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January 27, 2013
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Resorts start up snowcat tours

The draw of backcountry skiing and snowboarding has never been greater.Backcountry technology has improved dramatically in recent years and the lure of uncrowded terrain and fresh snow has driven people to look beyond liftlines for their turns.And South Shore ski resorts have taken notice.Following promising early season snowfall, both Kirkwood Mountain Resort and Sierra-at-Tahoe Ski Resort have rolled out their backcountry offerings in recent weeks.Kirkwood’s cat tours, included under the resort’s Expedition: Kirkwood program, takes guests to Martin Point, past the northwest boundary of the resort, according to a release from the resort.New for the program this year are guided …

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The Nevada Appeal Updated Jan 27, 2013 04:15AM Published Jan 27, 2013 04:14AM Copyright 2013 The Nevada Appeal. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.