Tahoe Backcountry Report – 4/6/2010

Before it starts to warm up here for good, I wanted to get some more powder skiing in and today looked like the last day for a little while. So, Jim and I headed up to Rose Knob in the … Read More

Backcountry Skiing in Ward Canyon 12/9/09

After reading the advisories from the Sierra Avalanche Center from the last storm, we decided to give the snow a few days to settle and bond. We headed out on wednesday 12/9 for some fairly low angle powder skiing in … Read More

Game On! December Snow in Tahoe

Well this storm certainly didn’t disappoint. I woke up to at least two feet of light fluffy powder on my deck this morning and it keeps coming. If there were any base below all of this fluff it would be … Read More

First Turns of the 09/10 Season

So this storm diddn’t end up being the 2-3ft dump we needed to really kickstart the season, but it did dump 8-12″ on the higher elevations. Just barely enough to get some skiing done. It was only 15 degrees at … Read More

Angora Tour 3/26

I went for a tour up to Angora peak yesterday, first time to this area and I was very impressed with the cool terrain. We found very variable snow conditions with everything from wintery pow to breakable crust to nice … Read More

Dawn Patrol to Mt. Rose – 2.13.09

Kevin and I headed up to Fireplug or what some call Sparkplug for a dawn patrol early this week. I know I am late with the post, but better late than never. Had the Megawatts with the BD 01 binding … Read More