Monthly Archives: December 2007

HAPPY NEW YEAR! NOAA SAYS….

“PROLONGED PERIOD OF WET AND WINDY WEATHER LIKELY LATE WEEK INTO NEXT WEEKEND…CONFIDENCE IS INCREASING WITH RESPECT TO SIGNIFICANT SNOWFALL IN THE SIERRA. LATEST PROJECTIONS SUGGEST STORM TOTALS BETWEEN 5 AND 10 FEET OF SNOW ARE POSSIBLE ALONG THE CREST…”

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Taos Opens to Snowboarders in March

And then there were three. After a lifetime of turning its back on our one planked brothers and sisters, Taos announced plans to allow snowboarders in March. Now only three resorts remain closed to snowboarders: Alta, Utah, Deer Valley, Utah … Continue reading

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Skiers Storm Good Morning America

Shane McConkey, Ingrid Backstrom and Andrew McLean were on Good Morning America yesterday talking about Steep. Here’s the clip:http://abcnews.go.com/Video/playerIndex?id=4019081

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NOAA Calls for at Least Two Feet of Snow

Winter Storm Warning for Lake Tahoe >>

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New Liners Make Old Boots Ski Like New

Cosmo, the local legend in custom boot fitting, recently moved from his round-the-back location in Tahoe City to a front-and-center spot in Truckee. Lucky me, Cosmo’s Footwerks is now just 3 minutes away from my house. Busy Cosmo, he’s getting … Continue reading

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18 Inches of Snow in Truckee!

18 inches at the house, Squaw got 2 feet and it’s still coming down! Squaw Snowfall Totals >>NOAA Squaw Weather & Snow >>

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Robb Gaffney Offers Squallywood Clinic

Tour Squaw Valley’s classic lines with the man who wrote the book on them. Robb Gaffney will offer his clinic on January 26th and March 8th. Get all the info here >>

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