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Snow Storage 2020: Scaling Up

UVM Geology professor – and Craftsbury member – Paul Bierman has been working with students and the Center to bring snow storage to Craftsbury, similar to what’s done in Canmore, AB and other Nordic ski venues. UVM grad student Hannah … Continue reading

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Biathlon Competition Formats

Editor: Craftsbury Biathlete Jake Brown wrote this up for a sponsor partnership and it seemed posting here would be a great option as well. Especially as we all follow the 2019 BMW IBU Biathlon World Championships from Oestersund, Sweden. At … Continue reading

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Snow Storage: Final 2018 Data

We’re excited to be working with UVM geology on a snow storage test. UVM master’s student Hannah Weiss brings us up to speed on the state of the snowpack. You might remember back in April, as the last snow was … Continue reading

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Snow storage: Worldwide distribution

Some work today from Paul and the folks at UVM around the geographic distribution of locations saving snow. Craftsbury (should we get it dialed in) would be the furthest towards the equator and among the lowest elevation locations to save … Continue reading

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Summer snow storage

We’re excited to be working with UVM geology on a snow storage test. UVM professor Paul Bierman brings us up to speed on the state of the snowpack. As the last little bit on snow melts away from the upper … Continue reading

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Technique Tips: Singletrack Running with Mindfulness

Workout from Green Racing Project skier Caitlin Patterson, who also has legit running creds – she represented the US at World Mountain Running Championships in 2017 Trail running can be a straightforward and nearly mindless workout – just lace up … Continue reading

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2018 Craftsbury Marathon Ski Festival pb Fischer – Marathon Gallery

First round of pics from photographer Kris Dobie from Saturday, January 27th’s 37th annual Marathon!

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2018 Craftsbury Marathon Ski Festival pb Fischer – CL Sprint Gallery

Great day of racing from all our competitors, big congrats to GRP’s Kaitlynn Miller and APU’s Forrest Mahlen, our winners! Thanks to Kris Dobie for the pics, can’t wait to get up and do it all again tomorrow!

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Digging into John Lazenby’s Winter 2018 show

Editor’s note:  We’re honored to host John Lazenby’s photography this winter. If you haven’t seen the exhibit already, make sure to budget time to enjoy the works during your next visit. Images were shot from the ’16-17 season, and feature … Continue reading

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Timber Harvest 2017

In our second year of harvesting timber from an area of active trails, our small and efficient team comprised of LaBounty Timber Harvesting, Northern Forest Conservation Services, LLC, and the COC leadership are already improving upon our long-term Forest Management … Continue reading

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