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EpicSki Travel Correspondent
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|Interests (Hobbies, favorite activities, etc.):
||Big into family skiing. Wife and I have brought four skiers into this world.
I enjoy writing about recreational skiing for www.dcski.com and www.epicski.com.
|What I do for a living:
||Gov, but considering retirement.
|Home Mountain (where I ski most often):
Personal trivia - I've skied at ~55 different ski areas since January 2008, mostly in the US East, two in Quebec, six in Utah, two in New Mexico, one in Oregon, six in California, and nine in Colorado. I have visited about 85 different ski areas lifetime.
|Number of days I ski in a year:
What I lack in frequency, I make up with in persistence. I've been fortunate enough to ski every winter since 1967:-)
|Terrain or conditions I like to ski the most:
||Powder, but what I like and what I get are two different things.
|Gear I use:
||Nordica Vagabond 177cms/107mm
Nordica Burner Evo 170 cms
Fischer RX8, 175 cms
Volant V2 CHUBB, 175 cms
Lange Blaster 90 boots
|The regions where I typically ski:
||Mostly mid-Atlantic, some New England, some US West, rarely Europe
Jamesj's Recent Activity
Impromptu Beach Party @ A-Basin 3/29/15, Sunday
Jamesj posted in this thread in Getting Together, Gatherings and Let's Go Today at 10:37 am | 1 replies | 37 views
How old will you be before you put away your skis?
Jamesj posted in this thread in General Skiing Discussion Yesterday at 10:44 am | 73 replies | 1698 views
Spring ski: Colorado or Utah? [late March, coming from Germany]
Jamesj posted in this thread in Resorts, Conditions & Travel Yesterday at 6:59 am | 55 replies | 1627 views
Colorado through Utah Road Trip 4/4-4/12 Input Request
Jamesj posted in this thread in General Skiing Discussion Yesterday at 6:45 am | 10 replies | 204 views
Where to find super-cheap ski condo?
Jamesj posted in this thread in General Skiing Discussion 3/25/15 at 10:20pm | 6 replies | 146 views
How's Breck, Key, A-basin right now?
Jamesj posted in this thread in Resorts, Conditions & Travel 3/25/15 at 10:15pm | 1 replies | 69 views
MarzNC, Jamesj, and Bill at Arapahoe Basin, CO 3/25/15
Jamesj posted in this thread in Trip Reports 3/25/15 at 10:05pm | 10 replies | 272 views
2014-15 Colorado Weather Discussion
Jamesj posted in this thread in General Skiing Discussion 3/25/15 at 2:40pm | 2166 replies | 68597 views
Why you must not cut rope lines--Highland Bowl avalanche
Jamesj posted in this thread in General Skiing Discussion 3/24/15 at 1:33pm | 41 replies | 2149 views
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