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Good Skiing

Even though we have seen much snow there was still some really good snow.  Here are a few photos. and the storm is leaving freshies in the mountains!

By | June 13th, 2016|Skiing Blog|0 Comments

Swaths and Spiders

Inspired by an endless Washington Winter I had to check out the swath. It’s giant avalanche path so entices me yet I wonder if she is the spider waiting for her prey. I could not resist, I had to have a closer look at her web.      From the bottom we wound our way [...]

By | June 9th, 2016|Skiing Blog|0 Comments

Stevens Pass the Swath

Adam films unknown local skier.

By | June 9th, 2016|Skiing Blog|0 Comments

Leavenworth Backcountry Skiing

Sorry about the bad picture but you can see that we skiied powder if you look real close.  We skiied the swathe or the lawnmower as some people call it. This is located off of whitepine road just west of rayrock.  This is a northeast facing 4000ft slope with an 50 degree entrance face off the summit.  The [...]

By | June 9th, 2016|Skiing Blog|0 Comments

Fall means time to train for skiing!

Time to bike, time to climb, trail run, hike and all for what?  TO GET IN SHAPE FOR SKIING.  Why do we do anything in this crazy world of ours.  We do it in preparation for skiing.   The only reason we have a Spring, Summer and Fall is so that we have time to rest [...]

By | June 9th, 2016|Skiing Blog|0 Comments

Backcountry Skiing Leavenworth

          Backcountry skiing in the Cascades is one of the most untapped resources in the lower 48 states.  In the Leavenworth area we have the Icicle Canyon and Highway 2 corridor.  The geology gives us perfect access to steep couloirs or hippy powder runs right from the car.  You can literally step out of your car and start gaining [...]

By | June 9th, 2016|Skiing Blog|0 Comments