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  1. Vote For Our Land

    Vote For Our Land

    Here at Granite Chief, we have a great passion for the outdoors. We have all built our lives around living in the mountains and love the land that we live on. That is why we feel that it is so important that whatever your outdoor passion is, we need to start first by voting for our land. This is the...
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  2. Sales Associate | Outdoor Gear and Apparel

    Sales Associate | Outdoor Gear and Apparel

      Partime and Fulltime with flexible hours Wage: $15 to $18 hourly Benefits: Employee discounts on gear and apparel Midweek, non-holiday use of demo skis and rentals Allowance for ski and boot services (employees and dependents) Fulltime/Year-round paid vacations Job Details Building customer relations Learning product knowledge from all department with advance expertise in your designated department ...
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  3. Now Hiring | Bookkeeper and Clerical Position

    Now Hiring | Bookkeeper and Clerical Position

      Partime with Flexible Hours 21 to 24 hours per week during summer months 24 to 30 hours per week during winter months Wage: $20 to $30 hourly Experience and Skill Requirements Quickbooks helpful, but not necessary. QB training available for willing individuals. Intermediate understanding of basic accounting and journal entries Eager to learn and work with others ...
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  4. Annual SKI SERVICE CARD Sale | Save up to 50%

    Annual SKI SERVICE CARD Sale | Save up to 50%

    It's been a long spring and summer with the COVID-19 outbreak. We've all experienced many changes in our lives. Local ski areas have been working hard to implement safety measures to get mountain operations open for skiing. Check with your home mountain to get the latest COVID-19        safeguards and requirements. With last year's ski area closure...
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  5. Climbing in the Wind River Range

    Climbing in the Wind River Range

    After a full day of driving, we finally reached the Big Sandy Lodge. Greeted by our friends who had left the previous day, our stoke level was very high! We were about to spend the next seven days climbing in the Wind River range! This was a place that I had always heard amazing things about but never had the...
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  6. California Wildfires

    It's crazy to believe that we are already halfway through August. Summer is starting to wrap up but we are in the middle of an intense wildfire season. With strong winds and hot temperatures forecasted throughout the next week, it is imperative that we remain aware of fire hazards. Just this morning, another fire began near Nevada City off...
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  7. A Grand Journey | Kira Brazinski's Grand Climb

    A Grand Journey | Kira Brazinski's Grand Climb

      An inspiring story of how physical strength, mental determination, and love of the outdoors, moved Kira Brazinski to live her dream of climbing The Grand in Grand Teton National Park despite having only one leg. What would be a clear debilitating handicap for most, was perceived as a challenge for Kira, one that she faced head-on as...
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  8. Tahoe-Pyramid Trail Jersey Just Arrived!

    Tahoe-Pyramid Trail Jersey Just Arrived!

    "The Tahoe-Pyramid Trail (abbreviated as ‘TPT’) is based on a vision for a trail that would follow the entire length of the Truckee River, from its source at forested Lake Tahoe (6225′) to the desert terminus of Pyramid Lake (3796′). The current route can be traveled by foot or by bicycle, and when fully completed, will descend over 2000 feet during the entire...
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  9. Backpacking to 1,000 Island Lake

    Backpacking to 1,000 Island Lake

    We pulled into the June Lakes loop which already is an absolutely beautiful area I had never been to. Our trailhead destination was Silver Lake. Looking up at the large Eastern Sierra mountains I began to feel a bit daunted. The description of the hikes from the AllTrails app told us that we would be going up 4,000 feet of...
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  10. Granite Chief Crew Heads South!

    Granite Chief Crew Heads South!

    The Granite Chief Ski Shop team decided it was time to do some peak bagging and head South! First on the list, was Freel peak, the highest mountain in the Tahoe Basin. Clocking in at 10,881 feet! After nabbing this summit, the boys packed up and headed south past Bishop to Big Pine. Next up, was Mount Agassiz which is the 21st...
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