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Addressing Wicked Wind

No Comments 20 January 2010

Addressing Wicked Wind

The Sierra Nevada’s shining star, Mother Nature, has delivered the goods during this storm; and the goods just get deeper every day. Snow has found its way to every mountain crag and has achieved extravagant depths in a matter of 72 hours. Trees look more like shrouded towering ghosts than the gentle Jeffrey pines of [...]

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On the Mountain

And the winners are…

9 Comments 22 September 2008

And the winners are…

Alpine Meadows has renamed three of its popular mountain trails, thanks to more than 1,000 suggestions from the Tahoe and Truckee communities. And here are the winners… Greg Jellinek for suggesting Dancefloor; Melanie Jackson sending in Werner’s Schuss; and Daryl Nolch for Boomerang. Red Trail has been renamed Dancefloor, a trail name from Alpine’s yesteryear [...]

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