My Instagram Takeover Day at Breckenridge Ski Resort
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My Instagram Takeover Day at Breckenridge Ski Resort

Recently when I was in Breckenridge, Colorado, I took over Breckenridge Ski Resort’s Instagram.  It’s not as easy as you think especially when in ski lingo, they post sick photos on their account.  Sick meaning insane terrain pictures.  When you an Instagram takeover, you’re responsible for sharing a few posts and using “Stories” to share your experience. During … Continue reading

Skinning into to Backcountry
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Skinning into to Backcountry

As someone who basically learned to downhill ski as an adult, I’ve found venturing into the backcountry intimidating.  I have tons of friends and cousins who are super comfortable traversing all sorts of terrain outside of ski resorts, but honestly I’ve thought of it as a “no go” zone for me, which is odd considering … Continue reading

Spring Skiing Bliss in Utah
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Spring Skiing Bliss in Utah

So this Colorado gal headed west to check out the slopes in neighboring Utah.  I’d never skied Utah and was really looking forward to taking some turns.  Staying in Heber City with my friends Pam and Earl, we set out on a Tuesday to ski their favorite resort, Deer Valley. We started from the Jordanelle … Continue reading

Powder Research in Breck
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Powder Research in Breck

Put this meteorologist at a ski resort and she’s game for some powder research!   For the past four years, I’ve been lucky enough to be invited to the Glen Gerberg Weather and Climate Summit at Breckenridge Ski Resort in Colorado.  It’s a small group of some of the best meteorologist, climatologist, and researchers in the … Continue reading

Golden Ticket To First Tracks On Christmas
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Golden Ticket To First Tracks On Christmas

Skiing first tracks is a magical, almost mythical experience.  It’s even more spectacular watching the sun rise over the mountains on a fresh blanket of snow on Christmas morning. Several years ago my friend Robert Purdy, GM of Park Hyatt Beaver Creek (one of my favorite hotels in the world!), gave me a special gift … Continue reading