than I expected!  Conditions were super fun, and we hiked out to High Yellow over and over again.  Pretty chilly out there, with some gusty winds.  But those winds kept filling up our tracks so freshies lasted all day.  Seems like [...]

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Yeahhhh! POWDER is on the menu!

1 Comment 09 February 2009

Yeahhhh!  POWDER is on the menu!

Today was one of those days everyone will remember. The snow was SO deep and light, it just BILLOWED overhead, floaty turn after floaty turn… the cool part about it is that there is MORE snow in the forecast this week. Check out Haystack! This is about as mellow as Haystack gets when it comes [...]

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Events

Another Successful Employee Night

No Comments 08 February 2009

Another Successful Employee Night

75 pizzas in 26 minutes .  Once again the employees of Alpine Meadows exceeded our expectations in cheese and pepperoni consumption .  We had hopes that the 2 enormous salads that the F&B crew put together would slow down the slice inhalation, but no. We are ever so grateful for Chris P., Steve and the [...]

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The JT Holmes Ski Chronicles

No Comments 06 February 2009

The JT Holmes Ski Chronicles

The WWSRA demo day brought loads of next year’s gear and a new snow storm as a bonus! JT Holmes was out on the hill testing out some of the new Nordica stuff and brought some friends from Norway along for the ride. Here’s what he had to say: Check out the new Burner from [...]

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Terrain Parks

The Shreadows

No Comments 04 February 2009

Alpine has the rich history of a traditional old-school ski resort. We have the steep terrain that brings people in from around the country in the wake of arctic powder storms. But we also have something that those who have skied Alpine for 30+ years might never have thought of back in the day… The [...]

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Events, Ski Team

Junior Big Mountain Invitational

2 Comments 03 February 2009

Junior Big Mountain Invitational

The competition at the Junior Big Mountain Invitational was fierce.  Select members of three local freestyle teams competed this past Sunday at Alpine Meadows – off-piste – in the Three Sisters.  These young competitors’ ages ranged form 11 to 14, with skills mad enough to be seen on the big screen.  Teams from Alpine Meadows, [...]

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