Tag Archive: backcountry

May 06

Photo of the Week: “Dadda…I Wanna Ski Weally Fast!”

White Mountains, NH, USA

©Emily Johnson/ EmberPhoto - All rights reserved

Since we started skiing with our daughter, Maiana Snow, when she was just ten days old, it was clear that she enjoyed being out in the mountains with us. During her first winter with us, after we mastered the backcountry diaper change, she started to “coo” a lot while skiing with us. In her second …

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Apr 22

Photo of the Week: Springtime on Agiocochook

White Mountains, NH, USA©Brian Mohr/ EmberPhoto - All rights reserved

Making the most of a very sweet corn harvest across the Northeast last week, Sean Curry gets after on the flanks of Agiocochook…”Mother Goddess of the Storm” (aka Mt Washington, NH). LIKE AdventureSkier.com on Facebook. Thanks!

Apr 02

Photo of the Week: Saying Farewell to Winter

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

Even with mountain snowfall in the forecast for Friday night into Saturday – and next week, too – there’s no doubt that Spring is finally here. With this past Monday night’s fresh snow, and then relatively cold, powder-preserving temps prevailing through mid week, Wednesday shaped up to be one last fantastic day to be out …

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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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