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  Encyclopedia article: Rocky Mountains   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-30)
The Rocky Mountains, often called the Rockies, are a broad mountain range (A series of hills or mountains) in western North America (A continent (the third largest) in the western hemisphere connected to South America by the Isthmus of Panama).
The Rocky Mountains were created during what geologists (A specialist in geology) call the Laramide orogeny (additional info and facts about Laramide orogeny) during a period that started 70 million years ago and ended 30 million years ago.
Human population is not very dense in the Rocky Mountains, with an average of four people per square kilometer (2.5 per square mile) few cities with over 50,000 people.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/r/ro/rocky_mountains.htm   (1164 words)

 Crowsnest Highway   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-30)
Mountain air is so nice and cool that some tend to forget that it offers little protection against ultra-violet radiation, and at these elevations the sun’s unmasked stare can quickly cook exposed ear tips and naked necks.
One of the dozens of owners of claims on Copper Mountain, there is no indication that, before the Registrar sent out a notice of intent to dissolve the company on June 11th, 1932, the associated shareholders did much more than drink tea and imagine what it would be like to be copper barons.
However, the price of refined copper was free-falling to 13¢ per pound in the vacuum of peace by that time and CCC sent only one trainload of concentrate to CP’s smelter at Trail before suspending operations on December 9th of 1920.
www.crowsnest-highway.ca /cgi-bin/citypage.pl?city=PRINCETON   (15761 words)

 Copper Mountain - Intrawest's Playgrounds   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-30)
Nearly a mile high in the Allegheny Mountains of West Virginia in one of the East's last great wilderness areas, Snowshoe Mountain combines ski-town atmosphere with southern hospitality for a charm all its own.
Mountain Creek's forthcoming base-of-the-mountain pedestrian village, 44 existing trails, state-of-the-art snowmaking system and 11 lifts are putting this resort on the top of the list for skiers throughout the region.
Year-round visitors to Stratton, located in the picturesque Green Mountains of southern Vermont, are drawn to its prime skiing and snowboarding conditions, well-known golf school, and tennis academy.
www.coppercolorado.com /aboutus/intrawest   (1278 words)

 EETimes.com - Seven sign up for CopperSilicon program   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-30)
But Copper Mountain hopes to ink pacts with virtually all DSL semiconductor players, said Pavan Vohra, director of business development, though it was interested in talking to symmetric DSL specialists first.
Copper Mountain's DSLAMs were originally based on SDSL and have only recently expanded to include G.Lite (splitterless ADSL) support.
To deal with packet traffic in an IP environment, Copper Mountain developed pre-emptive quality-of-service algorithms and an "adaptive fragmentation" approach, which breaks up large data packets for delayed delivery whenever packet voice traffic is on the line.
www.eetimes.com /story/OEG20000822S0050   (615 words)

 Big Mountain Summer Fest   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-30)
Food will be available from on mountain restaurants and outside food vendors throughout the festival.
Big Mountain's Commercial Association (BMCA) has been primary sponsor of the festival since its inception six years ago and has watched it grow into a high-quality show for crafts and performing arts.
This year's winner is Linda Christensen for her painting "The Legend of the Bear," which depicts admiration for bears and the surrounding symbolism that swirls in our minds.
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 DenverPost.com - John Meyer
Copper Mountain - Beaver Creek has a well-deserved reputation for providing outstanding early season World Cup racing on the Birds of Prey slopes, and its prestige was underscored recently when longtime chief of race Greg Johnson was named technical delegate for January's Hahnenkamm races in Kitzbuehel, Austria.
But Copper Mountain and Loveland also are doing their part to support the sport by providing critical pre-Thanksgiving training space for national teams in advance of North American World Cup races in Beaver Creek, Aspen and Lake Louise, Alberta.
Copper Mountain race department manager Jeff White has been working 90-hour weeks to accommodate the needs of the U.S. team and others.
www.denverpost.com /meyer/ci_3240172   (753 words)

