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In-area, lift-served b/c, cat and heli boarding

Photo Albums:

    Dolomites (
40 Photos)

    Washington/Idaho (31 Photos)

    Whistler/Vancouver (39 Photos)

Videos:

    Dolomites (Return To), Winter 03/04 (Vimeo or download - 17.8MB/9.32min)

    Dolomites "Fuori Pista", Winter 05/06 (Vimeo or download - 42.6MB/11.46min)

Reports:

    Chugach heli-ski, April 2007 - report/photos (First trip to Alaska!)

    Dolomites, Winter 07/08 - report/photos (Low snow)

    Dolomites, Winter 09/10 - report/photos (Wild weather!)

    Dolomites, Winter 11/12 - report/photos (Groomers!)

    Dolomites, Winter 13/14 - report/photos (11 days chasing Dolomiti pow)

    Dolomites, Feb/Mar 2016 - report/photos (1 week of groomers, 1 week of pow, 1 f'ked-up ankle)

    Dolomites & Stubai Valley, Winter 17/18 - report/photos (Our old faves plus something new)

    Dolomites, Winter 19/20 - report/photos (10 days on the slopes with cracked rib)

    North Cascades heli, March 2012 - report/photos (Day of days w/ WA's only heliski operator!)

    North Cascades heli, March 2013 - report photos (3 days of gluttony)

    North Cascades heli, March 2014 - report/photos (Cascade Nirvana!)

    North Cascades heli, March 2015 - report/photos (The winter that wasn't finally delivers some pow!)

    North Cascades heli, March 2016 - report/photos (One day in March with good friends)

    North Cascades heli, March 2017 - report/photos (1 of 2 with incoming weather)

    Powder Mountain heli, January 2011 - report/photos (Unexpected...bonus!)

    Whistler heli-boarding, March 2009 - report/photos (What took us so long?)

    Whistler heli-boarding, February 2010 - report/photos (The encore)

    Whistler heli-boarding, March 2011 - report/photos (The hattrick)

    Whistler heli-boarding, December 2015 - report/photos (New Years eve day!)

    Whistler heli-boarding, January 2017 - report/photos (Mt. Curry zone)

Random blog posts & miscellaneous photos:

    A ski season to remember, May 2007 - photos only

    My (lift served) season thus far, January 2008 - report/photos

    March Update, March 2008 - report/photos

    The good, the bad and the ugly, April 2008 - report/photos

    Paralyzed by snow, December 2009 - report/photos

    Season Finale, May 2009 - report/photos

    So Long And Thanks For All The Fish, April 2010 - report/photos

    Snowdays, February 2010 - report/photos

    El Nino pow @ W/B, January 2010 - report/photos

    Stevens Pass (ski area), May 2010 - report/photos

    Working Stiff Pow, May 2011 - report/photos

    Ode To La Niña, April 2012 - report/photos

    End of Days, Nov/Dec 2012 - report/photos

    It's back ON!, February 2013 - report/photos

    And that's a wrap, March 2013 - report/photos

    In Conclusion..., March 2014 - report/photos

    The Winter of My Discontent, March 2015 - report/photos

    April Showers, April 2015 - report/photos

    Year-End Pow, November/December 2015 - report/photos

    Made Possible by Cortisone, Jan-Mar 2016 - report/photos

    Winter '16/17 - report/photos

    Winter '18/19 - report/photos

    Winter '19/20 - photos

Backcountry - videos (by location)

Baker Backcountry:

    Mount Ann, Feb. 17 2005 (
Vimeo or download - 19.7MB/5.25min)

    Coleman Pinnacle, Feb. 2004 (Vimeo or download - 17.4MB/4.48min)

    Crystal Backcountry:

    Bullion Basin/Union Ck, Dec. 2003 (Vimeo or download - 9.79MB/2.40min)

    Bullion Point, Feb. 2004 (Vimeo or download - 10.6MB/2.53min)

    Crystal b/c^3, Jan. 11/13 2005 (Vimeo or download - 14.1MB/3.50min)

Enchantments and surroundings:

