Tag Archive: bc

Aug 17

Photo of the Week: Scouting Tree Lines in Vermont’s Green Mountains

Now that the clouds of bugs from early summer have dissipated, it’s a great time to be scouting and exploring tree lines close to home, while doing a bit of low-impact trail work along the way, too… This week’s led us to discover a beautiful and very steep creek line that spilled about 750′ vertical …

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Nov 15

Photo of the Week: Ski Locally

No fossil fuels were consumed going skiing this weekend … While the snow today was not as deep as it was earlier in the weekend, a subtle thaw-freeze cycle Saturday improved the skiing substantially by this morning. (Pine needles also offer up a very fun sliding surface). Days like this leave us convinced that skiing …

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Mar 04

Photo of the Week: Midnight Pow Pow

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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Jan 01

Climbing and Skiing 2 Million Vertical Feet in One Year

Just yesterday, British Columbia based Greg Hill – a passionate and talented skier, husband, and father of two – successfully reached his goal of climbing and skiing 2 million vertical feet (670,000 meters) in one year. To accomplish this, he did not rely on chairlifts, snow cats, snowmobiles, helicopters to reach the top of his …

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