Category Archives: Skiing the Big Mountain

The Top 10 Club

Whitefish Mountain Resort Vert Records The Top 10 Club proudly welcomes two new members in Albin Kwolek and Mark Panicek! The next round is on you.  The Top 10 Club includes those people who have finished in the Overall Top … Continue reading

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Top 10 Ladies of Big Mountain 2013

A hearty Congratulations to Kay Yobst for winning her 4th Big Mountain Ladies Vert Title in 2013~! And congratulations to Jeanne Reichstadt for another Ladies Top 10 All-Time finish. Continue reading

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The Best of “The Big” 2012

Ski Season 2011-2012 is in the books–digitally speaking–and it was a banner year here on “The Big Mountain” north of Whitefish, Montana.  This was especially true if you are a local ski tuner/repair guy.  And it was also true for … Continue reading

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The Top 10 Ladies of Big Mountain – 2012

All hail Katherine (Kay) Yobst, the Ladies Vert Champion of 2012. Kay earned a hearty congratulations, surging down the stretch to beat Jeanne Reichstadt by a narrow margin. Congrats to the Ladies Top 10! Continue reading

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Big Mountain Overview

The Big Mountain Overview – This is the Skiing the Big Mountain Series by JDPF – This article illustrates the major areas of the Big Mountain, using annotated, hand-held photography. Continue reading

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The Views of Big Mountain

Here are the Views of Big Mountain, part of my Skiing the Big Mountain Series. These photos capture the beauty and splendor encountered in the day-to-day life of a full-time “ski-bum.” Check ’em out. Continue reading

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The Ten Biggest Vert Single-Seasons

Here are the Top 10 single-season skier performances measured by the Whitefish Mountain Resort Vertical Program—in existence since 2003. Continue reading

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