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1983 Directory Of Products And Services

A listing of SAM advertisers of the past year.
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John Fry shares very important survey results from the annual Cross Country Ski Magazine study. 

What The Figures Mean

Written by Harkey,Sharon
Sharon Harkey analyzes ways that X-C center operators can use the survey figures in promoting and improving buisiness. 

Merger Madness

Written by Diamond,Chris
Chris Diamond reveals how Killington made the Mt. Snow purchase pay off, but he maintains it won't work for everyone. 

Fast Tracks

Written by Bull,Henrik
An inside look at how Henrik Bull and Sherwood Stockwell built Keystone's new base facilities in a hurry with outstanding results. 

Rental Flow

Written by Shaw,Jim
Jim Shaw designed an ideal rental shop, providing faster customer flow and more personal service, at Keystone. 

Better Maze Management

Written by Rice,John
John Rice shares innovative ideas and money-saving materials used to improve line control at Squaw Valley. 

Good Design Pays Off

Written by Cuyler,Lew
A fascinating amount of how John Frado cuts X-C trails for maximum snow retention and better use. By Lew Cuyler. 

Lift Controls

Written by Schultz,Leroy
Important presentations on electrical lift components at the Vail Tramway Seminar are summarized by Leroy Schultz. 

Night Snow

Written by Kagi,Felix
A dramatic picture about the men who battle the odds to make snow at Paoli Peaks. 


Written by Wicks,Barbara
Moving into number two spot, this fast-growing lift company is the subject of an informative Industry Profile by Barbara Wicks. 

Supplier Directory

Written by Editor
Names, addresses and telephone numbers for easy reference are provided in this annual listing.