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EpicSki Travel Correspondent
|Forum Post Count:
||1 hour, 1 minute 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:
||Retired Navy civilian, now part time Defense Contractor.
|Home Mountain (where I ski most often):
||Mid-Atlantic US (single resort I have skied most lifetime is Blue Knob, PA).
Personal trivia - I've skied at ~60 different ski areas since January 2008, mostly in the US East, two in Quebec, eight in Utah, two in New Mexico, one in Oregon, one in Wyoming, seven in California, and ten in Colorado. I have visited close to 90 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:-)
2015 was a good year, I skied ~45 days, mostly in Colorado.
|Terrain or conditions I like to ski the most:
||Powder: you can't always get what you want, but if you try sometime, you just might find you get what you need.
|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
What do you take when resort skiing?
Jamesj posted in this thread in General Skiing Discussion Today at 1:29 am | 39 replies | 630 views
Travel Agent t that specializes in Europe
Jamesj posted in this thread in International Zone 10/21/16 at 5:29pm | 7 replies | 88 views
Just a little Pre Season STOKE!
Jamesj posted in this thread in General Skiing Discussion 10/20/16 at 10:16am | 2 replies | 129 views
Jamesj posted in this thread in General Skiing Discussion 10/19/16 at 8:57am | 219 replies | 7120 views
2017 Mid-Atlantic Gathering at Timberline, WV - February 24-26, 2017
Jamesj posted in this thread in Getting Together, Gatherings and Let's Go 10/19/16 at 6:02am | 62 replies | 842 views
Jamesj posted in this thread in General Sports 10/14/16 at 11:53am | 285 replies | 5152 views
Jamesj posted in this thread in General Skiing Discussion 10/14/16 at 11:44am | 61 replies | 1165 views
Mt Snow Lodging Recs
Jamesj posted in this thread in Resorts, Conditions & Travel 10/13/16 at 6:33pm | 8 replies | 97 views
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