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EpicSki Travel Correspondent
|Forum Post Count:
||43 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
Crowds on slopes [Feb/Mar school holidays in CO]
Jamesj posted in this thread in General Skiing Discussion Yesterday at 1:00 pm | 53 replies | 1194 views
Jamesj posted in this thread in General Skiing Discussion Yesterday at 11:09 am | 85 replies | 1953 views
Do you remember your first day skiing?
Jamesj posted in this thread in General Skiing Discussion 9/29/14 at 11:25am | 46 replies | 881 views
How do you decide what runs to ski?
Jamesj posted in this thread in General Skiing Discussion 9/29/14 at 10:49am | 21 replies | 402 views
Extended Ski Safari
Jamesj posted in this thread in General Skiing Discussion 9/29/14 at 9:46am | 4 replies | 153 views
Jamesj posted in this thread in Major Team Sports 9/29/14 at 8:23am | 203 replies | 4095 views
Winter Park Elevation
Jamesj posted in this thread in General Skiing Discussion 9/28/14 at 5:55pm | 22 replies | 369 views
how many days at what areas?
Jamesj posted in this thread in General Skiing Discussion 9/27/14 at 6:47pm | 19 replies | 370 views
First West Coast Ski trip
Jamesj posted in this thread in Resorts, Conditions & Travel 9/27/14 at 6:41pm | 19 replies | 242 views
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