Keith Miller, head mechanic at Murdock’s Bicycles and Sports, Oswego, snowboarding in the Tug Hill in February 2017. “I love the snow. I love downhill skiing. It’s what I live for in the winter.”

Snow: Love it or Hate It?

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By Deborah Jeanne Sergeant Living in Upstate New York means snowy winters, from the thrill of winter sports to the dread of seemingly endless shoveling. […]

Telemark skiing essentially combines the rigors of cross-country with the thrill of alpine. One of the appeals of telemarking is the ability to explore ungroomed trails and get away from the crowded slopes.

All Downhill From Here

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Skiers attracted to telemark, an alternative to downhill, cross-country skiing By Aaron Gifford These guys and gals have raised a few eyebrows around the local […]


Snowboarding 101

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By Deborah Jeanne Sergeant People of all ages can learn to snowboard. Numerous snowboarding schools throughout Upstate New York offer instruction to learn the right […]


Great Trails for Snowshoeing

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Enjoying trails in the winter, without blowing your budget By Melissa Stefanec The railroad bridges above West and Fayette streets in downtown Syracuse may say […]