Resisting “Powder Fever”

Ski guides have the luxury of being expected to operate clinically.  Within the client / guide dynamic there is a clear leader and a clear objective.  There is also the understanding that there will be as big a margin of safety as is practical.  I have recently been out touring with lots of friends and […]

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One Last List for the Year

Christmas is a time for lists, right?  “Making a list; checking it twice…”  I don’t make Christmas lists anymore, but I sure make enough other lists throughout the year – places I want to go; mountains I want to climb; educational courses I seek; gear I need for trips. I truly hope that if you […]

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