Slalok Stonecrop Glacier

April 30, 2006 Kari, Grahame and I got out for an excellent spring tour. We skied the north face of Slalok, descending the Stonecrop Glacier via the central couloir. The day was excellent, or as Kari would frequently say, “bittersweet!!” I was particularly happy about this day due to the fact that I had been…

Baker Backcountry

April 23, 2006 Dora and I got out for a day of backcountry skiing on Sunday. Unfortunately is was so warm that the motivation melted away along with the snowpack. Still, it was a day of great views and some fun touring. We wandered around the Table Mountain, Artist Point area and spent a good…

Rainbow Mountain Heli Drop

April 22, 2006 Jonathan put this amazing trip together, kudos to him for getting such a great crew and picking the right day. We burned some major dinosaurs and guaranteed ourselves a place off the list of local hardmen. It was an awesome day of turns with over 7000 ft of climbing and 12000 ft…

Phelix Creek

April 14-17, 2006 A group of us had planned to do the Blackcomb-Currie Traverse over Easter, but a bad weather forecast set us onto Plan B, Phelix Creek. It turned out to be a good decision and we had a great 4 days at the hut. It was a bit tricky to find the good…