I was thinking today as I was ski touring on a gorgeous bluebird day that this really hasn't been a great ski season by Cottonwood standards, but we still have it good compared to many other regions. I've had some pretty good days this season and, even today, several days after the last big dump, there's still good snow to be found out there.
|An old-school Wasatch ski tourer enjoys great powder and has the good sense to spoon his partner's track and conserve the hill for others that follow. Such powder conservation is especially important when storms are widely spaced.|
Plus, it's only a short drive home to Salt Lake City from this great skiing. It always amazes me when I'm out skiing powder and I can see Salt Lake City only a few miles away.
|Although by Cottonwood standards this is a fair year, this visiting Colorado ski tourer is all |
smiles because it's still better than he can find at home. And, he has no I-70 traffic jam to
Yup, we sure have it good.