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For skiers and snowboarders, it's an itchy time of the year. It's not the scratchy wool ski socks.  
Where resorts have announced their single-day lift-ticket pricing, it is included. When not yet released, last year's prices are offered for comparison purposes.  
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Boundary Waters, Minn. » The idea of flipping an 18 1/2-foot, 42-pound canoe over your head and hauling it a mile on your shoulders may not immediately be considered a fun trip.   Full Story

Author William Least Heat Moon calls the ribbons of two-lane road across the United States "Blue Highways" because they were once colored blue on maps.   Full Story

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