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The other side of Rosa Khutor

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Rosa Khutor

Photograph By Kirill Umrikhin

Though much has been made of the lack of snow in Krasnaya Polyana, the mountains actually have world-class big-mountain terrain that has been ski and snowboard movies for years. The only problem is that the snow level during warm years starts right above the ski and snowboard halfpipe and slopestyle venues.