An exhibit at the New England Ski Museum in Franconia Notch entitled “From Pastime to Enterprise: Skiing Becomes a Business” tells the history of the skilift. It notes that Howard Head’s Head Standard was the first commercially successful ski made of metal after a successful run down Mount Washington’s Tuckerman Ravine Headwall in April 1950. The exhibit is open through the 2011-2012 ski season.
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An article focuses on skiing the resorts around Wheeler (Taos Ski Valley, Angel Fire, Red River, and Sipapu) notes the highlights of the 80-mile Enchanted Circle Scenic Drive that circles the mountain.
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