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Skiing and Family in Summit County

There’s something about arriving in Summit County, Colorado that will always feel like coming home. It’s where I spent childhood family ski trips, and where I lived for three years in my mid-twenties as a ski bum. It’s where I met my husband, and it’s where we married this March. It’s where the mountains stretch […]

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Ski Trip March 2019 Preview: Wedding Bells

It’s only a few weeks in to the 2018/2019 North American ski season and it has been off the charts – literally!   My feeds and newsletters are full of resorts announcing massive snowfalls in the Rocky Mountains, earlier than usual opening days and unprecedented early openings of terrain within the resorts.  I hope that this […]

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My Perisher Review

During the first week of September 2018, I took a ski trip with my fiancé to Perisher in the Snowy Mountains in New South Wales, Australia.  Two other couples met us there, with one staying in the same lodge.  The trip was enjoyable, and we had good packed and groomed snow to ski with blue skies […]

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Perisher Part Two

Skiing On days three and four of our Perisher trip we continued to have great spring skiing conditions.  Fresh snow is wonderful, but a close second is definitely clear blue skies and un-tracked corduroy.  The snow was packed and crisp in the morning, but soft enough we could still get an edge, and it quickly […]

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Perisher Part One

I love the first day of a ski trip.  It always reminds me how much I love to ski.  There’s really nothing better than being in the mountains in the middle of beautiful scenery feeling your skis run over the snow. The first two days of Perisher have been excellent spring skiing.  The first day […]