Tag Archives: Shaun Raskin

Celebrating in Anticipation Winter

  Novemeber is an exciting time of year. It’s filled with movie premiers that taunt you into dreaming of deep mid- winter days, parties designed to coax Ullar out of his slumber, and events to reacquaint¬† you with your winter … Continue reading

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Snowbasin storm drops 40in for amazing preseason skiing

For our second day on snow, we once again made the drive up North.¬† We were undecided as to where to go but a last minute text from an Ogden local told us we were silly if we went back … Continue reading

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A Look Back Looking Forward

With temperatures dropping and snow dusting much of the mountains of the North American West we are all beginning to froth at the mouth for that first taste of winter. We are starving for those first turns, first splash of … Continue reading

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Getting Deep: Merlin’s Glaciers of the Nordic (3 of 3)

After 6 great days of Skiing pillows, slashing pow, and touring our butts off we had reached our last day in our little piece of paradise. As seemed to be our luck, the skies were crystal clear and the Alpine … Continue reading

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Getting Deep: Discovering The Magic of Sorcerer Lodge (part 1 of 3)

Some time in November, when our hopes and aspirations for the season were billowing out from our heads onto paper, I had mentioned to Weston that there were two places that I would love to revisit with him. The First … Continue reading

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Pow, Sun, and Sleds… A Day at The Ranch

Today we got quite the treat thanks to PC Powder Cats Guide, creator of backcountry.com, and now friend, Bob Merrill. We had met Bob last week while out with the PC Powder Cats and WidSix media. During the course of … Continue reading

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PC Powder Cats Show The Widsix Crew The Goods in the Uintas

Nothing like a last minute invite on a cat ski day with a group of rad people to make you realize how ridiculous your life truly is. Yesterday Weston D. and I got invited to join Widsix‘s founder John Roope, … Continue reading

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Outdoor Retailer: 2012

Outdoor Retailer is one of the most fun times of the year.¬† Not only do you get to play with, fondle and see a ton of new gear, but you also get to catch up with a bunch of people … Continue reading

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Striking it Rich in Silverton

Maybe it was all the hype of another La Nina or maybe it was the way so many began to find burden in the onslaught of snow last season, but whatever the reason, mother nature and old man winter seem … Continue reading

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SILVERTON: A roll of the dice

Saying that we have had a rough start to winter is like saying maybe the economy will turn around, we keep hoping for it, but all the forecasts are not quite as optimistic. In lieu of our lack of snow … Continue reading

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