Last Friday when people were sunbathing in Caras Park and wearing tank tops and flip flops, enjoying the unusually warm spring weather, I was not. When people in coffee shops were talking about fishing or hiking or getting on the river, I wanted to plug my ears.
That’s because I was praying for snow, and Mother Nature [...]
…that’s why I’m the videographer. I finally got around to making a little ski flick from the photos and poorly-shot video clips I took during girls ski weekend in Bozeman a week ago.
I shot the video using one of those flip video camcorders, which are really neat and easy to use, but apparently really hard to [...]
Larry Bruce, left, and his wife, Molly Bruce, begin skinning up the Toni Matt groomed run at Whitefish Mountain Resort. The Bruces said that although they don't mind the new regulations, they would like to see some continued accommodations for skinning up Big Mountain. – Lido Vizzutti/Flathead Beacon
I think my friend Dan Testa is the [...]
This weekend, I was caught carrying my ski tips behind my head. It caused immediate laughter and friendly heckling as if I had broken a major cardinal rule — and, unbeknown to me, I apparently had.
How to carry your skis is what you learn right before the “pizza” or snow plow, they said. It just [...]
Looking south from the top of the Bridger Mountain range, our crew took The Schlasman chairlift to just below the ridge line and then hiked to find the perfect route down. Photo by Chelsi Moy
It’s a sacred past time for some skiers, especially those who live in Bozeman: hiking the ridge of the Bridger [...]