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Denver Post – December 18, 2012

Echo Mountain a great training facility ECHO MOUNTAIN —  In her first season as a ski coach, Sarah Schleper has learned those slopes feel a whole lot colder for coaches than they do for racers. She has also discovered she loves coaching way more than she thought she might when she retired after 13 seasons on […]

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Ski Magazine – December, 2012

Nora Pykkonen is an unlike!y ski-racing entrepreneur. The mother of four learned to ski only in middle age and readily admits that she can’t keep up with her children. But that didn’t stop her from buying a struggling ski area and launching one of this winter’s most unusual ventures: Front Range Ski Club, a members […]

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SAM – Ski Area Management

ECHO TO BECOME DEDICATED ALPINE RACE TRAINING CENTER SAM Magazine—Idaho Springs, Colo., Aug. 29, 2012 Pykkonen Capital LLC has purchased Echo Mountain, and will convert the area into an alpine race training facility serving Denver-area competitors. The transformation of Echo Mountain into the Front Range Ski Club will begin in the coming weeks and involve […]

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Snocountry

August 29, 2012 Colorado’s Echo Mountain Sold At Auction; Will Become Alpine Training Center Posted by Craig Altschul Go to Article

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Transworld Business

August 29, 2012 ECHO MOUNTAIN BEING CONVERTED TO PRIVATE ALPINE SKI FACILITY By Kailee Bradstreet Go to Article

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Fox 31 Denver

Echo Mountain becomes private ski training center Echo Mountain has been sending skiers downhill since it was called Squaw Mountain Ski Area. In 2005 the Petitt family reopened the resort, making it the closest ski center to Denver, just 45 minutes up the “hill.” Read Full Article

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