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EpicSki Travel Correspondent
|Forum Post Count:
||21 hours, 49 minutes ago
|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
SITREP - 2015 EpicSki Gathering in Jackson Hole
Jamesj posted in this thread in Trip Reports Yesterday at 9:40 pm | 68 replies | 2175 views
2014 / 15 Tahoe Weather, Discussion & Stoke
Jamesj posted in this thread in General Skiing Discussion 2/25/15 at 10:27pm | 1633 replies | 54271 views
Breckenridge - Crowded as they say?
Jamesj posted in this thread in Resorts, Conditions & Travel 2/24/15 at 8:36pm | 11 replies | 317 views
The 2015 Jackson Hole Gathering discussion thread
Jamesj posted in this thread in Getting Together, Gatherings and Let's Go 2/24/15 at 7:44am | 423 replies | 11460 views
Gypsy ski bumming
Jamesj posted in this thread in General Skiing Discussion 2/22/15 at 9:27pm | 19 replies | 474 views
Breckenridge 2-13-15 with JamesJ
Jamesj posted in this thread in Trip Reports 2/20/15 at 8:32pm | 22 replies | 751 views
2014-2015 Utah Weather Discussion
Jamesj posted in this thread in General Skiing Discussion 2/20/15 at 7:44pm | 139 replies | 5970 views
Christmas 2015 Ski Trip Suggestions [first family trip out west]
Jamesj posted in this thread in Resorts, Conditions & Travel 2/19/15 at 8:33am | 14 replies | 251 views
Araphoe and/or Beaver Creek worth it for a day from Breck?
Jamesj posted in this thread in Resorts, Conditions & Travel 2/18/15 at 7:47am | 7 replies | 173 views
Are too many ski lodges too small to accommodate weekend and/or holiday crowds?
Jamesj posted in this thread in General Skiing Discussion 2/17/15 at 8:36am | 173 replies | 2842 views
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