Monthly Archives: April 2008

Top-10 Resorts for Apres

http://www.skinet.com//photogallery.jsp?ID=1000016852 SKI Magazine put this out the other day and thanks to fellow Apres enthusiast A-Rob, we have it to share… and our assesment is pretty solid… although not neccesarily in the right order.  Aspen is listed as the #1 spot

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Tuckerman’s time?

Updates from Tuckerman’s show this may be the time!! We at Apres are tentatively scheduling the first weekend in May as a date to tackle this baby but that is mainly for scheduling reasons. Has anybody done Tuckerman’s yet? (Tuckerman’s)

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Stay active Apres style.

Enjoy the picture for a second………………….. O.k, now read on. Honestly, this sounds fun. We know because we have been doing it for years. I suppose when your are as infatuated with the Apres way of life as we are

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Colorado’s “Off Season”

  Turns out that in Colorado the off season isn’t really that “off” – fellow Apres enthusiast Eli “The Yetti” Loper sent me this pic the other day of a waterfall that he dropped in his little kayak.  While being

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Nau – www.nau.com

So there is this sweet new outdoor gear/clothing company called Nau — its kind of like a Patagonia but with an even greater emphasis on protecting the environment and providing clothes for the lifestyle.  The stuff is great and reasonably

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Totally Outrageous Cliff Jumping

We dont really know what else to say other than that… has to be some of the highest drops recorded and filmed without a parachute.

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What’s going on in the off-season?

Actually – lots of stuff.  Many resorts have focused on the activities that people like to do in the summer (the type of people who own vacation homes on the mountain)… which pretty much boils down to golf.  Many courses

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LANGE Girls

Do you love the Lange girls as much as we do? …we thought so. Check out this treat of a slide show on skinet.com (http://www.skinet.com//photogallery.jsp?ID=1000014683&page=1).

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“The Pole”

Submitted by Apres-enthusiast Charles; apparently he swears by the “cold pole” for cold winter (or warm spring) days on the mountain.  The pole is lightweight, with an epoxy powder finish, a racer basket, and comes in 44″ to 54″ sizes. 

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Upcoming events

Killington will be hosting the Sunshine Daydream Festival Apr 12, 2008, followed by Pond Skimming Apr 13, 2008. http://www.killington.com/winter/events/calendar/@@calendar.html?offset:int=0#event14 Mt. Snow will be hosting the Rock Maple Snocross Finals @ Carinthia 04/05/2008 – 04/06/2008 http://www.mountsnow.com/calendar.html?month=04#list Sunday River showcases the 21st

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