Holy crap!

Or perhaps I should say, HOLY POO! Today as we were skinning towards Whimpy’s knob and Albright, I saw a very big turd next to the skin track. It was obviously from a carnivore, the turd was full of hairs and had the very distinct pointy end that only carnivore-shit has. AND, since I was … Continue reading Holy crap!

All light on Albright – Getting summit fever, and having the guts to turn around.

After a day with very high avi risk, we hoped that Santa would bring us more stable conditions on Christmas day. We woke up to a clear and cold day, with a bit lower, but still considerable avalanche risk. Since we had skied Whimpy’s knob in February, and knew that the run was pretty mellow, … Continue reading All light on Albright – Getting summit fever, and having the guts to turn around.

On the road

Time is drifting towards Christmas, and we are drifting towards Jackson, literary. On the way between Laramie and Lander, we nearly drifted off the road due to the wind and the ice. Fat Assed Fred doesn’t like change at all (direction, speed, what have you), but he is very good at drifting sideways on slick … Continue reading On the road