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California’s Mammoth Mountain Marks Second Earliest Opening Day for Ski, Snowboarding

California’s Mammoth Mountain Marks Second Earliest Opening Day for Ski, SnowboardingA powerful storm that hit California's Eastern Sierra in early October, dropping at least two feet of snow on Mammoth Mountain, prompted resort officials to open Mammoth for skiing and snowboarding on Friday, Oct. 16, 2009.

The early snow meant the resort recorded the second earliest opening day ever for Mammoth Mountain. The resort celebrated the occasion by giving a day of free rides to skiers and snowboarders.
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Colorado’s Dude and Guest Ranches Offering Alternative Ski Adventures, Winter Escapes

Colorado’s Dude and Guest Ranches Offering Alternative Ski Adventures, Winter EscapesMany people think of dude ranches only as a great summer activitiy for the family, but the Colorado Dude and Guest Ranch Association would like you to start thinking ‘snow' as well.
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Explore Yellowstone’s Winter Wonders With Field Seminars, Tours

Explore Yellowstone’s Winter Wonders With Field Seminars, Tours A new season of field seminars and tours about what goes on in Wyoming's Yellowstone National Park during the winter has been announced by the Yellowstone Association Institute (YAI), a non-profit field school operated by the Yellowstone Association ...
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Sleeping Giant Ski Area To Re-open For 2009/2010 Season

Sleeping Giant Ski Area To Re-open For 2009/2010 Season A completely renovated Sleeping Giant Ski Area, located just outside of the East Entrance to Yellowstone National Park and closed since 2004, is scheduled to re-open by the Thanksgiving 2009 holiday, according to management.

The 180-acre downhill ski ...
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