EMPIRE STATE ADVENTURES
- mammoth mountain. Pondella, Christian; Raphael, Ben; Schnier, Susan; Schnitzspahn, Doug; Siber, Kate // Skiing;Nov2005, Vol. 58 Issue 3, p106
This article describes the Mammoth Mountain ski resort in California. Most of Mammoth is above treeline, with huge bowls and open faces that make it the place for giant, Machspeed turns. Its terrain parks are world-renowned. Seven out of 10 days are sunny and it always clears up after it snows....
- heavenly. Shield, Jason; Raphael, Ben; Schnier, Susan; Schnitzspahn, Doug; Siber, Kate // Skiing;Nov2005, Vol. 58 Issue 3, p110
This article describes the Heavenly ski resort in California. The terrain at Heavenly ranges from big boulevards like Comet to the steeper pitches of Mott or Killebrew Canyons, both of which go from semi-above tree line to heavily treed. Because the mountain has so many aspects, you get corn and...
- Western Canada. // Travel Agent;10/12/2009 Ski University Supp, Vol. 335, p8
The article offers information on different ski resorts located in Western Canada. Fairmont Chateau Lake Louis in Alberta is a 554-room hotel in between mountain cliffs and an ice mass which provide the guests with cross-country skiing trips and sleigh rides. Meanwhile, Whistler Blackcomb in...
- BRECKENRIDGE, COLORADO. Van Noordennen, Pieter // Skiing;Feb2006, Vol. 58 Issue 6, p41
The article provides information on the ski resorts in Breckenridge, Colorado. Guidelines for skiers are provided. The key skiing and travel spots including the Mercury Superchair, Freeway Terrain Park and Fourth of July Bowl, are described. Because of its elevation Breck has a Longer spring...
- FRANCE BY AUTOMOBILE. // Skiing;
Presents information on several ski resorts in France. Les Troise VallÃ©s; Sainte-Foy Tarentaise; La Grave. INSETS: CAR RENTAL ADVICE, DETOURS, AND HOW TO DECIPHER FRENCH SIGNS.;[GUIDE PROFILE] MILES SMART.
- On The Brink. Meyers, Charlie // Ski;Nov2001, Vol. 66 Issue 3, p114
Discusses the reconstruction project for the ski resort in Breckenridge, Colorado. Focus of the resort remake; Problem with the proposed development; Views of the mayor and members of the city council on issues about the project.
- ...LEARN TO SKI. Duncan, Debbie // Good Medicine (Australian Consolidated Press);Aug2004, p136
Provides information on several ski resorts in Australia. Falls Creek Village; Thredbo Resort Center; Ben Lomond Ski Resort.
- the canadian rockies campaign. Arnold, Kevin // Skiing;Dec2005, Vol. 58 Issue 4, p84
This article offers skiers a guide to the empty resorts, unheralded snowcat operations and barely known heli-skiing destinations of British Columbia and Alberta. Among the ski resorts and heli-skiing destinations featured in this article are the Sunshine Village and Lake Louise in Alberta and...
- Off the Beaten Piste. Folmer, Fred // Travel Agent;12/15/2003, Vol. 315 Issue 2, p41
This article focuses on resorts located in the Rockies of Colorado and Utah, the Eastern Sierras of California, for sports fan of skiing. In North America, people are sliding down snow-covered hills wherever one goes. For starters, a stay in New England, where mountains are smaller but the charm...
- STOWE: GOAT. Anderson, Dirk // Skiing;Nov2003, Vol. 56 Issue 3, p16E
Presents information on the Goat ski trail in Stowe, Vermont. Vertical drop; Description of the ski trail; Tips on skiing in the area.