Skiing in the West directs skiers to the resorts, mountains, and runs that most closely match their skill level, skiing preferences, social agenda, and budget. Each major western U.S. and Canadian resort is profiled in detail. Outspoken and direct, the book also offers a survey of top ski instructors.
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In keeping with the Unofficial Guide philosophy, this book is written to serve the skier as the authors deliver the honest goods on more than 100 mountains and ski resorts. Want to find the best-formed moguls, make the first tracks in secret caches of powder, locate the best runs for novices, or reserve the perfect place to warm up at the end of the day?
Reading this book--which has complete coverage of the northern and southern Rockies and the West Coast--is like sitting down with a local or a ski instructor. Scattered with useful tips like "Polishing Parallel," "Stormy-Day Strategies," and "Sierra Cement," The Unofficial Guide to Skiing in the West is sure to become a well-worn reference for skiers of all abilities. --Kathryn TrueFrom the Back Cover:
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The Top 10 Ways The Unofficial Guide® to Skiing in the West Can Help You Have the Perfect Trip:
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Book Description Macmillan General Reference, 1995. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0028604938
Book Description Macmillan General Reference, 1995. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0028604938