Beaver Creek is a powder playground for snowshoers and Nordic skiers

By Edward Stoner

BEAVER CREEK — On an early winter morning in Beaver Creek’s McCoy Park, the only sound to break through the crisp air is the crunching of snowshoes on unbroken trail. In every direction, snow crystals glisten beneath the Colorado sunshine, sparkling on the surface of the powder like diamonds.Nate Goldberg knows these trails well. As the Nordic sports director of Beaver Creek, he says that even after countless hours spent on all the routes, they never get old. He steadily leads the way as we snowshoe up Middle Atlas Traverse — through aspen trees and animal tracks — and then …

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