Hideout Lodge Bobby Lauterjung interview, Crested Butte Mountain Resort is offering $25 lift tickets if you dress like Santa. (Hat, Beard, top, bottoms). Snow King Resort is now charging $75 to ski uphill, Grand Targhee has received 142″ of snow so far this year with a current 68″ base. Bridger Bowl in Montana opens Friday Dec 8th. Big Sky Resort has 22 open runs, 55″ base and there ski patrol kicked off a 8-9 foot crown on the North Facing Summit Snowfield around 11,000 feet. (video below). The first avalanche death of the season for Alaska and 2nd in the United States of America happened on November 20th on Hatchers Pass. A 60 year old skier was caught and killed. 2 other skiers were caught but able to get themselves out. Check out the American Avalanche Association to find a local avalanche course near you. Updated La Nina weather forecast from NOAA.
Gear Mentioned In this episode.
Patagonia Snowshot Pants
Spark R&D Surge Binding