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SKIER NEWS -
February's last days are here and it's a great day to plan your ski trip, link below today,

February is ending with new snow in Tahoe, Utah and most of the west as conditions remain great! Click for your choices.

SKIER NEWS Feb-Spring 2017 edition is at your local ski shop, link here to the Feb-Spring 2017 online version.
The snow is all over ski country in the west, now it is your job to get there. Link here to choose a favorite. ... Northeast recent snow (Feb 10, 11 & 12) continues the great conditions in MA, NH & VT resorts for the end of Feb, link to Sunday River, Loon, Gunstock, Mount Sunapee, Pats Peak, Wachusett, Okemo and Mount Snow. ... Pocono resorts are prepared for the end of Feb. as nighttime snowmaking temps return, link to Blue Mountain, Camelback, JFrost-B-Boulder, Shawnee and the Pocono Mountain Vacation Bureau. Plus Bear Creek and Elk Mountain in eastern PA ...
Check our Great Resorts page to see who has the best snow. View, read, share links and info from our list of great U.S. and Canadian resorts.

Or click here to our Great Lodging page to find your best lodging deal. View, read and share links for your great winter ski trip to the mountains.




Continuing into the end of February, Tahoe resorts (blue links below) are STILL getting feet of snow.
Resorts in Oregon, Utah, CO, WY, and ID in the West getting more snow, with all the snow, always be careful.
Link here for resort links in the Pacific Northwest, in Western Canada, in Lake Tahoe, in Utah and throughout the West.


In NH - Loon continues with great conditions as well as Mount Sunapee, also check out Gunstock and Pats Peak.
For the best in Massachusetts link here to award winning Wachusett
.
For VT's best - Okemo has very good conditions and two orange bubble lifts, as well as "Bluebird"
Mount Snow in Southern VT, link for more.

The Pocono resorts in PA are prepared for the end of February after a warm Pres. Weekend. Snowmaking temps at night have some resorts doing well.
For conditions,
link to
Blue Mountain, Camelback, JFrost-B-Boulder, Shawnee
and the Pocono Mountain Vacation Bureau plus other PA resorts; Bear Creek and Elk Mountain.


In Colo., Crested Butte, Steamboat; and in Wyoming, Jackson Hole have great deals to match great conditions.
Sun Valley, ID, is celebrating its 81st Winter Season with great events planned, link for details.

Salt Lake City has many events and their "SKI CITY" four resorts one-pass deal, link here.
Link here to Mt. Bachelor, in Bend, OR - a new high speed quad opened more terrain as they are enjoying their 59th season.
Schweitzer Mountain in Northern ID, has 2,900 uncrowded acres and a new on-mountain lodge, to get there - link here.


For great lodging throughout the West's best resorts, log on to Wyndham Vacation Rentals.

Both the north and south shore ski areas of Lake Tahoe await your visit.
For a great uncrowded South Shore experience, visit Sierra-at-Tahoe
off Hwy 50.
On the North Shore, beat the crowds at Diamond Peak, in Incline Village, in Nevada.
Choose a hotel below and link to book a room today.
For lodging on Tahoe's South Shore link to Aston Lakeland Village, Forest Suites Resort, Holiday Inn Express and The Ridge Tahoe.
For lodging on Tahoe's North Shore link to The Cedar House Sport Hotel, Hampton Inn & Suites and
in Reno, Grand Sierra Resort.

Banff-Lake Louise and Whistler-Blackcomb in Western Canada, click their names for links, provide a gorgeous backdrop for great skiing and off mountain fun.
For Best of Banff Lodging, click here. - For Whistler Lodging, click here.


2017 WINTER PHOTOS BELOW and MANY MORE, on SKIER NEWS - 2017 WINTER PHOTOS PAGE.
Use the photo captions below to link to the resort for the latest 2016-17 updates and events.
SNOWFALL and CONDITIONS in the WEST ARE SPECTACULAR - for a BRIEF TIME, ALMOST TOO MUCH SNOW,
and FEBRUARY BROUGHT HUGE AMOUNTS of SNOW the EAST, SEE PHOTOS BELOW.

CLICK the CAPTION BELOW EACH PHOTO for EVENTS from THAT RESORT.

