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Go Deep: Shred Ruby

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Half a day's drive from Tahoe, a lighter, drier snow smoothes the crags of Nevada's Ruby Mountains. And you've got it all to yourself.

Details: Wasatch Powderbird heliskiing

Here's what you need to know about skiing with Wasatch Powderbird Guides.

Published: December, 2004

Go Deep: Powder Purest

There's a reason Utah's snow is envied all around the world, and if you're lucky, the Wasatch Powderbird Guides will show you the light.

Published: December 2004

Leave it to me to book a ski trip right at the end of the weirdest three weeks of early March weather that anyone in Utah can recall. It's been intensely warm for days, with temperatures climbing well past 70 in Salt Lake City. The Wasatch Mountain snowpack has been rendered an unsafe mush, and when it's not, high winds and poor visibility make it unsafe to fly. The Wasatch Powerbirds have been doing very little flying lately.

Ski Town Airlines Report Card

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Does your favorite flyer make the grade? The results are in.

Ultimate 72-hour Escapes: Deer Valley

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With 1,750 acres and rarely a crowd, Deer Valley, Utah, offers the swank along with the schuss.

Snowbird, Utah: Rank 4 West, 1997

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Snowbird is a purist's paradise striving to transform itself into a winter resort. So far, so good.

Snowbird, Utah: Rank 16 West, 1998

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Charlie Parker said "If you don't live it, it won't come out your horn." With 500 annual inches of Utah snow, a diehard local attitude and an Alps-like smorgasbord of terrain, Snowbird lives it.

Alta, Utah: Rank 8 West, 1997

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Alta is one of the last great shrines to serious skiing in America. It's routinely acknowledged as having the best snow on earth (rated No. 1 in the country), and blessed with challenging runs worthy of such natural bounty.

Park City, Utah: Rank 9 West, 1998

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If the hassle of winter travel has kept you from a ski vacation, Park City is the clear solution. With the Salt Lake City airport just down the road, the resort ranks No. 3 nationally for access.

Skiing's Biggest Secrets: Powder for Purists

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Powder Mountain, Utah, is one of America's best secret stashes. Think Alta in the 1960s.

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