AdvSkier

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Date registered: November 13, 2013

Latest posts

  1. Photo of the Week: “Time to Ski, Dadda” — March 26, 2015
  2. Photo of the Week: Forrest Flying — March 18, 2015
  3. Photo of the Week: Sunset Session — March 10, 2015
  4. Photo of the Week: Midnight Pow Pow — March 4, 2015
  5. Photo of the Week: Green Mountain Gold — February 27, 2015

Most commented posts

  1. Gear Giveaway – Aug/Sept: What trail? — 26 comments
  2. UPDATE Feb.12: A New Secret Weapon? A Sneak Peek at the Marquette Backcountry Ski — 14 comments
  3. Gear Giveaway – June/July: Skiing Animals? — 12 comments
  4. Off Piste in the Mad River Valley – Dec 2010 — 11 comments
  5. Old Man Winter Returns! — 9 comments

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Mar 26

Photo of the Week: “Time to Ski, Dadda”

Green Mountains, Vermont, USA©Brian Mohr/ EmberPhoto - All rights reserved

Our two year old daughter, Maiana Snow, prepares for some top-of-the-mountain ski time after riding on her dadda’s back into a favorite powder stash along Vermont’s Green Mountain divide. After a skiing a few mellow pitches b/w our legs, or those of her good buddy Ian (see second photo), or whoever else is along that …

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Mar 18

Photo of the Week: Forrest Flying

Green Mountains, Vermont, USA©Brian Mohr/ EmberPhoto - All rights reserved

Yes, forest is usually spelled with one “r”, but in this case, it’s our friend Forrest we’re talking about here. Forrest likes to fly when descending a deeply snow covered and relatively steep hardwood forest, especially when there’s an abundance of flight-assisting ledges, downed trees and boulders scattered about…and especially when it’s mid March – …

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Mar 10

Photo of the Week: Sunset Session

Green Mountains, Vermont, USA©Brian Mohr/ EmberPhoto - All rights reserved

Two months into an unforgettable run of beautiful powder skiing here in Vermont’s Green Mountains, Dave Bouchard slides into a nice one – still as stoked as if he hadn’t seen it snow in weeks. For the first time since late December?, temps climbed above the freezing mark in the mountains today. All but the …

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Mar 04

Photo of the Week: Midnight Pow Pow

Green Mountains, Vermont, USA©Brian Mohr/ EmberPhoto - All rights reserved

Skier: Noah Ranallo It’s possible that Tuesday night (Mar 3) was the pinnacle of this winter season in Vermont. By 8pm, fresh snow from another passing weather system was piling up fast…freshening the surface of a deep snow pack unaffected by warm temps or wet precip for nearly two months. We knew that above freezing …

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Feb 27

Photo of the Week: Green Mountain Gold

Green Mountains, Vermont ©Brian Mohr/EmberPhoto

The new snow we picked up late last week and weekend (16″+ in some areas) set us up for a beautiful stretch of skiing over this past week in Vermont, especially in our more sheltered, upper-elevation forests. Steeper lines characterized by narrow drainages, rocky ledges and frozen waterfalls are in rare form right now, and …

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