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Tag: Terrain Park

Safety Sunday: Smart Style in the Terrain Park

by Jennifer on Jan.05, 2014, under Colorado Skiing, Resorts

Monarch Mountain

Monarch Mountain

Smart Style is a terrain park safety initiative developed by the National Ski Areas Association. As its name implies, there is a smart way to use terrain parks. There are a number of key safety tips that you should know before entering a terrain park. Some resorts feature more than one terrain park, and they can range in size from small, medium, and large. Visit ski area websites to learn more about their terrain and terrain parks. The best way to learn how to safely navigate the various features, be it boxes, rails, jumps, or halfpipes, is to take a lesson from a professional instructor. Here are the four points of Smart Style: (continue reading…)

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Free Parking: Terrain Parks in Colorado

by Mountain Correspondent on Mar.31, 2013, under Colorado Skiing, General

A quick bit of math: Take all the awesome ski and snowboard spots in Colorado, then find all the sweet terrain parks, halfpipes, and superpipes in Colorado. Add all the parks, pipes, superpipes, and jibs togehter. What do you get? About a jillion ways to catch air in the highest state in the union. Here are some highlights from one of ‘em:

OK, so I’ll admit that I didn’t get the job of Mountain Correspondent because of math skills, but hear me out…

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Day In The Park At Aspen

by Guest on Mar.07, 2013, under General

This blog comes to Colorado Ski Country from Mike Goodwin, Senior Editor of Snowboard Colorado.

Last week I rallied down to Aspen with staff photographer Aaron Dodds for the first park shoot of Volume 4 of Snowboard Colorado Magazine. We met up with a young crew of dudes – Red Gerard, Blake Axelson, Ezra Racine and Wylie Adams – and lucked out with a bluebird day.

Mike Goodwin_Aspen_Wylie

Mike Goodwin_Aspen_Wylie

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