Greetings from Taos… Wish you were here! View from the top of Kachina Peak where we hiked up to the Ridge with skies on back to 12,481 feet and skied down in powdery cement! But we did it!
Greetings from Les Deux Alps, France….wish you were here! Photo above taken in Les Deux Alps, France in March 2006. There is nothing like skiing in the French or Italian Alps. First, they are so incredibly vast and treeless. The runs go on forever. Second, when you finally reach the top via gondola, the snow-capped glorious mountains go as far as the eye can see. Third, the apres-ski is amazing! I have never eaten so much amazing, indulging foods after […]
Greetings from Sestrière, Italy…wish you were here! This photo was taken from the ski resort in Sestrière, Italy in 2002. Sestrière lies at the heart of the 249 mile long Via Lattea or “Milky Way” ski area near the border of France and an hour by train or car from Turin, Italy. I had always dreamed of skiing in the Alps. Growing up in Minnesota, I was a diehard skier learning at the young, ripe age of four on the “hills” of […]