    Cannon Mountain, Mar. 2004 (Vimeo or download - 9.46MB/2.35min)

    Cashmere Mountain, Mar. 2004 (Vimeo or download - 19MB/5.11min)

North Cascades:

    Green Mountain, Dec - Jan '04/'05 (Vimeo or download - 25.8MB/7.09min)

Snoqualmie Pass/I90:

    Granite West, December 2003 (Vimeo or download - 5.81MB/2.51min)

    Red Mountain, Jan. 2004 (Vimeo or download - 5.94MB/3.07min)

Stevens Pass/Highway 2:

    Arrowhead Mountain, Feb. 2004 (Vimeo or download - 5.63MB/2.57min)

    Jim Hill, Feb. 2004 (Vimeo or download - 5.7MB/3min)

Washington Pass/Highway 20:

    Silver Star Glacier, Apr. 2004 (Vimeo or download - 15.9MB/4.20min)

Backcountry - reports and photos (by location)

Baker Backcountry:

    Mount Ann, February 2009 -
report/photos (Finally some pow!)

    Mount Baker, June 2003 - report/photos (After climbing North Ridge)

    Coleman Glacier, June 2012 - report/photos (Whiteout)

    Heliotrope Ridge, March 2010 - report/photos (Good snow, crazy wind)

    Ptarmigan Ridge, December 2007 - report/photos (With Pot'tyrex!)

    Table Mountain, February 2010 - report/photos (Heavy pow and fog)

    Watson's Traverse, May 2013 - report/photos (Coleman-Demming up, Park down)

    White Salmon Glacier, March 2010 - report/photos (Great snow, great day!)

Crystal Backcountry:

    Crystal - Cayuse Pass loop, November 2009 - report/photos (Tired 70-lb dog carried out in backpack)

    Crystal - Cement Basin, December 2007 - report/photos (Blue skies and blower pow)

    Crystal - Cement Basin, January 2010 - report/photos (She delivers once again!)

    Crystal - East Peak, December 2009 - report/photos (Mega POW!)

    Crystal - Southback, May 2009 - report/photos (Silver Basin extravaganza)

    Crystal - Union Creek/Bullion Basin, November 2009 - report/photos (With Agata)

North Cascades:

    Bedal Peak, April 2006 - report/photos (Off route)

    Glacier Peak, Spring 1998 - report/photos (Sitkum Glacier)

    Hidden Lake Peaks, March 2005 - report/photos (Cascade River area ski tour, lots of potential)

    Klawatti Icecap Traverse, April 2004 - report/photos (Eldorado to Tricouni Peak)

    North Twin Sister, April 2002 - report/photos (North Slope on skis)

    Mount Pilchuck, June 2011 - report/photos (Afternoon tour)

    Ruth Mountain, February 2003 - report/photos (Perfect timing)

    Mount Watson, November 2005 - report/photos (Intended to ski Bacon Peak)

California, Oregon and Southwest WA Cascades:

    Curtis Gilbert Tour, Nov. 2004 - report/photos (Early season Goat Rocks tour)

    Mount Adams, July 2010 - report/photos (Southwest Chutes)

    Mount Hood, March 2002 - report/photos (Palmer Glacier)

    Lassen Peak, June 2010 - report/photos (North Face)

    Middle Sister, June 2008 - report/photos (Up North Ridge, down South Side)

    Mount Saint Helens, May 2001 - report/photos (Monitor Ridge)

    Mount Shasta, June 2010 - report/photos (Avalanche Gulch)

    South Sister, June 2010 - report/photos (South Side)

Rainier (Mount):

    "Cow-Qually" to bridge, May 2011 -
report/photos (~7000-ft descent!)

    "Cow-Qually" (no bridge), May 2015 - report/photos (BIG slough slides!)

    Fuhrer Finger, May 2009 - report/photos (Ripper corn!)

    Gibraltar Chute, June 2011 - report/photos (Via DC!)

    Interglacier, June 2008 - report/photos ("Juneuary" pow!)

