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Small specialty shop wants to be a good fit for skiers

Small specialty shop wants to be a good fit for skiers

Tim Hedin closed his Alpine High ski shop in Billings a few years ago and then felt a little guilty about it.

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Tim Heden runs Ski Boot RX

Tim Heden runs Ski Boot RX

Tim Heden runs Ski Boot RX, a small ski shop off Broadwater Avenue that specializes in personal attention and boot fitting.

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Former Griz Coyle has shot at Seahawks roster

Former Griz Coyle has shot at Seahawks roster

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — One day, more than a decade ago on a chairlift at Big Sky Resort, one of the best young ski racers in Montana told his coach that his future wasn't on the slopes.

August 07, 2014 3:00 pm Photos

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Descent of remote snowfield ends in harrowing plunge

Descent of remote snowfield ends in harrowing plunge

It’s not easy to find snow in the summer, but die-hard skiers and snowboarders are known to climb high into shaded mountaintop couloirs to extend their season.

August 03, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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A snowboarder takes a jump

A snowboarder takes a jump

A snowboarder takes a jump as skiers ride up the Cole Creek chairlift at Red Lodge Mountain.

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Jackson ski areas report very good year

JACKSON, Wyo. — The oldest and the largest ski resorts in the state enjoyed a strong winter 2013-14, both of them boasting historic numbers.

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Ski area

Ski area

Lookout Pass Ski Area receives about 400 inches of snow annually.

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Critic pans long EIS process for Lookout Pass Ski Area expansion

Critic pans long EIS process for Lookout Pass Ski Area expansion

LOOKOUT PASS – A group of ski and snowboard enthusiasts are hoping that a proposal to expand Lookout Pass Ski Area, located on the Montana/Idaho border two hours west of Missoula, doesn’t run into the same problems and lengthy delays that plagued Montana Snowbowl’s expansion plans.

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Hogadon Ski Area

Hogadon Ski Area

Skiers ride the lift to the top of the mountain during the Britt Farr Memorial Invitational on Jan. 24 at Hogadon Ski Area on Casper Mountain.

April 18, 2014 5:46 pm
Philipsburg cautiously optimistic new road to Discovery will spur economic growth

Philipsburg cautiously optimistic new road to Discovery will spur economic growth

PHILIPSBURG — In geometry, a line is the relationship between two points. When the points are a town and its neighboring ski resort, a line can be very hard to find.

March 31, 2014 1:29 pm Photos

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Officials mull uphill travel ban at Whitefish

WHITEFISH — The U.S. Forest Service and Whitefish Mountain Resort are considering changes to the resort's policy of allowing skiers to travel uphill after two people entered an area with active avalanche control.

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Rocky honors its ski-racing national champions

Rocky honors its ski-racing national champions

With the Rocky Mountain College alpine ski-racing team competing and practicing on slopes far away from campus, few people get a chance to cheer for them.

March 20, 2014 12:15 am Photos

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Rocky men repeat as dual slalom champions

LAKE PLACID, N.Y. -- Rocky Mountain College's men repeated as national champion in the dual slalom races on Saturday as the 36th United States Collegiate Ski Association finals came to a close on Whiteface Mountain.

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Moonlight Basin

Moonlight Basin

A season pass for just Moonlight Basin is being offered by its new owners, Big Sky Resort.

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Undaunted

Undaunted

Katelyn Prinzing, 21, is not letting her diagnosis of multiple sclerosis stop her from participating in one of her favorite pastimes, skiing. She hit the slopes in January at Showdown, which is located in the Little Belt Mountains in Central Montana.

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Still skiing hard

Still skiing hard

Keely Kelleher, who grew up at Big Sky, will return to her home mountain for an all girls' clinic in April.

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Bridger Bowl backup: Parking woes stall skiers, snowboarders

Bridger Bowl backup: Parking woes stall skiers, snowboarders

Imagine a business where your product is so popular that you have to turn customers away.

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2 skiers found alive after night lost in mountains north of Missoula

Two skiers lost overnight in the mountains north of Missoula were located at about 10:30 a.m. Saturday by Missoula County Search and Rescue. They are alive and safe.

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Wyoming ski resort sees deepest snow since 1997

JACKSON, Wyo. — The deepest snow in years is piling up at Jackson Hole Mountain Resort.

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Headwaters

Headwaters

The Stillwater Bowl dominates the north slope of Lone Mountain at Big Sky and is the site of the ninth annual Headwaters Spring Runoff..

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