Today — Early Season Turn Earning in Colorado

Post by blogger | November 25, 2014      

Headed up to the local Sunlight ski area to check out the early season Colorado snow this morning. Although the ski area had groomed some of the pow in preparation for opening, we managed to find a few runs that remained unscathed. Silky boot-top pow was experienced. Nice to see all the other human powered folks out and about.

Living the motto: "Fake it till it's deeper."

“Fake it till it’s deeper.”

Mounting up some Volkl BMT 109 skis this morning. Excited to test them out over the next few months.

Mounting up some Volkl BMT 109 skis this morning. Excited to test them out over the next few months. This morning was a good start.

Lou showing a more accurate representation of the conditions. Nice.

Lou showing a more accurate representation of the conditions. Nice. One lap wasn’t enough so we made two.

On the hike up. It's been snowing heavily in Colorado the past few days.

On the hike up. It’s been snowing heavily in Colorado the past few days.

Skiing nice boot-top pow back to the car.

Skiing nice boot-top pow back to the car.


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5 Responses to “Today — Early Season Turn Earning in Colorado”

  1. kyle tyler November 25th, 2014 6:55 pm

    Southern Vermont Powder for T-Day —over eat to all–thanks for the early am reads—KT—ps –anti spam quiz ” what substance is snow made from ? ” Air was my answer for powder—–

  2. Mike Marolt November 26th, 2014 8:58 am

    Someone should do a 24 hour race up there………or maybe not. haha.

  3. Scott Nelson November 26th, 2014 5:04 pm

    Yes, bring back the 24 hours !

  4. Ellen December 1st, 2014 8:30 am

    Thanks for the two photos – faking it and the reality. Boy do I get tired of so many faking it pics….:)

  5. Lou Dawson 2 December 1st, 2014 10:46 am

    The powfake shots have become a high art, really pretty funny sometimes what a cliche they sometimes are. Every generation has its cliche pictures… Lou

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