Ski + Snowboard + Community
So the pre-season is officially here - the movies are showing around town, expo season is upon us, and cold wet storms are hitting the coastline. 11.11.11 welcomed a cut off low to California last night - my 5:55 pm flight from LAX to SFO didn't depart until sometime around 10 pm, meaning I got close to midnight. It was a stiff, bumpy ride up out of SoCal, with reports of winds gusting at 45 on the mountain crests. It will certainly help Mammoth open strong.
After three great days in Saas Fee, we awoke early on Friday for the trip to Zermatt. We had found a great last minute deal at Hotel Europe und Spa (thanks to expedia.co.uk) on a four star hotel in Zermatt the night before, and were able to drop our luggage off there in the morning…Continue
Sorry for the delay in posting - my new MacBook Air is taking some getting used to - I've always been a pc guy, but time came for a change!
Upon leaving Tignes, we drove up and over the Col du Petit St. Bernard, which is the low point to the east and serves as a…Continue
Hello Skiers and Riders!
Even with the great snow year we had in Tahoe, the ski season eventually did end - but I wasn't satisfied, so my friend Aim and I decided to go to the Alps to do some glacier skiing! We met at Heathrow, flew to Geneva, and rented a car (Renault Modus) and…Continue
The Sunday after the Pain McShlonkey 80s party was busy - and with long lines at KT...
I was more than happy to go over to the Enchanted Forest and watch the local pros have some fun with the Extreme Small Mountain Snowlerblade Invitational - here's a link to Squaw's website promoting the event:…Continue