World Cup Gondola Great Groomer Steamboat Base New Steamboat Quad
ASPEN, CO (02-20-17) -
This gondola on Aspen Mountain promotes the 2017 Audi FIS Ski World Cup Finals on March 15-19; the first time this event has been held in the U.S. in 20 years. The races will feature the best men and ladies alpine skiers in the world in downhill,
super-G, giant slalom, slalom and nation's team event.
(SKIER NEWS photo - Dave Leonardi)
ASPEN, CO (02-20-17) -
Beginning below the Aspen Gondola, the Lazy Boy trail is groomed to perfection delighting all who catch early tracks on this beautiful day. Known for steep trails, Ajax - as Aspen Mountain is called - also has a wide variety of great blue cruisers. The trail is found betweeen the Ridge of Bell and Copper Bowl.
(SKIER NEWS photo - Lorie Leonardi)
SNOWMASS, CO (02-18-17) -
A new $5.9 million remodel of Gwyn's High Alpine restaurant, located mid-mountain at Snowmass, for the facility which has been a staple at Snowmass for over 30 years. They serve breakfast and lunch and includes both a fine dining restaurant, as well as a quick serve cafe that serves specialty burgers, homemade soups, stews, salads and wraps.
(SKIER NEWS photo - Dave Leonardi)
SNOWMASS, CO (02-18-17) -
One massive area of Snowmass Mountain is named "The Big Burn" and the expansive "Dallas Freeway" is the trail of choice on the Big Burn this day. Snowmass is one of four mountains that create the Aspen-Snowmass experience along with Aspen Mountain (Ajax), Aspen Highlands and Buttermilk.
(SKIER NEWS photo - Lorie Leonardi
FOR MANY MORE WINTER SKI RESORT SCENES, CLICK HERE to SKIER NEWS - 2017 WINTER PHOTOS PAGE. 

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SNOWFALL and CONDITIONS in the WEST ARE SPECTACULAR - for a BRIEF TIME, ALMOST TOO MUCH SNOW,
and FEBRUARY BROUGHT HUGE AMOUNTS of SNOW the EAST, SEE PHOTOS BELOW.

CLICK the CAPTION BELOW EACH PHOTO for EVENTS from THAT RESORT.

New Peak 9 Lodge Beaver Run Steamboat Base New Steamboat Quad
BRECKENRIDGE, CO (02-16-17) -
Peak 7 at Breckenridge, one of five peaks at the resort, boasts a new mountain lodge - Pioneer Crossing. This spacious eatery has the signature Vail Resorts' cuisine while providing outstanding views of the Colorado Rocky Mountain Front Range.
(SKIER NEWS photo - Dave Leonardi)
BRECKENRIDGE, CO (02-16-17) -
The base of Breck's Peak 9 is home to Beaver Run Resort and the Beaver Run SuperChair to provide 1,591 vertical feet of impeccably groomed blue trails. The quad is one of 10 high speed lifts on the resort, including four six-packs.
(SKIER NEWS photo - Dave Leonardi)
STEAMBOAT, CO (02-13-17) -
The base at Steamboat Resort begins bustle with activity to begin the day. The distant Mt. Werner Peak is easily accessed by the Steamboat Gondola and a great lift system. Apres-ski activity at the bandstand (center) and surrounding plaza attracts enthusiastic crowds.
(SKIER NEWS photo - Dave Leonardi)
STEAMBOAT, CO (02-13-17) -
New this winter at Steamboat is the Elkhead Express high-speed quad. This new lift facilitates access from the Sunshine Lift trails to the Mt. Werner peak area and the top of the gondola. This is one of six high-speed lifts plus the gondola at Steamboat.
(SKIER NEWS photo - Dave Leonardi
FOR MANY MORE WINTER SKI RESORT SCENES, CLICK HERE to SKIER NEWS - 2017 WINTER PHOTOS PAGE. 

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THE MOUNTAINS ARE ALSO the PLACE to BE in SUMMER, ENJOY THE PHOTOS BELOW & LINK HERE for 2016 SUMMER PHOTOS.
YOUR FAVORITE MOUNTAIN TOWN WAS the PLACE TO BE THIS SUMMER, SEE PHOTOS BELOW.
CLICK the CAPTION for SUMMER EVENTS at THAT RESORT or ATTRACTION.

JHMR Tram & Trails Billy Kidd-Steamboat Summer in Schweitzer Comedy Time
JACKSON HOLE MOUNTAIN, WY (07-06-16) -
Daily tram rides at Jackson Hole Mountain Resort takes visitors 4,135 ft. to the top of the resort for hikes and spectacular views. Mountain biking is popular on lower, extreme parts of the mountain, while the base offers many activities.
(SKIER NEWS photo - Dave Leonardi)
STEAMBOAT RESORT, CO (08-02-16 ) -
The colorful summer activities at the base of Steamboat Ski and Summer Resort are watched by a statue of Billy Kidd, legendary American skiing Olympian and Steamboat icon. In winter, you can take a ski run with Billy most days.
(SKIER NEWS photo - Dave Leonardi)

SCHWEITZER MOUNTAIN, ID (07-11-16) -
This Pacific Northwest favorite resort, located close to Sandpoint, ID has easy access through Spokane's nearby airport, just 90 minutes away. The resort has great terrain for mountain biking, camps, tennis and events that go into the Fall.

(SKIER NEWS photo - Dave Leonardi)
LAKE TAHOE, CA/NV (07-24-16)
The "Funsome Threesome" of LARRY the CABLE GUY, RAY ROMANO (left) and ROB RIGGLE (light shirt) entertained the gallery with jokes before their round of golf at July's annual American Century Championship, broadcast live on NBC. The three had spectatators roaring with laughter. Link here for more.
(SKIER NEWS photo - Dave Leonardi)


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