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Silver Couloir – Buffalo Mountain – Gore Range – Colorado

Skiing The Silver Couloir In Colorado's Gore Range Destination: Silver Couloir, Buffalo Mountain, Gore Range, Colorado Elevation Gain/Loss: +/- 3300 ft. Distance: 5.5 miles USGS Quads: Willow Lakes, Dillon,...

Vaya A La Cumbre

In 2011, Zach Ornitz and  Ollie Nieuwland-Zlotnicki from SENT Productions came to Ski Arpa to make a film. After sorting through hundreds of hours...

Big Sky 2013/2014

The Big Sky season began on Turkey Day - November 28. It officially ended April 20. I worked hard and played hard. It was...

Stoneman Couloir, Cascades, WA

Skiing The Stoneman Couloir in Washington's North Cascades Elevation Gain/Loss: +/- 3500 ft. Distance: miles: 5 USGS Quads: Shuksan Arm Directions: Park at Mount Baker Ski Resort's Heather...

White Salmon Glacier – Mount Shuksan – 9131′ – North Cascades – Washington

Skiing The White Salmon Glacier on Mount Shuksan Elevation Gain/Loss: +/- 6150 Distance: 10 miles to top of Winnie's Slide USGS Quads: Shuksan Arm, Mount Shuksan Mount Shuksan Before we...
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Coleman Glacier – Mount Baker – North Cascades – Washington

Skiing The Coleman Glacier on Mount Baker in the North Cascades of Washington Elevation Gain/Loss: +/- 7800 ft. Distance: 16 miles USGS Quads: Groat Mountain, Mount Baker On April 10, 2014, Spencer...
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Rogers Pass – Grizzly Shoulder

After the day on Young's Peak, it started dumping. In a storm that legends are made of, it snowed the rest of our trip....

Rogers Pass – Young’s Peak

In March 2014, Aaron Diamond and I headed up to British Columbia to make some turns. We left from Montana early and drove for...

Ski Arpa 2013

In the summers, I am the lead guide at Ski Arpa, Chile. It's an incredible experience. I could write books about the experience, but...

Shortcut Couloir – Beehive Basin

It's May 21, 2013.Destination: Shortcut Couloir, Beehive Basin Elevation Gain/Loss: +/- 2200 ft. Distance: 7.0 miles USGS Quads: Lone MountainAfter a week of rain, it was time for...