Events, Featured, Terrain Parks

Trains 2011 – Freestyle Ski & Snowboard

No Comments 22 April 2011

Trains 2011 – Freestyle Ski & Snowboard

The High Fives Non-Profit Foundation, Marker Bindings, Volkl Skis, Smith Optics and Alpine Meadows Ski Resort hosted the invitational slopestyle contest, Trains,  on Saturday, April 16. The winning trick came from snowboarder Brandon Reis for his double cork 10. Team Gray, scored the best high-five for their three-man, one on a barrel, two front-flipping-by-while-high-fiving display, [...]

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Featured, Uncategorized

Alpine Meadows’ freeheelin’ youth dominating

No Comments 14 March 2011

Alpine Meadows’ freeheelin’ youth dominating

Kami Abi-Nader and Bennett Drummond tackling The Buttress at the Mountain Hardwear Big Mountain Telemark Series at Alpine Meadows.

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Events, Featured

VIDEO: San Francisco Giants World Champions Trophy Stop

No Comments 09 March 2011

VIDEO: San Francisco Giants World Champions Trophy Stop

Alpine Meadows turned Giants’ orange on Wednesday when the World Champions Trophy came for a visit. If you missed it, check out our photos below, and if you were there, go to www.sfgiants.com/fanphotos, select the date, and gallery number 55 to find your photo with the trophy. Check back here later for video of the [...]

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Events, Featured

Snowfest Alpine Club Party Celebrating Mardi Gras

No Comments 06 March 2011

Snowfest Alpine Club Party Celebrating Mardi Gras

Buster Blue rocked the Last Chair Bar while skis, snowshoes, Alpine Meadows Logowear and other goodies were auctioned off to benefit the Humane Society of Truckee Tahoe Saturday night. If you were there, see if you made the pictures, and if you weren’t check out all the action you missed. Buster Blue The goods up [...]

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Day two: Mountain Hardwear Big Mountain Telemark Festival

No Comments 27 February 2011

Day two: Mountain Hardwear Big Mountain Telemark Festival

Mother nature added tons of sunshine and blue sky to this weekend’s powder conditions for the finals of Mountain Hardwear’s Big Mountain Telemark Festival. Freeheelers tackled The Buttress, dropping cliffs, straight-lining shoots and making perfect tele-turns. One may have made a call to his mother mid-line (GNAR points) and another rocked a helmet, boxer shorts [...]

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Events, Featured, On the Mountain

Day one photos: Mountain Hardwear Big Mountain Telemark Festival

No Comments 26 February 2011

Day one photos: Mountain Hardwear Big Mountain Telemark Festival

The best freeheel skiers from around the country threw down in Alpine Meadows’ Keyhole on some of the year’s best powder Saturday. Competitors dropped big cliffs, threw a couple flips, and one guy was even skiing with wooden sticks for polls and a raccoon tail trailing behind his helmet. Keep an eye on the Tough [...]

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