    Little Tahoma, June 2008 - report/photos (Turned-around on Whitman Glacier)

    Little Tahoma, June 2011 - report/photos (Climb in sun, ride in fog)

    Mazama Ridge, February 2005 - report/photos (Paradise area touring)

    Muir Snowfield, February 2002 - report/photos (High winds at Panorama Point)

    Muir Snowfield, November 2007 - report/photos ("Muir on Saturday")

    Nisqually Chutes, December 2004 - report/photos (Solo)

    Nisqually Chutes, June 2008 - report/photos (with Scott)

    Nisqually Chutes, April 2010 - report/photos (with Agata)

    Paradise Glacier, February 2010 - report/photos (With Eric)

    Tatoosh freshiez, November 2003 - report/photos (No dogs allowed)

    Turtle Snowfield, May 2012 - report/photos (Race against the weather)

    Van Trump Park, December 2005 - report/photos (Skin issues)

    Wilson Glacier, April 2009 - report/photos (Fuhrer Finger attempt)

Snoqualmie Pass/I90:

    Bryant Coulior, May 2010 - report/photo (Sloppy!)

    Mount Catherine, April 2003 - report/photo (In lieu of Lundin Peak)

    Chair Peak, May 2009 - report/photos (North Slope only)

    Chair Peak circumnavigation, May 2010 - report/photos (Solo)

    Mount Daniel, June 2013 - report/photos (Lynch Glacier touring)

    Granite West, February 2006 - 1 photo (Quick and dirty)

    Humpback Mountain, April 2006 - report/photos (Solo)

    Kendall Peak touring, February 2013 - report/photos (Left Twin and more!)

    Silver Peak, February 2008 - report/photos (Up West Face, down North Slope)

    Snoqualmie Mountain (Slot Couloir), May 2002 - report/photos ("Enigma Gully")

    Snoqualmie Mountain (Crooked Coulior/S. Face), Mar. 2003 - report/photos (Not enough snow)

    Snoqualmie Mountain (Slot & Phantom), Feb. 2008 - report/photos (Ice and corn on same day)

    Snoqualmie Mountain (Slot & Phantom), Apr. 2008 - report/photos (All time pow!)

    Snow/Source Lake touring, April 2008 - report/photos (Sluff slides!)

Stevens Pass/Highway 2:

    Colchuk Glacier, May 2002 - report/photos (A soggy weekend!)

    Big Chiwaukum, Feb. 2005 - report/photos (West-side touring)

    Jim Hill, January 2007 - report/photos (Crowded)

    Jove Peak, March 2006 - report/photos (Fun loop tour)

    Lichtenberg Mountain, May 2010 - report/photos (Poor visibility)

    Moonlight Bowl, April 2007 - report/photos (Skyline Ridge classic)

    Stevens Pass (ski area), May 2010 - report/photos (Snowmobiles..cough, cough)

    The Swath, March 2010 - report/photos (A rare gem!)

    Mount Townsend, February 2009 - report/photos (Long approach)

    North Chiwaukum Tour, Dec. 2004 - report/photos (Whiteout, no summit)

Washington Pass/Highway 20:

    Blue Lakes Col/Copper Creek, Nov. 2007 - report/photos (T-giving day ski/split)

    Frisco Mountain Tour, May 2003 - report/photos (Loop tour between Frisco & Maple Pass )

    Mount Hardy - "OpenFly Coulior", May 2008 - report/photos (Aesthetic coulior, crap snow)

    Heather/Maple Pass, Nov. 2007 - report/photos (Short tour, great pow)

    Sally Portman's Birthday Tour - Washington Pass, May 2003 - report/photos (Washington Pass classic)

Whistler-Blackcomb area and Canadian Rockies:

    Decker Glacier, April 2009 - report/photos (End-of-season pow)

    Mount Garibaldi, June 2002 - report/photos (Lost my skis)

    Spearhead Traverse, April 2004 - report/photos (Classic ski traverse near Whistler)

    Spearhead Glacier, January 2019 - report/photos (Plus Spearhead summit)

    Wapta Traverse, March 2006 - report/photos (Classic hut-to-hut ski traverse in Canadian Rockies)



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