Tag Archives: Alta

Do Women Learn to Ski Best From Other Women?

Over the past few years, no matter where I ski, I see them: Flyers and posters encouraging women to get out and ski and ride together. Women’s Wednesday, Shred Betty Clinics, Mommy and Me, no matter what you call them, … Continue reading

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From Snowboard to Skis For One Day at Alta

I’m a y’all come kind of gal. If we’re heading out to ski, I’m apt to invite everyone I know. We travel a lot, so no matter where we go, I’m usually trying to make it a party. So recently, … Continue reading

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Making Memories At Alta Lodge

When our children were in grade school, my husband would explain their occasional absence for family travel and skiing with this phrase: You can’t make memories as a family if they’re in school. This summed it up fairly well, until … Continue reading

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Adios Ski Season: Many Highs, One Low

For the past month, I’ve been looking for the “perfect” way and “perfect” day to end my ski season. On Friday, I found it at Arapahoe Basin, Colorado. Thanks to a cosmic convergence, my son’s sports schedule took us to … Continue reading

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The Five Alta Lodges: History, Charm and Family Fun

Each of the five Alta Lodges is historic and has a story to tell. Although we stayed at the Alta Peruvian Lodge in early December, I visited each of the other lodges. Here’s what I learned. The Alta Lodge Family … Continue reading

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