Olympic Gold Medalist Julia Mancuso has been skiing on the World Cup circuit since she was 16 years old. The Lake Tahoe-native has done a lot since starting her World Cup careerâ€”she’s seen the world, started her own lingerie line, opened a training center in California, filmed for Warren Miller and competed in three Olympics, a few freeskiing comps, and countless World Cup events.
Utah-based photographer Will Wissman shares a selection of shots from Utah’s legendary Wasatch Mountain Range. Deep powder, big lines, tight trees and steeps all provide ample opportunities for Will’s photography. So if you’ve never been to Utah, or even if you have, this gallery just reinforces what many living there swear by: Utah has the greatest snow on earth.
Opening Day at Sugarload More Snow Coming
The Great Lakes are a collection of freshwater lakes located in northeastern North America, on the Canada – United States border. Consisting of Lakes Superior, Michigan, Huron, Erie, and Ontario, they form the largest group of freshwater lakes on Earth by total surface, coming in second by volume behind Baikal in Russia. The total surface is 208,610 km2 (80,545 sq mi), and the total volume is 22,560 km3 (5,412 cu mi) The lakes are sometimes referred to as the North Coast or “Third Coast” by some citizens of the United States. The Great Lakes hold 21% of the world’s surface fresh water.
The Great Lakes is the largest expanse of freshwater in the world with a unique and diverse landscape. This region which is the size of continental Europe includes the U.S. states of Illinois, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, and Wisconsin. (Indiana and Pensylvania are no longer members of the association)
Great Fun & Festivals
No matter what your interests are you can do it in the Great Lakes: outdoor sports of all kinds, including canoeing, golfing, mountain biking, hiking, dog sledding, fishing, swimming, sailing, skiing and snowmobiling. For those who like less physical pursuits you can shop, attend blues and jazz festivals, watch the best of autoracing, sunbathe, watch the sunsets, stay in a charming bed and breakfast or a stylish resort, sightsee in the vibrant cities or meet new friends in the many small towns throughout the region.
Come and experience the vast array of activities in the Great Lakes of North America!
The Freeski TV team continues their northwest road trip with the arrival of Mark Abma, and one of the deepest days on record at Stevens Pass, Washington.OnTheSnow.com, the #1 visited snow sports Web site, provides ski and snow reports to over 2,000 ski resorts around the globe. Choose a region below to find snow conditions, weather, live ski cams, plus ski lift ticket and hotel deals for skiers and snowboarders.
Salmon Freeski TV Northwest Road Trip
“After the rampage, police found a dead woman in Amrani’s home, a local police spokesman said Wednesday. The woman is a cleaner whom the suspect killed before the attack, police said.
Other victims included a 23-month-old baby who died in a hospital late Tuesday after being wounded in the attack near a Christmas market in a city center square, said Katrin Delcourt, a spokeswoman for the provincial governor.”
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