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New Athletes: Free Skiing

New Athletes: Free Skiing

September 29, 2016

Wilderness orientation creates strong base for SNC students

Jackson Heath, News Editor

September 15, 2016

Filed under Opinion, Outdoor

To be a WO leader, you have to be willing to be both an ambassador for the school and the ideals they embody as well as a mentor for the new students attending SNC.

Alpine Introductions

Alpine Introductions

September 1, 2016

Movie premier highlights alumni’s success

Jamie Waznek, News Editor

May 5, 2016

Filed under Campus, Community, Outdoor, Sports

Sammy Carlson has encouraged freedom and artistry while playing in the mountains. Leaving a mark upon the freeskiing world, Teton Gravity Research (TGR) honored Carlson in creating a two-year project about his accomplishments...

Seed-to-sowing discontent

Meghan herbst, Managing Editor

April 21, 2016

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Outdoor

Three goals were scrawled in red marker on the dry-erase board. “Goal One: Build and maintain relationships during divisive political times.” Pam Rasmussen, the managing librarian at Incline Village Public Library, sat in...

Hunting Mountain Mushrooms

Terra Breeden, Staff Reporter

March 24, 2016

Filed under Community, Outdoor, Sustainability, Travel

With their spongy, brain-like appearance and mottled brown coloring, morels look more like a discarded bathroom loofah than a gourmet treat. However, these wild North American mushrooms are prized for their nutty, steak-like fla...

Diamond Peak Rail Jam: One Fine Day

Bliss Summerstone, Staff Reporter

March 3, 2016

Filed under Community, Outdoor

Snowboarders were flipping over in the air on Friday, February 26 at Diamond Peak's Rail Jam competition, and the weather was a sunny warm 57 degrees.  Out of the hundred spectators a half dozen were seen wearing shorts and ...

Boreal Banked Slalom Competition

Rachel Lightner, Staff Reporter

March 3, 2016

Filed under Community, Outdoor, Sports

The weather was near the 60s.  The parking lot was packed.  Spirits were high at the second annual Boreal Banked Slalom on Saturday, Feb. 20, at Boreal Mountain. With nearly 200 competitors, and a large portion being Sierra Neva...

Bliss in the backcountry

Rachel Lightner, Staff Reporter

February 18, 2016

Filed under News, Outdoor, Travel

There is a wild and unexplainable type of happiness that occurs from being in the mountains. To be in the heartland of the Sierra Nevada mountain range, with breathtaking terrain as far as the eye can see, is mesmerizing....

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