 Copper Mountain Music   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-30)
Copper Mountain Music is a booking, promotion, production and talent agency located in Terrace, the hub of Northwestern BC.
The Milburn Mountain Boys are four seasoned musicians who have been around music more years than some of them would like to admit.
Copper Mountain ” was the brainchild of Jack and Jean Cook, a musical team from the Maritimes, who in the 1980's concentrated their efforts on traditional, Acadian and folk music.
www.geocastle.com /terrace/coppermountainmusic.htm   (1879 words)

 SummitPost.org - Sheol Mountain Climbing Information
Sheol Mountain is not really a mountain, but rather the eastern extension of Haddo Peak, a popular alpine climb at Lake Louise.
Sheol Mountain is located in Paradise Creek Valley directly across from the massive and intimidating north face of Mount Temple, one of the coveted 11,000’+ objectives in the Canadian Rockies.
I climbed Sheol Mountain in June and enjoyed a fast and soft descent via remaining snow in the gullies.
www.summitpost.org /show/mountain_link.pl/mountain_id/5008   (712 words)

 Summit Daily News for Breckenridge, Keystone, Copper and Frisco Colorado - News   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-30)
COPPER MOUNTAIN - Intrawest Corp.'s lodging director at its Panorama resort in Canada is now the new vice president and general manager for Copper Mountain.
Barry said the next level is a culmination of a new mountain improvements master plan, buildout of the village as embodied in the Comprehensive Development Strategy and ever-improving the guest experience through Intrawest investments already in place in the New Village.
On the Copper side are Gary Rogers, head of lodging; Rob Spence, head of food and beverage and the Starbucks operation located at Downieville; Wenda Huseman, head of marketing and public relations; Mark Woodburn, head of business development and sales; David Rice, head of human relations; and Doug Feely, head of information technology.
www.summitdaily.com /apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20030805/NEWS/308050101   (1194 words)

 Ski Resorts: Snowshoe Mountain West Virginia: About Us   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-30)
Snowshoe Mountain is proud to be a part of the Intrawest family of resorts.
Mountain Creek's 44 trails, state-of-the-art snowmaking systems, terrain parks, half pipes and 11 lifts are putting this resort on the top of the list for skiers throughout the New York Metro / New Jersey area.
In the summer and fall, Mountain Creek transforms into a mecca of extreme sports and waterpark rides that maximize the natural setting.
www.snowshoemtn.com /aboutus/intrawest   (757 words)

 GeoScience Books - Current Catalog
Ptd wps, pp 143-160, 8 figs, 10 plts incl foldout map.
Ptd wps, 15 pp, 1 fig, 1 tbl, 1 MIP.
Ptd wps, 7 pp, 1 fig, 1 tbl, 1 MIP.
www.geosciencebooks.com /catalog.html   (8538 words)

 Canadians Raise Their Voices   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-30)
Alberta's Bill 11 is the most recent and visible assault against this universality.
From the vast, pure, arctic north, to the breathtaking Rocky Mountains, to the prairies, through the rocky Canadian shield, the fertile farmlands of southern Ontario and Québec, to the picturesque maritime provinces, Canada is amazing.
Canada's natural beauty in her plains, mountains, forests, and lakes, is incomparable and destroying them would be worse than any economic failure.
www.canadianactionparty.ca /MainPages/cwsEssays.asp?Language=English   (15473 words)

 summitdaily.com Topic Index - COPPER MOUNTAIN SNOWBOARDING   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-30)
COPPER MOUNTAIN - Of all the people that local snowboarder Gabi Viteri scared on Saturday morning, she probably scared herself the most.
COPPER MOUNTAIN - A 47-year-old snowboarder from Golden is listed in stable condition at St. Anthony's Central hospital in Denver after he struck a tree while snowboarding at Copper Mountain Resort on Monday.
COPPER MOUNTAIN - A 21-year-old man tried to pass himself off as a child after he was caught snowboarding on a closed run at Copper Mountain Nov. 29.
apps.summitdaily.com /topics/Copper_Mountain_snowboarding.html   (2659 words)

