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Secrets of "The Greatest Snow on Earth"

by Ski Utah Yeti November 13 2009 0 Comments

snow-alta (snow-alta)We've been saying it for a long time, that Utah has the Greatest Snow on Earth.  Generally the only people that doubt us are the ones who haven't experienced it.  But, what really goes into this claim.  Is it having the most snow?  Is it having the lightest snow?  Is it having the best terrain?  Well, in reality it's a combination of all three and then some. In this paper by W. James Steenburgh and Trevor I. Alcott, you can go as in depth as you want into the veracity of our claim.  After this read, I'm sure you'll agree that we really do have the Greatest Snow on Earth.

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In search of The Greatest Snow on Earth®, the Yeti ultimately landed in Utah. Ski Utah has hired the Yeti as their official mascot and slopeside reporter. Follow the Yeti to get the latest info on local pow stashes, crazy events, storm totals, and tips and tricks on the best ways to maximize your Utah experience. The Yeti is also known to throw out the occasional swag.. so be sure to stay tuned. Yeti knows best!

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