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2011-07-07 16:05:00

BROOMFIELD, Colo., July 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Specialty Sports Venture ("SSV"), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Vail Resorts, Inc. (NYSE: MTN) today announced that it has acquired the assets of Outdoor Outlet, LLC, a Wisconsin-based company that owns and operates O2GearShop.com, a rapidly growing online retailer of outdoor/snowsports goods and equipment with more than 2 million total visits last year. "The addition of O2GearShop.com is a significant opportunity that will allow SSV to now...

2011-07-03 00:01:47

Winter weather makes for some strange summer vacation plans across the western US, Water Damage Local reports. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) July 02, 2011 Bikini tops and snows skis... at the same location? That is exactly what many travelers may be witnessing across the Midwest and Western US this 4th of July holiday, with late winter snowstorms covering Western mountain ranges from the Rockies to the Sierra Nevadas. It's been deemed a "trifecta day" by many vacationers, looking forward to being...

2011-03-31 00:00:29

Snowmass, Colorado, is world renowned for its ski mountain, unparalleled hospitality and facilities for small and large social, fraternal, family and ski groups. The North American Airlines Ski Federation (NAASF), a ski racing and social group of personnel from every major domestic airline, has visited Snowmass numerous times during the 34 year history of the organization. The NAASF will celebrate the end of ski season April 3-8 in Snowmass for its fourth and final ski racing and social event...

2011-03-02 07:00:00

WASHINGTON, March 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Away.com, a leading travel research and planning website, is joining with Vail Mountain and RockResorts to launch the Spring Back to Vail travel contest. The contest winner will receive a trip for two to the Spring Back to Vail festival, taking place April 15-24, 2011. To enter the Spring Back to Vail travel challenge, contestants must write at least one review in Away.com's Ski & Snowboard Resort Guide by March 9, 2011. Away.com's editors...

2011-02-28 17:00:00

YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK, Calif., Feb. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Yosemite National Park's Badger Pass Ski Area, recently listed as one of the "Top Ten Ski Resorts Perfect for the Entire Family" by msnbc.com, welcomed winter enthusiasts over Presidents' Day weekend with over five feet of fresh light powder. This Northern California ski destination features uncrowded slopes, short lift lines and sun-soaked decks - giving skiers the feel of a private mountain retreat. Skiers still have time in...

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  • A small crescent-shaped structure or marking, especially the white area at the base of a fingernail that resembles a half-moon.
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