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Doing a snow dance

By Dave Buchanan

With the news earlier this week that Powderhorn Mountain Resort has rescheduled its opening to Saturday, the options open this week to local skiers and riders are be patient or hit the road. Aspen Mountain and Snowmass received the brunt of ...


Enjoy a trip to Telluride for Audi FIS Skicross World Cup

By Dave Buchanan

While you’re waiting for Powderhorn Mountain Resort to open, take in the Audi FIS Skicross World Cup races starting today and running through Saturday at Telluride. Many of the sports’ top skiers and riders will be participating, ...

Powderhorn puts Thursday opener on hold

By Staff

Powderhorn Mountain Resort will not open as planned Thursday for the 2012-2013 ski season, according to the resort’s web site. A lack of sufficient snow has caused the resort to delay the opening “to as soon as Saturday, weather ...


Drought dilemma

By Dave Buchanan

The warm temperatures and dry conditions facing ski resorts and water managers are discouraging but not unprecedented, and no one can say if it’s part of a longer trend. There’s little anyone can do except look to the skies and ...


Drought plagues snowmaking at Arapahoe Basin, Keystone

By Dave Buchanan

Two Summit County ski resorts are among the first to feel the pinch of last year’s drought. Both Arapahoe Basin and Keystone have been forced to cut back their snowmaking operations due to water shortages in the Snake River. According ...


Aspen abuzz, twelve resorts now open in state

By Dave Buchanan

ASPEN – The day was warm and the skies blue, a great combination for skiing. Well, spring skiing, maybe, but Thanksgiving, and opening day, to boot? “We had bluebird skies, groomed runs and thankful skiers,” said Aspen ...


Telluride takes top honors in Traveler magazine

By Dave Buchanan

Only four days into its 40th season, Telluride Ski and Golf Company is celebrating being selected 
No. 1 Resort in North American by Condé Nast Traveler magazine. Last year, Telluride was ranked third behind Beaver Creek and ...

Partner deals key during ski season

By Dave Buchanan

Grand Valley skiers and riders spend part of the winter as road warriors, hitting slopes across the state when looking for something different from the Powderhorn scene. Recognizing that, Powderhorn Mountain Resort offers several special ...


OUTDOOR ODYSSEY: Get ready to ski with movie showing

By Dave Buchanan

Ignore the hype about man-made snow. It’s not until Mother Nature dumps the first big storm of the year that skiers and riders really get excited about the coming season. That collective blood pressure leaped last weekend as the ...


By Tim Harty

Humility and wonderment are common threads among this year’s honorees for the Pioneers of Grand Mesa Skiing awards. But as much as they believe there had to be other people more deserving of the honor this year, the Powderhorn Racing ...

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