The Igloo Chronicles by Grayson West

Archive for December, 2010

Wayne Wong

Had five minutes with hot dog legend Wayne Wong.

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Canyons Resort Opening Day

Scott Otterson, Jordan Wilkey, Brandon Peterson, Andrew Meehan and Sam Stewart celebrate being the first chair of the Orange Bubble Express the newest lift to the Canyons Resort Friday morning during opening day.  The first 100 guest on the Orange Bubble Express received a free pair of orange Oakley goggles.  Canyons opened with seven lifts running, accessing 68 trails and two bowls.

Scott Otterson, Jordan Wilkey, Brandon Peterson, Andrew Meehan and Sam Stewart celebrate being the first chair of the Orange Bubble Express the newest lift to the Canyons Resort Friday morning during opening day.  The first 100 guest on the Orange Bubble Express received a free pair of orange Oakley goggles.  Canyons opened with seven lifts running, accessing 68 trails and two bowls.

Snowborders take a ride on the newest lift at Canyons,the Orange Bubble Express Friday morning during opening day.

View form the Orange Bubble Express.

Dan Hopkins, left, John Cramer, center, and Dane Seering, right take a ride on the Orange Bubble Express.

Parker Cross, Wasatch Podcast.

Andy Earl

Andy Earl.

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Park City Mountain Resort Opening Day

Park City Mountain Resort kicked off the 2010-11 ski season on Saturday, November 20, with Payday, First Time and Three Kings lifts opening at 9 a.m. sharp.   Excited skiers and snowboarders crowded lift lines for the opportunity to be first on The mountain and the chance to get a “First Chair” T-shirt.

Alex Hughston of Coalville participates in a wave while wearing a “First Chair” shirt at the base of Payday lift.

Boarders head toward the top of Payday lift.

A snowboarder jibs a wall feature at the “Three King Terrain Park” on opening day.

Lift Operation’s foreman Chris Vanderlinde of Rochester, NY clears the platform while setting the maze at First Time lift Friday morning at PCMR.

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