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Tuck Dynasty: Three Generations of Pucketts Make a Mark on Junior Ski Racing

24 Oct 14
Tuck Dynasty: Three Generations of Pucketts Make a Mark on Junior Ski Racing
Peggy, matriarch of the Puckett dynasty, grew up skiing at Snowbasin in Utah and was an Olympic hopeful for the 1968 Games. She went on to raise two Olympians of her own. Chris, her oldest, raced giant slalom in Albertville in the 1992 Games and graduated from Dartmouth in 1998. Younger brother, Casey, raced in four Winter Games, before switching to skiercross. He took gold in the 2007 X-Games skiercross and competed in the event at the 2010 Games.

Elwayville: Lessons Passed on from Father to Son

22 Oct 14
Elwayville: Lessons Passed on from Father to Son
On the right path: the lessons my father taught me will continue to resonate. Here are a few of the most important ones.

Early Winter and the Waiting Game

16 Oct 14
Early Winter and the Waiting Game
In the early season, anticipation is currency. We gather it around us, share it with friends. We become high on it, sometimes ill with it. Anticipation is half the fun of skiing. And when it finally happens, whether on a single white ribbon at some high, cold resort, or in the deepest powder of the season, delivered by a freak October storm, our first turns of each season are always some of the best.

Pasang Lhamu Sherpa Akita Speaks

13 Oct 14
Pasang Lhamu Sherpa Akita Speaks
We caught up with Pasang, who works as a mountaineering instructor in Nepal and a guide in the U.S. (and occasionally at her family’s restaurant Tibet’s in Lousiville) to get an inside look into their expedition.

SNOWBOUND: Our 2014-15 Edition of Your Guide to Colorado’s Peaks is Live

12 Oct 14
SNOWBOUND: Our 2014-15 Edition of Your Guide to Colorado's Peaks is Live
This guide will fill you in on Colorado’s resorts with insights into mountain stats, pass beta, terrain updates, lesson options, new resort developments -- and the mountains with the most Colorado soul.

The Best of 2014-15 Winter Gear

10 Oct 14
The Best of 2014-15 Winter Gear
While you are waiting for the snow to fall, we suggest you drool over the new tools that will make all your dirty powder dreams come true this season -- which promises to be a big one.
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