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Dear all: The understated Murray Cunningham (Powder Tours) describes this next storm cycle as “promising”.  On Saturday (20th) we’ll open another large swath of terrain as we push to 100% open. Aspen Mountain already approaches 90% open and patrol is working on last pockets of the Glades and Jackpot.  At Highlands Child’s Play and Moment […]

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It started snowing yesterday around noon and continued through the night.  When I woke this morning I had at least 4 inches on the driveway of my secret lair in Basalt. I was thinking if I had this much here, how much is there up top?  I had one of my henchmen shovel as I […]

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I awoke this morning from dreaming of moose drinks and goose drinks and listened to the ‘weather forecast’ on the radio as I was coming out of my slumber. The report was for 1″ to 6″ inches of snow starting early morning lasting throughout the day.  Well, that report was a bust because I skied […]

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After our much needed storm cycle just before Thanksgiving, nary a snowflake has fallen from the sky since and it’s been over a fortnight since our last snowfall.  That’s about to change as a strong pacific storm is about to move in promising some more white stuff in the near future.  The skiing has been […]

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Next Wednesday, December 10th, is the second event of the Aspen U Speaker Series at the Limelight Hotel. Come hear from Charlie Bresler of The Life You Can Save as he explores what it means to be an effective philanthropist when focused on poverty alleviation. Join your fellow employees and like-minded locals for stimulating speakers presenting cutting edge issues […]

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Over 17 years the Environment Foundation has donated nearly $2.5 million to protect our mountain ecosystems (bye zebra mussels), promote responsible natural resource extraction (see ya methane), support youth environmental education and encourage responsible outdoor recreation (without any moose altercations). In spring 2010 the Environment Foundation made a grant to the Ruedi Water and Power […]

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The second annual Aspen TNT (Town -N- Trail) 10K Race is scheduled for Saturday, October 4, 2014.  The race showcases a unique route on a variety of trails, bike paths and sidewalks around the town of Aspen, Colorado and benefits the National Multiple Sclerosis Society – Colorado-Wyoming Chapter.  The TNT race will begin and end […]

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