Category Archives: Resort Report

Alta Wins Round One Against Snowboarding Plaintiffs But It Ain’t Over Yet

“We are not at all dissuaded,” said Rick Alden about yesterday’s ruling in U.S. District Court. The legal war summoned against Alta Ski Area last season for refusing to allow snowboarders on its lifts came to a head when Wasatch Equality (Alden, Drew Hicken, Bjorn Leines, Richard Varga) had their day in court.  Judge Dee Benson not only decried that […]

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    Park City Mountain Resort (PCMR) announced today it’s going to pay up. Judge Ryan Harris imposed a $17.5 million bond amount last week if the resort planned to operate for 2014/15. Well, get ready folks. the scheduled season opener is November 22, 2014; maybe even sooner if all of the epic snowfall forecasts ring true. “Our goal has […]

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Judge Tells PCMR To Pay $17.5 Million Bond

    Oh Joy! We get to wait…again. It wouldn’t be a telenovela without a cliffhanger and the lawsuit between Park City Mountain Resort and Talisker Landholding LLC. wouldn’t be the biggest eviction case in the history of Utah without yet another delay. Judge Ryan Harris ruled in 3rd District Court of Summit County this afternoon that PCMR will need […]

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Crag Packing

  When you spend your day 40+ miles away from the closest 7-11 with no cell reception, it pays to pack right. Of course you’ll need the standards like sunscreen, water, lunch and a first-aid kit but for climbing in the Uintas you might want these other essentials. The Hike In- You’ll want to wear Outdoor Research Ferrosi Pants on […]

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