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Peeking Into a Lift Operator’s Life

In any skier’s typical day, each chairlift or gondola ride always involves a Lift Operator. This key employee is constantly making sure that everyone is safe and well cared for. The constant interaction between Lift Operators and skiers has perked up my curiosity and prompted me to know more, and understand better, what motivates these

Heavy Lifting!

Last Saturday I went to shoot a video about a helicopter that was removing the old Deer Crest chairlift. This job is a necessary first step before receiving the slightly larger towers that are being built for the new Mountaineer Express chairlift on Little Baldy Mountain at Deer Valley. Before I even left home, I

Easy Breezy Summer Day

Some days you don’t feel like exerting yourself -no biking and no hiking.  You just want to chill, relax and have an easy -breezy day.  Last Saturday was one of those days. We had some friends visiting from California so the chairlift to Deer Valley’s Bald Mountain was just what the doctor ordered.Great views –

Empire Canyon Grill with Andrew Fletcher

Deer Valley is lucky to see visits from both loyal locals and returning out-of-towners. Many guests return each season with specific traditions that they must incorporate into their Deer Valley experience. A best kept secret for many skiing at Deer Valley is Empire Canyon Grill, located in the Empire Canyon Lodge, tucked away at the

Isn’t it amazing how one good storm can change the mountain?

Due to Mother Nature’s sleepiness this year I hadn’t attempted to ski any of our off-piste areas. Some of you might be saying, “Deer Valley off-piste?” But believe me; Deer Valley has a variety of skiing for all skier types. One of my favorite stories is many years ago, before we even had Empire Canyon,

Attempt at skiing, #2!

I woke up this time and felt so much more at ease for the upcoming ski adventure. I knew that I could at least wedge down the mountain if absolutely necessary, but that Eddy probably would be rather disappointed (and that is something that I couldn’t handle). After I went through the process of getting

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Deer Valley Resort shared SKI Magazine's Ski Test 2018 - The Stoke Reel.

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In celebration of the 2018 Gear Guide being released online, here is some footage from the ski test at Deer Valley Resort. We promise testing skis is much more work than this might show... See more f...

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Pete AndelmanYour video doesn't play. What's it about ?

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Paul FisherI want this job.

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Patricia Van Sickle StokesIt's a tough job - somebody's got to do it! 😉

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Pat NortheimerAahh! Deer Valley! 😊

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Jenny Love MeyerAwesome - can't wait for ski season!

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Craig ChiesaLet them snowboard

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Debra L Bruno-ThomsenSoon......

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Rain today, ride tomorrow at Deer Valley Resort. Join us for closing weekend of summer operations. (9-16/17) ... See MoreSee Less

Rain today, ride tomorrow at Deer Valley Resort. Join us for closing weekend of summer operations. (9-16/17)

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Mike McAuleyWhat are the hours of operation for the final day?

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Mike McAuleyI just discovered you this summer. I'll be back multiple times next year!! And I'm bringing friends!!

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Brett TischlerTime for some Brown Pow

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Johnny DownardJordan Steele Dustin Eaquinto dirt is gonna be prime time!

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Dianne TownsendSee you soon.....but not soon enough!

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Trevor HooperNever thought I'd see someone with double arm tattoo sleeves on a DV promotion! Keep killing it with the trails and reaching out to new demos guys! 🤘🤘

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Jackson MadduxWhen we used to live in Utah, the Tour De Suds was a great way to go UPhill at deer valley (not that the downhill was bad, but it did lead to many scrapes and cuts). link: mountaintrails.org/event-race-mtf/tour-des-suds/

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Charles ThomasGreat time on Wednesday nights $20/summertime fun!!

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Don Elsastell me the recording isnt speeded up..lol

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Janice PotempaIs one of these guys Brian!

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Montana Olmore JohnsonJesse Hall Tristan Chad Prisbrey Stephen Zitting this is that resort up north

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Nic McMillanKevin Boyer!!!

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