I’ve been a skier for 15+ years. This year – since it seems everyone here in Japan rides a snowboard – I learned how to ride. Let me say this has been an awesome year for boarding! I’ve loved every minute of spending time with friends on the slopes. And Japan has plenty of great...Read More
Denis and I went skiing/snowboarding at Volen today. Volen is best likened to Ski Roundtop in PA. (Ski Roundtop is a smaller, northeastern USA ski area near where I grew up. The hills are about the same length and elevation; the types of skiers/boarders were about the same.) It was Denis’s first time on a…Read More
Skiied Davos, Switzerland yesterday and today. Yesterday- snowed all day. Snow was powder and thick! Visibility was poor but the skiing was fun. Today, the morning was about like yesterday but the afternoon was perfect. It cleared up and the snow was fresh, fast, and awesome. Final photos are attached. View images in Slideshow viewer...Read More
Today was the first day skiing at Davos Dorf in Switzerland! Wow. What an amazing place. We’ve got the 5 mountain pass and I’m sure after 3+ days we won’t even begin to touch the mountains. Will post pictures soon.