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2001-A Ski Fantasy

Steve Bradley, The urbane gand guru of Winter Park and distinguished past president of NSAA, shares with us a couple of his visions of the ski world in the year...

Chair Grip Update

Written by Anderson,Howard
Howard Anderson gives a progress report on his contuing and important study of chair grips which was started in the Spring 1977 issue, and which will b...

Alcoholism On Your Payroll

Written by Beebe,Mike
Mike Beebe, area owner and industry leader from New Hampshire, gives expert and timely advice on what you should be doing now! 

6 Industry Crystal Balls

Written by Editor
In conjunction with our cover feature, we asked six industry leaders to look into the future and describe the state of the art in the year 2001.

1976-77 Economic Survey

Written by Farwell,Ted
Ted Farwell gives us his overview of the significant highlights of this year's NSAA Economic Study. There's both good and bad news here. 

Lifts 1977

Written by Editor
SAM conducts its 17th annual census of new lifts in North America. An important SAM index. 

Appraising Appraisals

Written by Branch,Jim
Jim Branch, the very knowledgeable president of Sno-engineering, tells you what you should and should not expect from a professional appraisal of your ...
A vital, cross-referenced listing that will be referred to constantly during the coming year. 

NSAA Newsletter

Written by Conniff,Cal
Four pages that are important to everyone in the industry.