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The Top 100 Vert Seasons 2017

Once again, I present the Top 100 Seasons list. Here is your 2017 edition. This list highlights the 100 biggest seasons skied on the Big Mountain at Whitefish Mountain Resort over the last 14 years. There were no records this … Continue reading

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The Vert Top 10 of 2017

Another great ski season is in the books and another Top 10 list is coming at you below! This year’s vert competition was a tale of three parts.  The early season belonged to last year’s king and all-time record-holder Ken Jones. … Continue reading

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The Ladies Top 10 of 2017

Give it up for the Ladies of Big Mountain, Whitefish in 2016-17~! They enjoyed our La Nina season with a gusto commensurate to the snowfall–deep and profoundly entertaining! This year’s Ladies’ Top 10 included many established faces and a few, … Continue reading

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Rosie Foster Murphy Obituary

For the second time in under a year, we announce with great sadness, the passing of another of our beloved pack. Our sweet little Rosie passed at 3:35 am Sunday 26 June 2016. She lived an all-too short 12 years … Continue reading

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The Top 100 Vert Seasons – 2016

Once again, I present the Top 100 Vert Seasons list. After 13 seasons of the Big Mountain Vert era, we have finally seen just how much can be skied in one season, thanks to Nebraskan Ken Jones. Shattering the ceiling … Continue reading

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The Vert Top 10 of 2016

The 2015-16 season will go down in the books as the most amazing ever recorded on our beloved Big Mountain near Whitefish~! So many great stories, personal bests, and historic vert accomplishments occurred.  We’ll see if I can do justice … Continue reading

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The Ladies Top 10 of 2016

Congratulations to the ladies of the Big Mountain~! They crushed it again in 2015-16. At the top of the list and worthy of huge congratulations is Sue Armstrong, for setting the new all-time Ladies record! Sue skied a personal best of … Continue reading

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