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A Fire Still Lit Within: Celebrating the Ten-Year Anniversary of the 2002 Winter Olympics

A Fire Still Lit Within: Celebrating the Ten-Year Anniversary of the 2002 Winter Olympics

My skis point toward Champion, a moguled black diamond ski run at Park City’s Deer Valley. A thousand feet below, the colorful, ant-size children of ski school move helter skelter atop winter’s white blanket in front of the Snow Park Lodge.   At the run’s edge, a sign marks the spot: the 2002 Winter Olympics […]

What Happened to the Interconnect?

What Happened to the Interconnect?

It’s like a forgotten dream. About twenty years ago the idea of connecting the closely situated ski areas in the Wasatch was in the news so often one would have thought it was just a matter of time before the true Utah Interconnect came to be.  Now we never hear of it. What happened? Why […]

Telemark vs. Alpine Touring- Who Rules?

Telemark vs. Alpine Touring- Who Rules?

To Drop The Knee of Lock the Heel? – That is the question… Nobody can doubt that Utah has some deep political and moral divides, they tend to make national headlines lately. But few are deeper and more bitterly held than the chasm that separates the various snow riders. The great ski vs snowboard debate […]