Oooops…I did it again

Luke on the hike up I showed up at Wachusett Monday morning with the intention of meeting Luke to ski a few runs before heading to work.  Luke had some new skis I… Continue reading

Backside

One of the many trail junctions Sunday morning Luke and myself were looking to sneak in some quick skiing before having to deal with our holiday obligations.  Luke was off to a holiday party… Continue reading

On Snow Demo

Thursday was the Eastern Mountain Sports On Snow Demo at Mount Wachusett.  The On Snow Demo is an opportunity for Eastern Mountain Sports employees to come to Wachusett and sample the skis we will be… Continue reading

We Are Getting Closer

On Wednesday I met Luke for a pre-work skin and ski of Mount Wachusett.  The plan was to skin two runs before I would have to leave for work.  For the most part,… Continue reading

The Urban Climber

Nothing says urban climbing more than spray paint I have a certain affinity for urban climbing as my first true experience climbing came at the Quincy Quarries located just south of Boston.  In… Continue reading

Book Report: Fall of the Phantom Lord

On a recent trip to Lake Placid, my girlfriend and I stopped by The Mountaineer in Keene, NY.  It was a very cool shop that carried a great variety of outdoor product.  They… Continue reading

The Tribe

Luke playing with his new DELORME GPS with Spot The one thing that I truly love about all of the sports in which I participate is the sense of community.  Whether discussing beta… Continue reading

Getting in the Groove

A view from the top I found myself scrambling Tuesday night for someone to go north with.  I had heard reports of recent snow on both Waterville and Cannon, and was anxious to earn some turns on either… Continue reading

Tecumseh Snowboard Kit

The kit for a winter hike and snowboard descent of Mount Tecumseh Layers (what I wore) -Mammut Scree Pant -Eastern Mountain Sports T1 Pants -Mountain Hardwear Lightweight Long Sleeve Shirt -EMS Techwick Tank… Continue reading

Welcome to the Show

Sign at the summit of Mount Tecumseh I was speaking with friends on Saturday night and they were trying to convince me to hike New Hampshire’s Mount Tecumseh and ski down it the… Continue reading