Sunday, July 13, 2014

Almost got my Pass....Spent the day with Ron

Biked to the Swamp lot(Seen Matt and his gal at Smiths)....Got a ride up with Canyon Van!!! Thx Chris!!! Got to the Locker ....There is RON!!!! Time for Play time!!!!!!! Rode Chickadee up for the first Session(P-Dog and the Tunnel closed thanks to the Archery Event....) Seen Alex, Later Julia and Sponge Bob, Even seen one of the Locals taking a pair of Skis Up....He was signing off on a Waiver...Also missed the Tram...We Didn't ....Got to the Top to hang out west side of the Ski Patrol Shack...."I'll close this window, You guys do your thing" FREAKING AWESOME!!! Employees really like us!!! :)  Back down to swing by the Season ticket Office....I Didn't pull the trigger yet but got Info... Chairs Pass has no Free days at Alta ...Thats Fine But.....Next we ride down to White Pine for Final Session then its on to Andys for the Nite Via Walts....I Think?? Today Beaver

Sunday, July 6, 2014

Skied TWICE!! July 4th Weekend

Where to Start?? Spent the Night at Andys with Denise....She ended up staying over too AND Gave me a ride up!!!THX!!! Start at the Spot with my Bike....:) Bike/Push up to and park on the Plaza....P-DAWG IS RUNNING!!! Time for the K2's!! Lovely ride up the Lift and then YUP...Still a good amount of snow at the Top....Ski Time!!! OPPS...Broke a toe piece but still able to ride...Boot stuck on Binding,Even got some pics from a Family at the Bottom of the Hill",.You can find these on FB" And "You just made everyone Happy!!" YES!!!Rode back down the Chair and got ready to take the Tram for an Overnite Adventure...Duckworth"Where you going?"Me White Pine....Thats the Answer everytime....He He... Hiked the ridge all the way past Glenns run to a Spot above the Beach...Ramen,Sunset, FireWorks and Moon Set!! You could even here the Big Booms! Horrific Sleeping Spot But.....Wake up to the Most Beautiful Sunrise I ever Remembered.....Talk above red Skies.....Stunning!!!!!This was a Missed Camera Op...): Hiked the Ridge to the HH Hut ....Home! Got to see and walk on the new Gad Flow Bike Path....VERY NICE!!!Finally got to the Base about 10:00, Got ready to Ski on the Sled Dogs....P-Dawg Delayed openeing.....Took Chickadee(Seen Alex again and Kyler loading) Took a Nap across the Street... Finally back on ...Another Beauty ride up and then SKI TIME!!!.....Theme..."Thats Skiing" Made Turn Patterns ....Lots of Folks trying to Glissade but .....Back down the Chair....Check in and See Pamela at the Activities Center....I Need the Biggest discount on my Locker...."No Discount but good vibes if you pay now and so I did....She also Showed me and Explaned the new Gad Flow Trail....Xtra Bank if you wanna ride it.....Heard my Name Many, Many times....It was good to be Home!!!

Monday, June 23, 2014

First Overniter this Year...First day of Summer

Thank your Laurie for the ride up"Your going to Snowbird" Yes "Get In I Know who you are and  I always see your Bike"....THXS!!!
Got ready and went back up to the Jr Run....Seen Lindsey and Doug at the Jumper....Got a Hug too!!
It was Great! Got a Shout out from the top of the Coaster!!!!!!!
Next Stop Locker to get my overnite stuff and take the Tram...Red Tram driven by Duckworth....TONS-O-Snow!!on Top....Walked down reg....Found a random necklace....Got a Bottle of Water!!Thats the First Miracle? Got to the top Spot for a Nap and get ready to ...Theres a Deer Twice....Rockslide..... Whoa!!!And the TREE!!!! Plus Bonus broken arrows.....Next hike down to the Necklace tree
 HOLY S.....T!!!!!!!!!! This is what I Love!!!Plus Miracle 2 Needed a Wicket....Got a Wicket here!!
Next Old man of Door 1 Plus Looking up at where Ron Fell


Can't forget Utahs Tree and Seen the Racers at the Spot Point riding down Canyon "BURKE" ..."Seen your Vest" And "I Built that".......Dillin and Jacob plus One.....:) Took the Nice blades and Poles Down....Funny seeing Drivers reactions plus got a Shout out from the Snowmaker and Doug.....



Thursday, June 19, 2014

10 Inches of New...Powder Day?

Biked to Walts...Hitched from the Bus Stop...Here Comes a Subaru....Thank you Alexus taking your Baby for a ride so she would nap....Got to the Center about 10:45 and on the Slopes....Slope about 11:00....Snowbird Crews on Snow Patrol...
"You Going Skiing"?...Taking Pictures for now...Hike up to the Snow Tongue...Families Sledding!!!!! Oh Well? Looks like it Hurts....BAD!!! Set my Spot and Start the Session
 It was 9-12 Inches of Melting Fast
BUT GOOD!!!! Took a least 7 Laps...After the Families Left the mt was Mine Cept 1 Ski Patroller....Kyler
Nice Hitch down with the Boys from Bountiful...

Tuesday, June 17, 2014

Brewfest/Skiing on Fathers day

THANK YOU RILEY!! He picked me up at the swamp lot with my Bike! He Bike too with a Big Truck...We went all the way to upper Alta....Snow?SNOW!! Lots of it....Even seen a Snowboarder coming down the Snow Tongue near the Bottom of Collins.......NICE!Went to the Blackjack spot, Ski This?..
YES!! It was good!!!!!!! First I stop by the Cliff for Tall Naties.....FOUR! Next bike/push down to the LOCKER....Way to busy........Get my Skis w/o Poles and head out/up to Lowest Chips Face
NOT BAD!!!! Only 10 to 20 turns or so but better than no turns at All :) Here are some Signature Pics of the Red Tram

After only 3 Runs but took a LONG Time...Time to go down Via the Welbere Spot...Nap Time?
Ended at Andys ...Soli via Silver



Thursday, June 5, 2014

Fog Lunch, Redman Campground, Last Ski day at Brighton

THXS JEFF for the ride up!!! Got there right on time!!!!
After Pizza and Beer I ride up to the Village Store....Seen Eagle and Crew!!! Lots of Smiles 
Too Much Snow Here at Spot 17
Hiked up under Crest, Found some Gems(Coins,Short Pole, Baskets, Beads and)
Last Run....Then bike down for a Nice Spot across the Street from Solitude

Thursday, May 29, 2014

Biked to Soli....FOUND SKIS



I DID IT!!!!!!!!!!!!! Thanks to Barb and Co. In the Sprinter Van....It took only 5 cars or so"We are going to Solitude"?Awesome!! I beat the Fogs and Think they got Scared off by the Drain People...Got to smell that Soli Signature Smell.....Took the bike up into my Spot....Looked for the Skis.... Found Beads....THEN FOUND THEM RIGHT BY MY SPOT!!!.....Could have...Would have but!!!Hiked back to the beam....No One around....Hiked up to the Bead Tree...Got another Five or So!!! SPOT STOP...The Sign got knocked down....NO ME!!!! Next back down but....No Skiing tooooooo Soft....Nice ride down canyon...Got to Moms about 4:20