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That Bogner Style

Mountain Life

The American West is at home in the St. Moritz sanctuary of the Bogner clan

3 Americans Finish Top 10 in Beaver Creek Downhill

Features

Daron Rahlves, laying aside the frustration of training problems and previous races, attacked from the back Saturday, finishing third behind Austrian leader Stephan Eberharter.

25 Top Spots: #12 Heavenly, CA

Travel

Where else can you ski trees by day and jam to Bobby Vinton at night?

25 Top Spots: # 5 Mammoth, CA

Travel

Treeless up top, with huge expanses of steep, ungroomed snow begging for high-speed turns, Mammoth is as close as you can get to European skiing in the U.S.

25 Top Spots: # 4 Squaw Valley, CA

Travel

Squaw is as wild and radical as the rumors, legends, and gossip you've heard.

Tahoe's Rent-a-Mansions

Mountain Life

Got a group? Several couples? Extended family? If so, consider housing everyone in one big house. At Lake Tahoe, which has more homes and estates for rent than any other ski destination in North America, you can choose from places that accommodate from six to more than 50 people.

Hard Snow vs. Soft

Features

Ice technique gets fast results, but a soft touch lasts forever.

Hot Dog Roast

Warren Miller

Years ago, after a screening in Vancouver, B.C., a young man told me he wanted to star in my next ski movie and be famous for the rest of his life. I gave him the stock response I'd used on so many other ski-movie wannabes: "What can you do that's different from turning your skis left and right or just going straight and leaping off a cliff?"

2003 Number 30 Resort in North America: Alpine Meadows, Calif.

Features

It's not as glitzy as next-door Squaw Valley. Nor does it have all the amenities of its more famous neighbor. And you won't find many ski-and-snowboard rock stars hanging out at the base here. But you won't find many posers, either.

2003 Number 24 Resort in North America: Squaw Valley, Calif.

Features

It stretches over six peaks and covers 4,000 acres of terrain. It boasts 33 lifts, including a cable car and a Funitel. It features a high-alpine "village," replete with restaurants, bars, a bungee tower, a pool and an ice rink.

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