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Routt County in photos: Nov. 12, 2012

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Martin Hart, from left, of the Northwest Colorado Ski Corp. — former owners of the Steamboat Ski Area — Hans Geier with scissors, and guests from the Doppelmayr lift company, dedicate the new Silver Bullet Gondola in December 1986.

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Former Steamboat Ski Area president Hans Geier elected to US Ski and Snowboard Hall of Fame

Under Geier's leadership, Steamboat established its airline flight program and built the world’s first eight-passenger gondola when some said it wasn’t practical.


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