Jan 14, 2013

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The Best and Worst Ski Resort Jobs

The Best and Worst Ski Resort Jobs

Ski resorts are known as a haven for the rich.  Just for the right to sit on a chairlift, you are likely spending $100 at anywhere decent.  Factor in hotel, restaurants, partying, and you are

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Jan 10, 2013

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How to Know if You’re Finally a “Local” Skier

How to Know if You’re Finally a “Local” Skier

Being local in a ski town is often a bit of a misconception.  Except for the minute percentage that actually was born and raised in the mountains, most people have another hometown from whence they

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Jan 1, 2013

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Practical Jokes to Play on City-Slicker Friends

Practical Jokes to Play on City-Slicker Friends

There are some of us out there who have never seen the stars at night, never heard the sound of silence, and whose idea of “wild” usually means a trip to the zoo.  You can’t hold it against them, really – growing up in an urban jungle you sometimes don’t know what you are missing.

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Dec 28, 2012

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Outdoorsy Vehicles and the Stereotypes that Accommodate Them

Outdoorsy Vehicles and the Stereotypes that Accommodate Them

Car companies are smart.  They know that they don’t need to sell you a car, they are selling a lifestyle.  Images of the pristine wilderness, lumberjacks, grizzly bears and anything else out of a Jack

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Dec 17, 2012

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Scooping a Ski Bunny: How to Pick Up Women in a Resort Town

Scooping a Ski Bunny: How to Pick Up Women in a Resort Town

Whether you searching for the love of your life or someone to help work off this afternoon’s nacho plate, the reality is that unless you are either extremely religious or a tree, everybody needs to get laid.  I reminisce fondly of my days in college, living in a co-ed dorm, where hooking up was easier than getting to class on time.

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