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SNOW! SNOW! SNOW!

No Comments 20 November 2009

It’s snowing like crazy as of about 3:30pm, November 20! Alpine Meadows could see as much as 10 to 15 inches of snow overnight! Yeah!!!

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Conditions

SNOW!

No Comments 05 October 2009

SNOW!

This weekend, the first snow of the season fell at Alpine Meadows! The first snow is always exciting – and gets everyone in the mood to ski and ride. Today is a beautiful, sunny day at the mountain, and what a view great view of the north side of Alpine!

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Events, Jamaican Ski Team, SkiAlpine Podcast

Partyin’ @ Alpine!

No Comments 12 February 2009

What better way to celebrate the recent successes of Errol Kerr, The Jamaican Ski Team, than with a PARTY! Thanks to everyone for making the event a blast. The music was pumpin’, you were dancin’, and the raffle prizes kept on comin’. Check out the video from the event! httpvh://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q5kmeOm7S_E Our next exclusive Alpine Club [...]

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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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Conditions, On the Mountain

2 Experts Demystify Temperature Inversions

13 Comments 01 December 2008

2 Experts Demystify Temperature Inversions

“Why aren’t you guys makin’ snow?!?  Crimeny, it was freezin’ out my house in Truckee this morning!” Yep – we at Alpine Meadows hear that quite often lately.  Morning reports from downslope towns have downright frigid morning temperatures; only to arrive at Alpine’s base to find warm air; and even warmer air near the summit. [...]

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Events, Terrain Parks

Sick’N'Twisted!!

No Comments 08 April 2008

The Toyota Snowbomb / Alpine Meadows htto://www.skialpine.com Sick and Twisted Big Air competition was Sunday, March 9. This HUGE competition included $5000 in cash, and great sponsor prizes. This year’s cash purse was Snowbomb’s largest sum to be awarded. The event was a “big air” format in which competitors hucked a custom-built step-down jump at [...]

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