Sail to Ski Norway

I haven’t done much sailing lately, and to be honest, I wasn’t at the helm or on the sheets much this trip. But it…

San Juan Spring Ski

After missing one of Colorado’s better ski seasons this winter, I returned from Finland to receive an invite to head to the SW corner…

Old Lift Line

HiddenValleyThumbHitting up the old Hidden Valley Ski area in Rocky Mountain National Park just outside of Estes Park, Colorado for some fresh tracks. Also, testing Eddie Bauer’s new Propellant jacket with Polartec’s new Alpha insulation which worked great. Click through to the full story for the video.

Vasque Pow Pow Ultradry Winter Boot - Women's

“Pow Pow” for the Pow Pow

I am not a tough gal, however I married an adventurer, so I often find myself in harrowing situations where a certain amount of…

Backcountry Ski Hut

As a last push to find some measure of winter (defined by me as including skiable snow, not just being cold out), Jordan and I pushed out to the new Opus Hut tucked in the southern end of the San Juan Mountains. We had invited a number of other folks, but by the virtue that we scheduled our trip mid week, most of the working world wasn’t able to comply. So Jordan and I set out on this trip on our own. This was her first ski hut trip (though, she did get herself up to Gray Knob a few years ago) and she said it pushed her a bit more than she would have liked.