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October 2009 Blog Posts (13)


STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, CO-October 29, 2009-Industry terrain park veteran, Nicholas Roma, has been named to the position of Terrain Park Manager for the Steamboat Ski & Resort Corporation.

“Steamboat has made considerable strides across its terrain parks over the past three years and we are delighted to have someone as talented and accomplished as Nicholas carry that momentum onward,” said Jim Schneider, vice-president of skier… Continue

Added by Michael Lane on October 29, 2009 at 8:21am — 4 Comments


STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, CO-October 26, 2009-With cold temperatures moving into the area, and another round of forecasted storms on the horizon, Steamboat’s snowmaking crews jumped into action Sunday night firing up the snowmaking system in anticipation of Opening Day, November 25th.

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“This year’s been fantastic so far, as we have already seen… Continue

Added by Michael Lane on October 26, 2009 at 5:49pm — No Comments

I like granola bars. I like chainsaws. Today, I built a log slide while eating granola bars. Not a bad day.

I like granola bars.

I like chainsaws.

Today, I built a log slide while eating granola bars.

Not a bad day. Continue

Added by Sean Nalette on October 26, 2009 at 12:22pm — No Comments

Playing the Bear in February 2010!!!

Looking forward to getting back out to Steamboat. My shows dates will be February 8 - 12, 2010. See you there!!!


Added by Dave Hudson on October 20, 2009 at 8:20pm — No Comments


Platinum Selling Artist & Colorado Favorite Joins World Champions & US Best Freestyle & Nordic Combined Athletes at Nationally Televised Olympic Selection Event in Ski Town, U.S.A.®

STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, CO-October 13, 2009-Colorado favorite and platinum recording artists, Big Head Todd & the Monsters, will perform a free concert on December 23rd during US Olympic Trials in Freestyle & Nordic Combined Skiing in Steamboat Springs, Colorado. The US… Continue

Added by Michael Lane on October 13, 2009 at 10:24am — No Comments


STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, CO (Oct. 12) - U.S freestyle and nordic combined athletes will get a one shot, winner-takes-all chance at making the 2010 U.S. Olympic Team as the U.S. Olympic Committee (USOC) and U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association (USSA) host the 2010 U.S. Olympic Team Trials in Steamboat Springs Dec. 23-24. A total of five U.S. Olympic Team spots in moguls, aerials and nordic combined will be up for grabs on those two days in Steamboat-Ski Town, U.S.A. ®.

Scheduled to air… Continue

Added by Michael Lane on October 12, 2009 at 1:54pm — No Comments

Loveland Ski area opens today and A-Basin on Friday.

It is time to get up off the couch and get those ski legs working people and that means me too.

Here we go.

From the Denver Post.

"Boasting its earliest opening day in 40 years, Loveland officials today announced the area will open for skiing Wednesday. Less than an hour later the folks at Arapahoe Basin congratulated their rivals on the other side of the pass and said their area would open Friday.

Loveland will become the first ski area in North America to… Continue

Added by Barry Goldkind(TeachToSki) on October 7, 2009 at 9:19am — 7 Comments


Lift-Up of Routt County Benefits From Holiday Music Event, Featuring Brent Rowan And Renowned Performers Linda Davis, Hillary Scott & Lang Scott Event-Dec. 19th

STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, CO-October 6, 2009-Ring in the sounds of the holiday season with a special Community Acoustic Christmas concert with guitarist Brent Rowan & Friends performing live at the Steamboat Grand at 7:00 p.m. on Saturday, December 19, 2009. In addition, Rowan & Friends will showcase A Reason For The… Continue

Added by Loryn on October 6, 2009 at 1:20pm — No Comments

It's a snowy day in Steamboat

Winter arrived early in Steamboat and delivered a taste of what's to come this winter. Most of today the snowflakes were falling in town and we received a couple inches on top of Thunderhead. Sign Shop Steve who works at the top of Thunderhead went outside to snap some winning photos of the beautiful white backdrop covering our mountain.

It won't be much longer till the runs are covered and our beautiful mountain town is like a snow globe.

Thunderhead Front lawn…


Added by Shannon on October 5, 2009 at 5:30pm — No Comments

Fall'n into winter (mentally at least)

Admit it... if you are checking this website, and reading this (in Oct) are excited for winter. After getting hit with 2 snow storms so far this fall, one of which resulted in some substantial accumulation, I can say that I am definately looking forward to snowboard season. As greatful as I am to have stayed super busy with work this summer (exterior painting mostly) .. its not nearly as much fun as my winter job.

I have been teaching snowboarding for the past 11 seasons,… Continue

Added by Tracy Riser on October 4, 2009 at 4:30pm — 2 Comments

The 25th Annual MusicFest, Jan. 4-9, 2010

January 4-9, or Extended Set January 4-11th -- Six days, 30 bands, a world-class ski resort-does it really get any better than the MusicFest? Now in its 25th year, the MusicFest draws thousands of ski-lovin', music-lovin' folks to the snow swept peaks of Colorado each January.

The largest group ski trip of its kind in the nation, the MusicFest brings the finest Texas and Americana music to the world-class ski resort of Steamboat, Colorado for a week full of sport and… Continue

Added by Kelsey McManus on October 2, 2009 at 4:30pm — No Comments


Fly Steamboat Program Enters 24th Season of Convenient Access to Ski Town, U.S.A. ®

STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, CO-October 2, 2009-The Steamboat Ski & Resort Corporation launched a brand new interactive website, , today, Friday, October 2nd highlighting its industry leading nonstop air program, accessibility and state-of-the-art airport.

“The new Fly Steamboat site is the best and most… Continue

Added by Michael Lane on October 2, 2009 at 3:23pm — No Comments


New helmet use guidelines receive industry support from the National Ski Areas Association and Canada West Ski Areas Association

Vancouver, B.C.—October 1, 2009—Intrawest today announced that, beginning with the 2009-2010 winter season, the Company will increase awareness of the importance of helmet use at all of its wholly-owned ski resorts in North America. Intrawest will recommend that all skiers and… Continue

Added by Michael Lane on October 1, 2009 at 1:28pm — No Comments

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