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What to do with Mammoth's mountain of snow? 'Snow pit' frees up room to push fresh powder

It seems a child’s parable, as if the mythical city of El Dorado had too much gold. But Mammoth Lakes, a winter recreation outpost that often has too little snow, now has far too much.

In what is shaping up to be the snowiest month on record, the Eastern Sierra town has created what it terms a snow pit just east of town, north of California 203.

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You can bid on a bike once owned by Steve McQueen, the King of Cool, at this Vegas motorcycle auction

Motorcycle lovers will find old-school two-wheelers at an auction coming to Las Vegas this month. A whopping 1,000 bikes, some dating to the early 20th century, will go under the hammer during the four-day event.

The Mecum Las Vegas Motorcycle Auction is set for Jan. 25-28 at the South Point Hotel Casino & Spa.

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Catch peak wildflower season on a small-ship cruise of Canada's west coast

Modern Canada turns 150 this year, and Maple Leaf Adventures is teaming up with the Royal Canadian Geographic Society to offer a small-ship cruise that explores British Columbia’s west coast and Pacific history.

The trip to the network of coastal waterways called the Salish Sea is set for April during peak spring wildflower and wildlife season.

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This might be Maui's perfect way to propose. It costs $20,000, and that doesn't include a ring.

No one can guarantee what your lover will say when you pop the question, but one Maui luxury hotel can help you hedge your bets with a stay starting at $20,000.

The Montage Kapalua Bay launched a Love Is in the Air engagement package to create the ultimate romantic moment at the 24-acre resort. And what better place than Maui’s amazing shoreline?

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5 feet in Big Bear? 'The drought is going to get crushed,' forecaster says of new winter storms

SoCal skiers may see heavy snow pound their favorite resorts the next several days, as another winter storm system — again arriving in three overlapping chapters — rolls through the region.

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Mammoth braces for more snow in the aftermath of big crowds, long waits at lifts

More snow is in the forecast again for Mammoth Lakes, in the wake of a holiday crush where some lift line waits reportedly stretched to 90 minutes. The new system was expected to roll in Wednesday afternoon and linger through the weekend.

Visitors reported 60- to 90-minute waits at some of the busiest runs on Saturday, as the resort faced delays in digging out from last week’s string of blizzards.

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