Remember the Snow Bowl?

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Yes, the Patriots and the Raiders are not in the Super Bowl this year. But they did play against each other in the now famous Snow Bowl in Foxboro, Mass. on Jan. 19, 2002. Quarterback Tom Brady led the Patriots to an 16-13 overtime win. The win helped lead them to the Super Bowl in New Orleans […] [Read More]
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Super Bowl score = cost of Okemo ticket

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With most people staying inside to watch the Super Bowl, or at least attending game-day parties, Super Sunday is always a good day to go skiing and snowboarding. But actually Monday will be a better day to go to Okemo in southern Vermont because it’s basing the price of their lift ticket on the final […] [Read More]

We got ripped off, again

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It could have been a super weekend, but again we’re getting ripped off on another big snowstorm. At most we may get a few inches, a dusting or flurries. What are we going to do with a dusting? Nothing. No cross country skiing, snowshoeing or snowmobiling. Nothing. We’ve must have done something wrong to annoy […] [Read More]

Ski jumping weekend in Connecticut

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Here’s an event that will get you in the mood for the Winter Olympics that begin Feb. 12.   The best ski jumpers in the East will be coming to Salisbury, Conn. when the Salisbury Winter Sports Association (SWSA) hosts the 84th annual ski jumping championships this weekend.   Along with ski jumping, weekend events […] [Read More]
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Return to Mount Snow

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  Sooner or later most Connecticut skiers and snowboarders visit Mount Snow in southern Vermont. For most,  it takes under three hours to reach the West Dover area, making it reasonable for a day trip. With a 1,700-foot vertical drop, four different mountain faces, and the East’s only freestyle area: Carinthia, it makes the drive […] [Read More]
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