My first day in the backcountry

Despite the fact that I hate trudging through the snow in snowboard boots and snowshoes (as you learned last Thursday), I willingly chose to do it again Friday morning. Tim was meeting Doug, Mickey Spades, and Luke at his favorite local place for some backcountry action--a place he affectionately refers to as "The Stash"--and invited me... Continue Reading →

Snow Day!

It finally snowed! Like, for real! (If you got snow too, you can thank/blame Tim...yesterday was his birthday and I'm pretty sure this is what he was wishing for.) We got somewhere between 6 and 8 inches overnight, which obviously meant I needed to do two things this morning: One, bring Booker outside to see... Continue Reading →

Snowboard Weekend!

In anticipation of opening on December 1st, Wachusett had been blowing snow every night last week. I don't get to drive by it on my way to work anymore, but Tim had met some friends there a few mornings before work to skin a few laps, so I knew they were making good progress. They... Continue Reading →

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