|My long and skinny 20+ year old skis look out of place|
with the new fangled shaped skis
|Outside the ski chalet at the base. Seems like almost everyone else|
wears helmets to ski nowadays.
|About to go down the snowboarding obstacle course on skis|
|Chairlift at AV|
More than halfway through my day on the slopes, I turned my Garmin watch on and selected the ski/snowboard tracking option. Here's what my graphs look like:
|Who knew Garmin watches tracked your skiing?|
Hopefully, the colder forecasted temps by the end of the week mean that the local ski places can make enough snow to get them through to March. There was just an article in the New York Times this week about how all the businesses and towns that rely on snow are feeling the hurt in a major way with these short winters. For now, I try and savor these old Midwest winter ski places, which can hopefully stay around on for a few more years.