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Telemarking is scarier than it looks. Get the rhythm down and you can glide down the mountain.

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Learning the Telemark way in Steamboat Springs

Best advice for Telemark lessons: Grit those teeth

I asked everyone I could for advice, from 11-year-olds to locals who have been skiing Steamboat Springs’ slopes for more than three times that lifespan. Steamboat Telemarks, and after three years of writing about it, I decided it was time to try it for myself.


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