Originally Posted by oboe
For those of you who don't know or haven't skied with RiDeC, he is not an afficionado of "conditions". He is an Equal Opportunity Skier - if the lifts are running and frozen water in one form or another is on the hill and can be slid down, he does not discriminate. I've seen this guy hit a patch of ice as if it were smooth packed powder. The consumate eastern skier - Stowe is as far west as he's skied! He would rather light a candle than curse the darkness.
Power to you, RiDeC!
I have a season pass for Mt Hotham here and will be skiing from start to end - but this years a little different - I have a telemark setup so I can learn something new when theres only beginner/intermediate terrain open