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An infant Leif Howelsen goes for a hike with his father, the famous Norwegian ski jumper, Carl Howelsen. It was Carl who founded Steamboat's Winter Carnival.

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Tom Ross: Leif Howelsen is more than his father’s son

Leif Howelsen is more than the jovial Norwegian man who visits Steamboat Springs periodically during Winter Carnival. He comes here to rekindle the longstanding affection between his late father, Carl, the ski jumping champion, and the community of Steamboat Springs.


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