Chestnut Mountain Resort is a great place to take the family skiing and snowboarding. … More Chestnut Mountain Resort, Galena, IL Skiing
While designed to build ski jumps, the DMOS Stealth Shovel works for camping as well. … More DMOS Collective Stealth Shovel Gear Review
Vail is for the history and also expert skiers. … More Vail: First Visit
Nothing like finishing up a Spring Break vacation with an illness. About Thursday or Friday, I started feeling unwell: sore throat, hacking cough, headache, general achiness. It wasn’t too bad, so I skied some Friday and felt okay. Our drive home Saturday and Sunday, however, had me feeling pretty bad. Monday the symptoms were full-blown … More Coming Up for Air: Altitude Sickness
Breckenridge Resort has Terrain Parks for beginners to pros. … More Breckenridge Ski Resort Terrain Parks
Need a break from skiing? Go exploring outside of Breckenridge. … More Exploring Outside of Breck
“If poles were so important we’d call it Poling instead of Skiing” ~ Phil Mahre The ski area at which I am a ski patroller is a tiny hill, maybe 100 feet of vertical or so, and strictly rope tows. This season, I’ve been scratching my head at how many people ski with poles there … More Skiing: Poles Yea or Nay?
This was truly the year of getting outdoors and also trying new stuff – skiing, hiking, camping, orienteering, running, snowshoeing, and geocaching. It truly was a great year outdoors! January: “Where Epic Begins” – when we heard that Vail Resorts had purchased Mt. Brighton, it gave us the impetus to pay a visit. … More 2014: A Great Year Outdoors