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Extreme Winter Sports

Attention adrenaline junkies! We've got a few recommendations for intense, but fun activities that you should add to your must-do list this winter, including snow kayaking and ice cross downhill.

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Snow Polo

St. Moritz is just one place sports fans can visit to see snow polo players in action. This variant of polo is played on compacted snow, on flat ground or on a frozen lake. Each team usually consists of 3 players who battle it out by hitting a light, bright-colored plastic ball into a goal. Save the date -- Aspen, CO, usually hosts the USPA World Snow Polo Championship in Marloth Park on the third weekend in December.

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