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MRG still has enough sufficiently wide trails to designate a few uphill routes during operational hours.

On Sun, 2 Feb 2014 06:08:28 -0500, Patrick Haskell <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

>Yes, but their trails are wide enough to accomodate 2-way traffic.  In
>fact, they often meet federal highway standards for sight lines.
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>- Patrick
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>On Sat, Feb 1, 2014 at 9:19 PM, Jonathan S. Shefftz <[log in to unmask]>wrote:
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>> On Sat, 1 Feb 2014 16:17:52 -0500, Kevin Broderick <
>> [log in to unmask]> wrote (quoting the MRG "uphilling" policy):
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>> >Skinning and hiking are not permitted when the mountain is open for
>> skiing.
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>> This from a ski area that must have one of the lowest ratios of lift
>> capacity to skiable acreage.
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>> By contrast, VT resorts with high-speed detachable lifts like Mount Snow,
>> Stratton, and Bromley are okay with skinning during operational hours:
>> http://www.ussma.org/resort-uphill-policies
>> And Loon too, whose ratio of lift capacity to skiable acreage has to be
>> even higher than those.
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