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    Very well said. As a business, ski resorts will...

    Very well said. As a business, ski resorts will always welcome Ikon as long as it brings more total revenue. If the mountain is becoming more crowded because of Ikon, then it is likely that the...
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    Sticky: Just wrapped up our season at Sugarbush this past...

    Just wrapped up our season at Sugarbush this past weekend. My son and I skied total of 59 days. My wife and daughter skied 49 days.

    We had 28 days in the west. With some luck, 15 out of the 28...
  3. Thread: Wst 4/6-4/7

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    Great day at Sugarbush today, even better than...

    Great day at Sugarbush today, even better than Saturday. Got there at 9am and had the first run at Paradise. Surprisingly, it is already softened. Then we had a run at paradise woods and another run...
  4. Thread: Utah?

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    Looks like you had bad really bad luck with...

    Looks like you had bad really bad luck with weather. Out of my 20+ days at SLC, it was literally true that the worst day at SLC was better than most days in the east. It is no surprise that you...
  5. Thread: Wst 4/6-4/7

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    Yes, it was a great day at Sugarbush. The...

    Yes, it was a great day at Sugarbush. The overnight 2-3 inches of wet snow helped upper mountain to be skiable in the morning. After lunch everything was good, probably with exception of some trees...
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    Never used PC public transit so I can’t speak for...

    Never used PC public transit so I can’t speak for it. After seeing this post, I definitely understand your frustration towards PC. Just curious why you chose to ski canyon (or end the day at canyon)...
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    I did some quick research to see if it is really...

    I did some quick research to see if it is really true that there is no restaurant open after 9pm. So I opened google map and searched park city restaurant. Then I click into each restaurant to see...
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    Amazing trip report!

    Amazing trip report!
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    We skied 20 days in the first year, and more than...

    We skied 20 days in the first year, and more than 50 days this year. So in terms of number of days, we have some mileage. Another factor is that we like to keep pushing ourselves to harder terrain,...
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    Yes, I definitely consider myself lucky! As a...

    Yes, I definitely consider myself lucky! As a family, we have been traveled a lot, like ~60 days a year since my youngest turned 2 year old. Through those travel days, we figured out our own travel...
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    I totally agree. With great snow terrain and low...

    I totally agree. With great snow terrain and low cost, there is really no reason not to come to SLC at least once.

    Out of my 3 trips to SLC this season (December, early Feb and late March), I...
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    This is my 2nd ski season. So most ski resorts I...

    This is my 2nd ski season. So most ski resorts I visited this season are new to me.

    Specifically:
    UT: Alta, Snowbird, Brighton, Solitude, Deer Valley
    CO: Steamboat, Copper
    New England:...
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    Great pictures!

    Great pictures!
  14. Was going to day trip to Loon but overslept....

    Was going to day trip to Loon but overslept. Sitting this weekend out.

    Next weekend seems to be wet too... what a crappy end to the season
  15. Was planning to go to sugarbush for the weekend...

    Was planning to go to sugarbush for the weekend but the wind is concerning. Now planning to hit Loon as a day trip on Saturday
  16. Thread: Utah?

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    I don’t drink much so wouldn’t comment on wine. ...

    I don’t drink much so wouldn’t comment on wine.

    In terms of food, PC has a lot of very nice upper end restaurants. Cottonwood Heights has a lot of cheaper restaurants with great quality. They are...
  17. Thread: Brighton 3/28/19

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    Brighton has very easy access to side-country,...

    Brighton has very easy access to side-country, from both Milly chair and Western chair, which has fantastic snow and terrain. Would definitely not do it today but should be good days after a storm.
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    Wishful thinking for sure. I was there last...

    Wishful thinking for sure. I was there last weekend. Very light crowd on Saturday with Alta reporting 4" before first chair, much larger crowd on Sunday with Alta reporting 7" by first chair. My...
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    3/26 - Solitude. The mountain was very empty on...

    3/26 - Solitude. The mountain was very empty on Tuesday - no line anywhere. With temp in high 40s the day before and 26 overnight, the mountain was frozen solid in the morning. We sticked to groomer...
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    Definitely! There are so much more beyond the...

    Definitely! There are so much more beyond the map. Will sign up a off-piste workshop next time and ask the instructor to show me more goods.
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    3/25 - Brighton. Blue Bird day, warm and no wind....

    3/25 - Brighton. Blue Bird day, warm and no wind. The mountain was pretty empty without any Liftline. We started the day lapping Milly express. Milly bowl had plenty of chopped up powder from...
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    Alta, Brighton, Solitude 3/23-3/27

    3/23 - Alta. 4” of snow before first chair. Being a Saturday, the mountain wasn’t crowded. We arrived at 8:15am and were able to park very close to the lodge. There was 5 minutes lift line at Collins...
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    Skied Alta today (Saturday). We arrived around...

    Skied Alta today (Saturday). We arrived around 815am and there weren’t so many cars. We were able to parked very closed to the lodge. The parking lot was eventually filled late morning. Collins lift...
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    Thanks!

    Thanks!
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    Thanks! Likely will go to Brighton then. Will it...

    Thanks! Likely will go to Brighton then. Will it be early enough if we get to the mouth of canyon by 730am?
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