Monthly Archives: June 2008

Summer Skiing in New Zealand

In September 2005, I traveled to New Zealand and piled into van for two weeks to travel around the country and ski. We skied Treble Cone on the South Island and Whakapapa and Turoa on Mt Ruapehu on the North … Continue reading

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Ortovox S1 Sensor Tranceiver Propels Sales

Ortovox saw a 49% increase in sales last season, with their new S1 Sensor Transceiver accounting for most of the increase. The flip open S1 Sensor Tranceiver transmits with a turn of an external switch built into the case’s hinge. … Continue reading

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Summer Ski Las Lenas, Argentina

In July 2001, I flew to South America to ski Las Lenas, Argentina. We got several feet of snow the first night had the whole powder-covered mountain to ourselves. The best thing about Las Lenas, aside from its long, steep … Continue reading

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Tahoe Local Attempts to Ski Gasherbrum, Pakistan

“After lots of packing and planning I am ready to leave this morning for Pakistan with a solid crew of skiers to attempt to ski Gasherbrum 2, the worlds 13th highest mountain. We land in Islamabad on the 6th and … Continue reading

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Ski Mt Shasta This Summer

It takes a little bit of motivation, some camping supplies and a decent level of fitness, but don’t let that stop you from skiing Mt Shasta this summer. My trip up the Brewer Creek (eastern) Route in August 2005 was … Continue reading

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