Monthly Archives: January 2011

A real vacation

Last weekend, after driving back from Baldface, I had a one hour layover in Bozeman before Pat, Boots and I got in my truck and drove south into a snowstorm. We met Mike, Steph and Scout at a dumpy group of … Continue reading

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Baldface photos

These pics are from a recent trip to Baldface Lodge, outside of Nelson, British Columbia:

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Baldface, B.C.

It’s my last night at Baldface Lodge, a cat-skiing outfit with a spectacular 32,000-acre tenure in the Kootenay Rockies, British Columbia. Baldface has been operating for 10 years here and has a loyal following. Last Sunday, I drove from Bozeman … Continue reading

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Heroes Never Die

A few weeks ago, I dug out an old voice recorder for an interview and turned it on while I was driving. Shane McConkey’s voice came out of the device: “This wingsuit is probably going to be too big.” My heart jumped. His … Continue reading

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Desk Jockey

Well, I’ve been working. And there was some snowmobiling, some backcountry powder skiing, and a death-defying, high-speed, bramble-filled ski-luge. But because I forgot my computer, ahem, I mean my camera, when we went ski touring, here are some sweet pictures … Continue reading

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