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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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A new look for the Zone

We opened the Zone park the other day.  We took on a new concept with it.  This year we decided to go with a skate park like feel.  On the edges of the snow piles we have a few rails … Continue reading

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Birch Run is back to life!

What a difference a week makes!  By Monday this week, we were riding all open trails on Sterling, and now Madonna is open too.  Birch Run has made a come back as well thanks to our dedicated Park Staff. Pictured … Continue reading

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180 Off

Hugh was hanging out in the Birch Run Terrain Park for a while to get some photos.  The soft snow made for sweet landings. If you are wondering about 180 off, it means to do a 180 coming off the … Continue reading

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Catching some air off the rail

  There were quite a few skiers and riders hitting the features, hiking, and then hitting them again. The soft snow made for nice landings off the rails.                    

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New features

As I was driving past the Rail Barn I noticed our new wall ride, and rails were complete and outside.  What you are looking at is a wall-ride, battleship rail, banana rail, and a new box.  That there is some … Continue reading

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Burton Riglet Park’s new location

The Burton Snowboard Riglet Park Treehouse has a new home! Once located at the top of Sir Henry’s Hill, it is now located in the greeting area behind the Meeting House.  Now our youngest snowboard kiddos will be able to … Continue reading

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Another new log rail

The best thing about mild, early November weather is that we get to take care of projects that we thought we ran out of time for. The spruce tree we used here came from a big blow down in the … Continue reading

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Improvements in Knight’s Revenge

A couple of features got changed around this fall in Knight’s Revenge.  Gone is the broken down old bridge rail in the lower section. New is the one in the picture.  It’s been planed down pretty far to make it … Continue reading

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