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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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Conditions

Alpine Weather: Storm update

No Comments 06 March 2011

Alpine Weather: Storm update

Alpine Meadows picked up 7 inches overnight as of 6 a.m. as this 2 day storm is just getting started.  We have already picked up the forecasted amount for the first part of the storm and we should pick up another 3-6 inches today. There will be a lull in the action this evening before part 2 [...]

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Conditions, Featured

Alpine Weather: More snow this weekend

No Comments 04 March 2011

Alpine Weather: More snow this weekend

Alpine picked up a total of 20 inches from the Wednesday/Thursday storm bringing the season total to 123 percent of the annual snowfall average.  Beautiful weather has followed the past 2 days. Looking at the models over the past few days they continue to bring in less precip for the warm part of the storm this weekend.  There [...]

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Events, Featured, Uncategorized

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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