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Birch Run Opens 

I’m always reminded of the movie ghostbusters whenever I see our jib features in Birch run.  So right now I think about ghostbusters eight times as I roll through. We got a good variety of plastic and metal for you … Continue reading

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Birch Run Terrain Park Is Open!!

We finished building Birch Run Terrain Park this morning! The top half of the trail has eight features, with a little for everyone! The bottom has been groomed out, and fresh snow is falling as we speak!! It’s ready for … Continue reading

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Birch Run to Open Soon

Thanks to Hugh, we got some pictures today of the Parks Crew working in Birch Run Terrain Park. Go Team Go!

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Classic natural jump

Sterling liftline a.k.a. Exhibition, has a good number of sweet natural airs that are around as long as the trail is snowy enough to be open which is pretty much always.  The three pictures here are of an unknown (to … Continue reading

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Terrain Parks Manager – Arlo Pouliot

Arlo is the new Terrain Parks Manager at Smuggs. He has been building and maintaining our six terrain parks for the last three years. Arlo likes to reach out to people and get new ideas for features to keep the … Continue reading

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Knight’s Revenge

This Fall’s annual inspection of Knight’s Revenge provided a challenge: a big spruce tree blew over and crushed an old feature. No sweat though it fell on one that needed to go. In the spirit of turning lemons into lemonade, … Continue reading

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Ah, the view

You know, we need a nice sunrise view on the parks page .  

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Molly Rail Jam

One of favorite events went down today, the end of season Molly Rail Jam.  This benefit event is like a reunion.  It serves as the end of season event for the Northern VT USASA series as the athletes prepare for … Continue reading

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Jump sesh

Birch Run was really nice, especially in today’s sun.  I was out with Rob, Brendan, Dana, and Brianard today.  They were rockin’.

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Riglet Park

Just finished grooming the Burton learn to ride Riglet park for our youngest riders. This is a picture from the greeting area. After finishing my shift I went down to see it in use.  The riders were using the berms … Continue reading

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