Head On

Posted on April 24, 2014 by 4 Comments

thumbnail image We were only skiing on the mountain for a few hours when Bode got torpedoed. Some yahoo was flying down out of control and pegged Bode on 'White Out'. A helmet-to-helmet collision that was not pretty. A 200+ lb guy and 50 lb Bode. Guess who got the worst of it? I saw the whole thing, ...

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The Cardboard Classic

Posted on April 23, 2014 by No Comments

thumbnail image One of the reasons to head up to Steamboat was that it was the last weekend of operation for the season - and we had free passes.  In general, the last weekend also means a big party. In Steamboat, they had some free bands -  G. Love headlined - and some wacky activities like a pond ...

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Strawberry Park

Posted on April 22, 2014 by No Comments

thumbnail image We had heard about these hot springs from Jake - a guy we met on the beach in Mexico almost 4 years ago. Right on cue, we were walking down the street in Steamboat Springs when Jake popped out of a restaurant - "Hey, I saw the bus - you made it!"  Sure, he ...

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Steamboat Camping

Posted on April 18, 2014 by 4 Comments

thumbnail image Now that things are starting to thaw out, it's about time to get back in the bus. We ...

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More Visitors!

Posted on April 18, 2014 by 2 Comments

thumbnail image Well this was a fun week! Our friends Jennifer and Becky visited us from Oakland and we had a grand time. We managed to entertain two non-snowsport gals in cold, snowy weather.  Hot springs, chairlift rides, Michael Jackson dance games and a few happy hours. ...

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Check

Posted on April 7, 2014 by 6 Comments

thumbnail image Bode hit The Cirque. This has been on his list since we got here and the day finally arrived. From the top of Parsenn Bowl, he rode a snowcat out over to the south headwall and dropped straight down. He was with the ski team, so Angela and I didn't make it. No photos ...

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Mini Snowmobiles

Posted on April 4, 2014 by 1 Comment

thumbnail image So these things actually exist. Miniature snow machines for kids. Bode and Elden got to pick their own sled and hit the track. Apparently, the stock machines can go up to 35 mph, but these were governed at ...

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