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Mountain Conditions Push Notifications
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Started this discussion. Last reply by jg atl Feb 27.

Ski Area Improvements for Upcoming Season
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Started this discussion. Last reply by Cary Sep 6, 2011.

Delta flights are up.....

Started Jun 10, 2010


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jg atl replied to Andrew Roberts's discussion Ski Guide
"If you want some really different back country stuff, check out Steamboat Powercats - complete package:  cat, guide and fat skis.  I did it for the first time last year - very enjoyable.  Will do it again. I'll leave it to locals…"
Nov 14
jg atl replied to Brendon Robertson's discussion Buying skis in steamboat
"Your best bet is to contact stores directly. I bought a pair of skis from Steamboat Ski and Sport a few years ago after demo'ing 6-7 different ones.  When I made my decision, the new skis were ready overnight.  So not quite what you…"
Aug 18
jg atl replied to Julien Hradecky's discussion anything new on the mountain for ski season 2014-2015?
"I asked this same question to a buddy that works for the resort.  Answer was expanded night skiing (both terrain and times, though the terrain will be dedicated to SSWSC) and additional snow making.  They made a big investment in Four…"
Jul 25
jg atl replied to Ted Catranis's discussion Summer and Gondola Base Area
"I think they call it the Kids Adventure Zone (not sure what you mean by "air games"), and I am sure it will still be there.  They have the bungee jump trampoline, the mechanical bull ride, a compact ropes course, and a couple other…"
Jun 5
jg atl replied to jg atl's discussion Mountain Conditions Push Notifications
"Thanks Brian.  Yeah, that's an approach, but I have to go and make the call.  They used to push updates out 3 times a day on twitter.  C'est la vie!"
Feb 27
brian paul ferguson replied to jg atl's discussion Mountain Conditions Push Notifications
"I find the on mountain cameras very helpful, especially the champagne powder cam...See how much snow fell, temperature, and visually see if its windy. I usually call 970-879-6111 ex 1 for snow reports, switchboard ken updates mid morning, and if…"
Feb 26
jg atl replied to jg atl's discussion Mountain Conditions Push Notifications
"The Snow Report Hotline is (970) 879-7300"
Feb 26
CrystalWA replied to jg atl's discussion Mountain Conditions Push Notifications
"I wish somebody would reply to this.  I would like to know when the lifts get closed and opened by the weather and how the weather is changing.  The twitter last season was real good for keeping us up-to-date so it would be good to know if…"
Feb 25

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One Post Blog for the 2010 Trip to the 'Boat

We are just back from 12 days at the 'Boat for our typical one and only ski trip of the season. The nice thing about being in "career transition" is that I have a lot more time available. We had booked our flights to Steamboat last year using Frequent Flyer miles for travel, but in early February, we bumped up or departure date, paid Delta $200 for the changes, and got to head out a few days early. The flight from ATL to HDN was only 1/3 full, but flawless. We had collected our luggage and were… Continue

Posted on March 9, 2010 at 3:22pm

One Post Blog of Last Week's Trip

After a year off recuperating from neck surgery, it was great to be back skiing in Steamboat from Feb. 14-22. I do not like to spend too much time on the computer while on vacation, so I thought I would do a 1 entry blog to summarize our awesome trip last week.

My wife and I flew in from Atlanta on the direct flight February 14. We got delayed by 2 hours for a medical emergency with one of the passengers. We decided that we preferred to spend a couple extra hours in ATL getting the… Continue

Posted on February 23, 2009 at 11:30am — 1 Comment

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At 2:26pm on November 11, 2013, Jo Cruise said…

Thank you Jg for the info on the ski lockers.  Do you know an email address I can contact them?

At 4:06pm on January 12, 2011, skisteamboat said…

Sounds good to me. You can start a meeting thread in the group section if you want.



At 2:18pm on April 8, 2009, Larry Pierce said…
jg atl,

I knew the gliders were on top of Storm Peak. Just waited a bit below them, and as they ran down the slope a bit, up they went. Was able to shoot down on the gliders as they headed for the valley after passing me.

At 4:53pm on January 14, 2009, trudeska said…
Ouch!!! We leave Miami at 6 am. The 10:05 is ours. Didf I miss something. Are you going to be in Steamboat too or a different trip altogether. Hope it's Steamboat. We could all have a big meet and greet. I'm meeting a bunch of people on Friday.

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