Snowshoeing Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Blue Horizons hosts snowshoeing eventRead the original story

    Mar 16, 2015 | Brush News-Tribune

    Snowshoe competition wound up with a meet on March 5 at Brush Middle School, however events for Special Olympics and Blue Horizons continue with the track and field meet set for May 4 at Beetdigger Stadium. Blue Horizons hosted a local snowshoe contest March 5 at the Brush Middle School.

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  2. In Lake Tahoe, drought threatens winter, way of lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | Mercury-Register

    From left, Sarah Squires, Ruben Tamminga and Katie Dalpozzo, all of San Francisco, take advantage of the unseasonably warm weather to kayak at Lake Tahoe on March 8. California's epic drought, entering its fourth year, coupled with an unusual pattern of warming temperatures, is creating a Twilight Zone quality to the popular winter destination. It's still winter, but visitors are renting bikes instead of snowshoes and kayaks instead of skis.

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  3. SYMONS: For those who travel a multi resort pass might be a great dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | NJ.com

    If you spend more than a few days on the mountain multi resort season passes and special passes seem to get better each year as resorts get together for your business. Daily individual lift tickets depending on the ski area and day of week can range well over $149.

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  4. Lake Tahoe adapts to droughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2015 | The Almaden Resident

    It's still winter, but visitors are renting bikes instead of snowshoes and kayaks instead of skis. Come summer -- without last-ditch torrential rains -- the lake level is expected to be at such a historic low that some marinas will have to dredge for boats to launch.

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  5. Epic drought changes life at Lake TahoeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2015 | Times-Standard

    It's still winter, but visitors are renting bikes instead of snowshoes and kayaks instead of skis. Come summer - without last-ditch torrential rains - the lake level is expected to be at such a historic low that some marinas will have to dredge for boats to launch.

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  6. Lees: Legendary mountain lodge offers visitors a snowy "island in the sky"Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2015 | Edmonton Journal

    More than 70,000 spectators turned out for the Red Bull Crashed Ice World Championships at the Shaw Conference Centre in Edmonton on Saturday, March 14, 2015. Canadian skater Scott Croxall won in the men's division, while Finland's Salla Kyhala earned the women's title.

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  7. In the Blue Hills and beyond, ski patrollers stress safetyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2015 | Boston.com

    At the Blue Hills Ski Area on a recent Monday afternoon, skiers and snowboarders swooshed down the slope, delighting in fresh, natural snow. At the bottom, a father taught his young daughter to balance on wobbly legs.

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  8. Story Lead ImageRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2015 | The Columbian

    The Mount Teneriffe trail near North Bend last week. For a dramatically different scene from the trail, in December 2012, see the photo below.

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  9. Lake Tahoe: Drought, climate change threatening winter, way of life at iconic landmarkRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2015 | Contra Costa Times

    It's still winter, but visitors are renting bikes instead of snowshoes and kayaks instead of skis. Come summer -- without last-ditch torrential rains -- the lake level is expected to be at such a historic low that some marinas will have to dredge for boats to launch.

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  10. Gateway to the wildRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | Squamish Chief

    ... My first snowshoe trips were in this park, as well as my first experiences with camping. When I progressed from snowshoeing to backcountry skiing, my first trip out on my touring skis was to Elfin Lakes in the south of Garibaldi. It's only now that ...

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  11. Activities abound for March breakRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2015 | Truro Daily News

    ... to eight, and nine to 12, respectively. Campers will have a lot of outdoor activities to participate in, such as snowshoeing, skiing and even some tobogganing. Activities will also be indoors and include crafts, sports, music, dance and others. "The ...

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  12. Store donates to Special OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | The News

    ... the money each year to Special Olympics Pictou County. In the photo is Michelle Zuethoff, silver medalist in snowshoeing at the Provincial Games, Tony Weatherbie, manager of Superstore, and Cathy Mason, vice co-ordinator Special Olympics Pictou ...

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  13. Warm February takes toll on mountain snowpack in WestRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | Star-Telegram.com

    Warm temperatures and a lack of snowfall in February have taken a toll on winter snowpack in the Cascade Mountains and other areas in the West, the U.S. Natural Resources Conservation Service said Wednesday. One-third of monitoring sites in the Cascades and Sierra Nevada reported the lowest snowpack ever measured as of March 1, and some sites don't even have snow, unusual for this time of year.

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  14. Big snowfall in Italy likely not a world recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | Windsor Beacon

    Folks in Boston have complained about getting more than 8 feet of snow this winter. But people in the remote village of Capracotta, Italy, about three hours east of Rome, supposedly picked up more than 8 feet of snow in roughly 18 hours last week.

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  15. Manitoulin athletes to represent area at Ontario floor hockey championshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | Manitoulin Expositor

    Manitoulin Special Olympic athlete success this winter continues as five Islanders prepare for the Special Olympics Ontario 2015 Provincial Floor Hockey Championships in Ottawa May 7-8. This exciting news comes after MSO athletes excelled at the 2015 Provincial Winter Games held in North Bay earlier this year.

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  16. Cheers & JeersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | The Guardian

    Jeers: Should the P.E.I. National Park now be officially considered a summer park only? Grooming trails for cross country skiing, snowshoeing and hiking ended several years ago as federal funding dried up across Canada. Those cutbacks will remain.

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  17. Special Olympics Winter Games In WoodstockRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | The Vermont Standard

    By Virginia Dean, Standard Correspondent Hundreds of visitors and participants will be making their way to Suicide Six this weekend for the experience of the Special Olympics Winter Games, highlighting 14 competitions in four winter sports including snowboarding, snowshoeing, alpine skiing, and cross-country skiing. Athletes will reside at the Woodstock Inn and Resort, and competition will take place at the Suicide Six Ski Area.

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  18. Cape Breton athletes medal at Special Olympics Winter GamesRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2015 | Cape Breton Post

    Cape Breton athletes came up big at the Special Olympics Winter Games recently held at CFB Aldershot just outside of Kentville. In snowshoeing, Robbie Goyetche of Sydney took home a medal of each colour.

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  19. A proud traditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2015 | Concord Monitor

    On Feb. 7, Coe-Brown Northwood Academy hosted the 2015 Special Olympics of New Hampshire Seacoast Area Winter Games. A proud tradition for about a decade, these games were finally held again after three years of cancellation due to lack of snow and poor field conditions.

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  20. Lake Tahoe Ski Resorts Get Boost with SnowstormRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2015 | Rocklin and Roseville Today

    Tahoe South launches into spring with more than a foot of fresh powder falling on area ski resorts: Heavenly, Sierra-at-Tahoe and Kirkwood this past weekend with additional accumulation occurring on Monday afternoon and evening. Sunny skies and clear roads are in the forecast for the remainder of the week.

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