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2023-01-21 Primrose Cirque

Last weekend we met with Andreas and Kasi at a Trax station to head down to Provo for some skiing. The season thus far is quantitatively and qualitatively the best in 30 years. Utah is at the top of the pile for amount of snow this year with little variation. To top that, the persistent […]

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2023-01-02 Cutler Ridge

Andreas, Kasi, Carly and I headed north to escape the holiday traffic of the Cottonwoods. It has been a bit of an amazing storm cycle here in Utah, though with more water content than our normal blower powder. Nonetheless, we found great snow on Cutler Ridge and few people. While not over the head deep […]

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2018-05-04 Mount Shasta

May 4, 2018 With the demise of my spring alpine climbing objective, Carly introduced the idea of skiing Mount Shasta.  It is a relatively moderate climb and ski, but entails about 7300′ of ascent.  This was a good swap since the total time involved is minimal.  It is an 11 hour drive away and the […]

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2017-06-04 Uintas Skiing to Escape the Heat

June 4, 2017 Today Carly and a couple of her friends from her MBA program escaped the heat of the valley–currently sitting at approximately 93°F here in SLC–for a morning of spring skiing in the Uintas.  I haven’t done much spring skiing so Carly and I were potentially under prepared without crampons or a piolet. […]

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Quick Spring Powder Day

April 9, 2017 This weekend we got a quick hitting dual cold front.  The second of which dropped 12-18″ of right-side up blower powder.  Hope you got out there this morning because the sun came out this afternoon and it’s gone now.   ” order_by=”imagedate” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]