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Ski resort uses helicopter to bring in more snow

Over the weekend, the Luchon-Superbagnères ski resort in the French Pyrenees used a helicopter to bring in fresh snow to the slopes from higher elevations. The chopper dumped 50 tonnes of snow on the beginner and ski school slopes. From The Guardian:

Hervé Pounau, the director of the local department council, said the cost of ...

Unclothed Skiing? Better Use Some Male ***** Protection

01.11.2020 · Posted in Health Articles, Men Articles

It’s winter and there’s powder all over the mountains, so naturally a lot of people are out there skiing the slopes like there’s no tomorrow. Most of them are bundled up nice and warm, but a few hardy souls – not so much. As a matter of fact, some extreme sports enthusiasts look forward to ...

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Resourceful teens create a makeshift net to catch boy who was falling off a ski lift

03.04.2019 · Posted in Technology Articles

Sometimes a leap of faith can save a life.  An 8-year-old boy who slipped off a ski lift chair was saved by a few quick-thinking teens. The boy had boarded the Screaming Eagle chairlift on Grouse Mountain in Vancouver, Canada. But he failed ... ...

Watch fantastic night freeskiers illuminated by fiery flares

Swiss freeskier and filmmaker Nico Vuignier of Centriphone fame, delivers "Heatseeker," an exhilarating night skiing adventure illuminated by fiery shots from a flare gun.

Edited by Nicolas Vuignier & Jules Guarneri; Shot by Jules Guarneri; Riders: Jeremie Heitz, Nicolas Vuignier, Samuel Anthamatten, Laurent DeMartin, Florian Bruchez, Mathieu Schaer

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Where to Ski In Every State and 16 Ski Vacations Near Big U.S. Cities

12.05.2013 · Posted in Travel and Leisure

Filed under: Skiing, North America, United StatesSquaw Valley The period after Thanksgiving isn't just the start of the holiday shopping season, it's typically the start of the ski season as well. To that end, AOL Travel has posted these two guides to ... ...