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Road Warriors- UDOT's Avalanche Battle on Utah's Canyon Highways

Road Warriors- UDOT’s Avalanche Battle on Utah’s Canyon Highways

They call it the Red Snake. This crimson serpent is the dread of all skiers and snowboarders in Little Cottonwood Canyon, and has a cruel tendency of only emerging on epic days when perfect Utah snow falls on the Wasatch. Overnight storms bring powder hounds to the canyon bottom in droves, yet what they seek […]

Dr. Geoffrey Tabin- Giving Eyesight to the Blind

Dr. Geoffrey Tabin- Giving Eyesight to the Blind

“What do you think is the most fun we can have?” The words of Dr. Geoffrey Tabin as I sit waiting to begin my interview. He is conversing with one of his good friends about the possibility of skiing ten resorts in one day. “We’ll see what the avalanche danger is, but I think we […]