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The Business of Skiing: Epic and Ikon Pass

The Epic and Ikon pass have ushered in the “renaissance” of North American skiing. Broomfield-based Vail Resorts revolutionized American skiing in 2008 with the introduction of a season pass good at company-owned resorts with privile...

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Highest Restaurant in North America Opens at A-Basin

Arapahoe Basin Ski Area Arapahoe Basin Ski Area has opened a European-style bistro Il Rifugio at Snow Plume Refuge, perched proudly on top of the Continental Divide. The new restaurant exists as a safe haven at 12,456 feet of elevation.  ...

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2018-19 Ski Season Kick-Off

Leaders from the five Summit County ski areas came together to unofficially kick-off the 2018-19 season Summit County's five ski resorts unofficially kicked off the 2018-19 ski season with the Summit Chamber of Commerce's annual Chief Operat...

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Uphill Access in Summit

You may have heard the popular phrase “earn your turns” in reference to skinning, hiking or snowshoeing up mountain terrain and skiing or snowboarding down. Skinning up resort terrain has become a popular way to access mountain terrain o...

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Arapahoe Basin Ski Area Expansion

The Arapahoe Basin Ski Area expansion has been approved by the White River National Forest - doubling the size of the ski area. This decision will significantly enlarge the footprint of the ski resort, update chairlifts and add summer mounta...

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