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Local Film Companies Two Plank and Matchstick Productions Receive Powder Award Nominations

Once again, Crested Butte film companies will be represented at this year’s Powder Awards.  No stranger to the Powder Awards, Matchstick Productions continues it’s legacy of greatness in their 20th year.  Superheroes of S...
by 1. Ed Dujardin
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Crested Butte Invades Taos For FWT Qualifier

photo: Trent Bona Photography | This past weekend, around twenty Crested Buttians (including the WSCU Mountain Sports Team) invaded Taos Ski Valley to take part in the four star Freeride World Tour Qualifier.  Expectations wer...
by 1. Ed Dujardin
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Red Lady Update – US Energy Seeking Landswap

For 35 years, several companies have unsuccessfully tried to mine one of the world’s richest deposits of molybdenum.  It is located on Mt. Emmons, locally known as The Red Lady, just above and upstream from the town of C...
by 2. Will Dujardin
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Pinnacle Race Series Kicks off Wednesday at CBMR

The Pinnacle Race Series sponsored by Alpine Orthopaedics is back at CBMR this summer, and guess what? It’s free. Photo: Trent Bona With both cross-country and DH/Freeride races on different courses every week for the nex...
by 2. Will Dujardin
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Avalanche Awareness Videos: From Russia

Avalanche Awareness Videos: From Russia Here is a great edit on how the Russians enjoy avalanche control. These videos are to remind you to come on out for the Crested Butte Avalanche Center’s 10th Anniversary Avalanche A...
by 4. Seth Tucker
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Beans and Rice Freeride: Higher Attitude

Beans and Rice Freeride finished off their two part season recap with a trip to our Elk Mountain neighbors to Aspen.  They ski big Colorado lines and have a lot of fun doing it.   Episode 2/2 (2014) – High Attitude from...
by 1. Ed Dujardin
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CAST SI&I Alpine Touring System Demonstration

Check out this demonstration video from the boys over at CAST. This system is unlike anything on the market right now. What do you think?
by 1. Ed Dujardin
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Bill and Ted’s Excellent Adventures Start in Las Trancas, Chile

It’s been two weeks in Chile since I joined my brother Edward for the skiing part of his South American odyssey.  I arrived amidst reports of terrible snow at the traditional big name resorts like Portillo, Valle Nevado, and...
by 2. Will Dujardin
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Aaron Blunck Takes 2nd at Dew Tour

Local pipe stud Aaron Blunck rebounded from a disappointing result at the Copper Grand Prix to take second at the Dew Tour in Breckenridge today. It is a huge result for Blunck, who needs results like this to secure a spot on t...
by 1. Ed Dujardin
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TGR’s $100,000 Edit Contest

photo: www.TetonGravity.com Teton Gravity Research has announced that it will be holding a contest for best edit. The prize money has been set at $100,000. Such high winnings means that this contest wont just be for amateurs. S...
by 1. Ed Dujardin
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