 Banff Alberta Canada , Banff National Park, Banff Hotel
The Windtower Mountain Lodge is located in Canmore, Alberta only a few minutes from Banff Park, Banff Town, Lake Louise and the Sunshine ski area.
In the heart of the majestic Rocky Mountains, just two minutes walk from downtown, the Ptarmigan Inn is the perfect headquarters for those who love to ski, hike, golf, bike, canoe, raft, fish or just take in the splendor of Banff, Canada's largest and oldest National Park.
Buffalo Mountain Lodge lies on the gentle slopes of Tunnel Mountain, surrounded by the spectacular scenery of Banff National Park.
www.skigolfvacations.com /AB/Banff   (1790 words)

 Ski Canada - Kicking Horse Mountain Resort, Canada - Dive Fish Snow Travel
The face of Kicking Horse and indeed the mountain itself is ideally positioned to accommodate an outstanding winter season ski resort.
Exceptional views of the Columbia Valley and the Rocky Mountains beyond, or of the village plaza.
Copper Horse Lodge is located at the resort village of Kicking Horse Mountain Resort in Golden, British Columbia, just 100 paces from the gondola.
www.divefishsnow.co.nz /ski/kicking-horse.htm   (304 words)

 Alberta, Canada - RockiesGuide.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-30)
When it was named, Alberta was one of four provisional districts of the North-West Territories, and included only part of the present province with the same name.
The single greatest event in Alberta history was the arrival of the railway in 1883.
Alberta's population grew to 73,000 in 1901; to 374,000 in 1911; and to 584,000 in 1921!
www.rockiesguide.com /guide/rocky_mountains/alberta_canada.html   (1252 words)

 Alberta Vacations Travel Accommodations Home Rentals & Condominiums   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-30)
To view the vast selection of homes, condominiums, hotels and villas that are available in Alberta click on a location on the map below or on one of the location links to the left.
We offer all types of lodging such as condominium rentals, private homes, beachfront hotels, oceanfront villas, mountain lodges and all other types of vacation rentals you can think of.
We have been dealing with Alberta lodgings for almost 10 years and are very confident that you will find the perfect accommodations here at 10,000 Vacation Rentals.
www.10kvacationrentals.com /lodging/can_albt   (479 words)

 Summit Daily News for Breckenridge, Keystone, Copper and Frisco Colorado - Sports   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-30)
The Copperopolis trail at Copper Mountain is nearly devoid of skiers on Sunday as the trail is reserved for the exclusive use of race training for much of the early season.
Long before John Q. Public rode the American Eagle or Excelerator lifts at Copper Mountain on Friday, skiers were tearing down the slopes of the resort on Summit County's western edge.
This is Zahn's fourth year of bringing developing Canadian juniors to Copper to train during the early season, when few other resorts even have snow, much less terrain for placing competition gates.
www.summitdaily.com /article/20041107/SPORTS/111070024   (944 words)

 Lake Louise, Alberta, Canada - 2000 FIS Alpine World Cup Ski Racing   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-30)
Seven years after her debut on the World Cup tour, the 24-year-old Slovene overcame injuries and frustrating moments in recent years to celebrate her first victory on the World Cup tour in the super G race at Lake Louise today.
It's the second win for her team after Spela Pretnar's slalom success 10 days ago at Colorado's Copper Mountain.
Starting with bib number 1, Suhadolc was able to take advantage of a perfect course to beat the top German specialist Hilde Gerg by a mere 2/100 of a second.
classic.mountainzone.com /ski/2000/worldcup/alpine/lake-louise/wsg.html   (600 words)

 Banff, Alberta Condos and Vacation Rentals – Get More, Pay Less
Our condominium and vacation rentals were selected for their features and location, perfect for Alberta Canada mountain ski resort trips, family vacations, reunions, or romantic getaways.
Banff Gate Mountain Lodge & Spa is nestled in the beautiful Canadian Rockies near the Banff National Park and the Bow Valley Corridor, which are world-famous settings for fun, recreation, nightlife, and romance.
Condo vacation rentals in Banff Alberta are the ideal form of vacation lodging for you to spend time together on a family vacation, reunion or romantic getaway.
banff.canada.vacation-resort-condo-rentals.com   (1053 words)

