Kicking Horse was crazy fun yesterday. We stuck to the gondola and Stairway to Heaven chair, and got a couple runs of CPR Ridge and in Feuz Bowl. Lots of soft snow still in the run-outs and trees. Chutes were chalky. The lower half of the mountain was mostly packed out either groomed or moguled but sufficient coverage, and great […]
Yesterday was fun at Mammoth. After a great week in Tahoe, Lauren Bibby and I decided it would be a nice change of scenery to head down to Mammoth. They have been doing quite nicely as well, with over 3 feet of snow in the last week. The conditions did not disappoint. While there wasn’t much untracked powder left, we lucked […]
Snowbird was fun today. Fortunately it has stayed cold since the last storm, and although the vast majority of the mountain has seen a lot of skier traffic since then, the snow has remained soft. We found some nice windblown areas, and with a little scouting, we were even able to find some pockets of untracked. Somewhat expected, getting into some of […]
Today was the first real powder day in Tahoe. Not only was it a powder day, but it was one of the better ones in recent memory. Mount Rose was favored by the last wave of precip and got a nice dumping of blower pow on top of several inches from a storm last week that left some semblance of a base. Stoke levels were high, face shots were plentiful (along with maybe a couple core shots), and high fives were irresistible.
Let’s face it, Tahoe is pretty awesome. This post contains images from the last few months in and around Lake Tahoe. I’m a photographer, web developer, designer, and ski coach, fortunate enough to call Lake Tahoe and the mountains my home. It’s a beautiful and humbling place, and there are always opportunities to explore and adventure. Like a lot of my friends […]