Category ‚resorts‘

Camelback Indoor Waterpark Hotel

08 August 2014, 14.47 | Posted in resorts | No comments »

Shit is about to be poppin on the East Coast when Camelback Mountain in Pennsylvania becomes home to the biggest ski In/ski out Indoor waterpark hotel in America. If that sounds crazy to you, don’t worry it sounds bananas to us as well – but we can’t wait to go there! Called the Camelback Lodge & Aquatopia Indoor Waterpark, the 533,000 suqare foot structure costs $163 million and will feature: six pools, wavepool, lazy river, swim up bar, the Bombora Flowrider indoor surfing simulator, and 13 waterslides. It’s also going to have the longest indoor “watercoaster” in the U.S, the largest installation of Texlon transparant roofing for year-round sun tanning, and a 30,000 square-foot entertainment center including arcade, indoor ropes course, nine-hole mini-golf, laser tag arena, bowling, and laser maze. An oh yeah, you can snowboard right up to the front door. The outside is above, take a look at the floorplan after the jump.

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ThirtyTwo TF Series

17 December 2013, 14.21 | Posted in boots, collabs, resorts, snowboarding | 1 comment »

ThirtyTwo did some rad shit this year and partnered with an epic set of resorts to create on-mountain training facilities at Bear Mountain, Brighton, Loon, Mammoth and Woodward at Copper. Then they took it a step further and made a custom boot for each mountain’s park staff. That’s supporting local! See more on the program here, and peep all the boots after the jump.

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Burton US Open Moves to Vail

30 July 2012, 11.59 | Posted in contests, resorts, snowboarding | 1 comment »

In some huge news for east coast snowboarding, Burton has announced that after 30 years, they are moving the US Open from Vermont to Vail, Colorado. Although Vermont’s old guard and especially Stratton Mountain have got to be seriously bummed, the truth is that the event had no room to grow and was unrealistically reliant on Vermont’s sporadic Spring weather to compete with Dew Tour and X Games. We’ll miss it though.

The Streets at Seven Springs

19 December 2011, 22.13 | Posted in resorts, snowboarding, videos | No comments »

When it comes to shredding Pennsylvania is often overlooked and many times straight fronted on. Look for all that to cease with the January 17th opening of The Streets at Seven Springs, a pro quality urban setup nestled in the PA countryside. Pat Moore and Nic Sauve are backing it, so should you.

Copper Opens First 22′ Superpipe in Colorado

28 November 2011, 16.36 | Posted in resorts, snowboarding | 1 comment »

Not content to be North America’s premier shred training facility with Woodward at Copper, Copper Mountain in Colorado has just added a 22 foot Superpipe to their arsenal, a first for the Rocky Mountain State. Take a look into the action on their CenterVillage cam and stay tuned for the Sprint U.S. Grand Prix at Copper Mountain Dec. 5th – 10th.

Colorado Shred Season Opens Tomorrow

07 October 2011, 15.15 | Posted in resorts, snowboarding, weather | 1 comment »

We can’t help but me maaad excited about this one – Colorado is opening for shredding tomorrow! Yessir, thanks to whatever death rays are throwing our global ecosystem into chaos, Wolf Creek got 36 inches this week and will be open tomorrow morning for first tracks. Go here to book a trip.

Frank151 x Vans Snow | Z-Trip Targhee Edit

03 March 2011, 06.50 | Posted in Music, resorts, snowboarding, videos | No comments »

Frank151 and Vans Snow’s Denver-based hustler Larry Nunez recently took DJ Z-Trip to the powder palace of Grand Targhee for some killer backcountry lines. Check the edit above and read the whole story here.

Burton Stash Jackson Hole Video

17 February 2011, 13.42 | Posted in resorts, snowboarding, videos | 1 comment »

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We brought you the behind the scenes story on the opening of the sick new Burton Stash at Jackson Hole in Wyoming, now take a look at the rad edit featuring Danny Davis, Stephan Maurer, Natasza Zurek, and Gabi Viteri.

Burton x Jackson Hole | Stash Kit

11 February 2011, 02.11 | Posted in resorts, snowboarding, special editions | 2 comments »

To celebrate the new Stash at Jackson Hole, Burton made some super limited Stash gear including a premium hoodie with arm patches and Stash pattern print interior, anon Figment Stash goggles with laser etched Stash logo and custom strap, and a mesh snap back cap with Stash pattern underbill. Jackson Hole crew members also got a head to toe park ranger style kit. More looks after the jump.

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Burton x Jackson Hole | The Stash

10 February 2011, 22.59 | Posted in resorts, snowboarding | 1 comment »

Burton Snowboards unveiled their latest Stash in Jackson Hole, Wyoming this week, making the deep west resort the 6th mountain to receive the ultimate terrain park treatment. Radcollector was on hand for the opening which brought Burton team riders Danny Davis, Stephan Maurer, Gabi Viteri, and Natasza Zurek to Jackson to get in the first session at what may be the most epic Stash yet. The shred gods were clearly aware of the occasion and dropped a flawless bluebird day for everyone to enjoy. With four separate expert zones as well as a Lil Stash for the kids, The Stash at Jackson comprises over 50 features and 14 acres of pure shred bliss. Check out our rad gallery of photos including action shots by Adam Moran as well as a complete description of all the features after the jump.

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