 Outside Online Archives | Outside Online
The U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association and the International Ski Federation decided to move the women's slalom and giant slalom races to Copper Mountain in order to give crews at Aspen Mountain a few more days to continue preparation of courses for the men's races, and keep those races very close to original schedule.
"We appreciate that Copper Mountain has stepped up to hold the women's races, and we are pleased that all of the World Cup races are on and happening in Colorado," Jimmy Hancock, Aspen World Cup Chief of Race, said in a Thursday news release.
"Copper will be a much closer race for the women because the hill is flat and invariable.
outside.away.com /news/headlines/20011116_1.html   (428 words)

 Fernie Expands Mountain Biking Trails
In partnership with Devinci, Fernie Alpine Resort is expanding its mountain bike trail system, with new trails and big new stunts.
Based on the huge success of the obstacle and stunt area on the Moose Slope last summer, plans are to expand the progression park and create a safe place to practice bike-handling skills including dirt jumps, teeter-totters, ramps and more.
With on-mountain accommodation, activities and amenities, Fernie’s guests are sure to experience a Legendary Summer.
www.skiingmag.com /skiing/news/article/0,12910,644899,00.html   (436 words)

 skipressworld » Copper Hires New VP/GM
Copper Mountain, Colo. (Ski Press)-Intrawest Colorado, the organization overseeing the operation of Winter Park Resort, Copper Mountain Resort and all Breeze/Max ski and snowboard retail/rental outlets announced the hiring of Steve Paccagnan (pac-an-yan) as vice president and general manager for Copper Mountain Resort.
Several years of mountain resort experience led him to his appointment with Intrawest as the General Manager of Mont St. Marie in Quebec in 1999.
When Intrawest sold Mont St. Marie in the spring of 2002, Paccagnan was selected to take on the Director of Lodging position at Panorama.
www.skipressworld.com /ca/en/daily_news/2003/08/copper_hires_new_vpgm.html?cat=Resorts   (345 words)

 Heavenly Mountain Resort Guide - A Northern California Ski Resort
Located on the south shore of Lake Tahoe, Heavenly is the region's largest mountain resort, featuring the highest elevation and longest vertical drop.
The views of Lake Tahoe and the Sierra mountain range are magnificent.
There have been millions of dollars invested in mountain improvements over the several years.
dest.travelocity.com /DestGuides/Ski/Resort/0,,AOLSVC_169,00.html   (169 words)

 Snow Journal - Serious About Snowsports! 2005 Winter Edition
Copper Mountain hires new vice president and general manager
COPPER MOUNTAIN, Colorado -- Intrawest Colorado, the organization overseeing the operation of Winter Park Resort, Copper Mountain Resort and all Breeze/Max ski and snowboard retail/rental outlets announced the hiring of Steve Paccagnan (pac-an-yan) today.
“Copper’s personality and culture are what truly sets it apart,” added Paccagnan.
www.snowjournal.com /article591.html   (454 words)

 2001-02 Past LASC Trips
If you haven't been to Copper Mountain recently, prepare yourself for a whole new experience.
The Most Skiing - with 4 mountain faces, 4,200 skiable acres, 113 named trails and 5 quad chairs - Lake Louise is by far the largest resort in the Canadian Rockies.
It remarkably lays claim to the lowest base elevation of a ski resort in the world, although boasting a prodigious average snowfall of 556 inches a season.
www.losamigos.org /past-trips/0102trips.htm   (1103 words)

 Billington's Spring '97: Classified Ads   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-30)
Hearne Hill - BC: Located in the heart of the famed Babine Lake copper porphyry belt.
Copper Mountain Syndicate - Princeton BC: Drilling has started on this large exploration project with three main zones of surface mineralization boasting results of 4.79% copper, 3 oz.
Miner Mountain Project - BC, Assays returned up to 4.5% copper, 3 oz/t silver and 0.051 oz/t gold.
www.billingtons.com /spring97/classifieds   (528 words)

 Crowsnest Highway
As the crow flies she counts 777 kilometres between Hope, British Columbia, and Medicine Hat, Alberta.
Please note that, as 2005 begins, the B.C. portion of the Highway is complete and requires only constant revision.
Slowly the author is writing his way eastward into Alberta, the community of Brocket being the last added.
www.crowsnest-highway.ca   (149 words)

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