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EpicSki Travel Correspondent
|Forum Post Count:
||1 hour, 38 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
What are the most unique Ski Areas?
Jamesj posted in this thread in General Skiing Discussion 11/25/14 at 1:05pm | 23 replies | 568 views
Feburary Ski Trip Out West, Need Advise
Jamesj posted in this thread in General Skiing Discussion 11/25/14 at 11:46am | 9 replies | 200 views
Information on Epic ski pass
Jamesj posted in this thread in Resorts, Conditions & Travel 11/25/14 at 11:20am | 9 replies | 238 views
What is the best color of the Smith Variant Brim helmet?
Jamesj posted in this thread in Ski Gear Discussion 11/24/14 at 12:15pm | 38 replies | 3064 views
"Inexpensive" ski-in / ski-out recommendations
Jamesj posted in this thread in Family Skiing Discussions 11/24/14 at 11:57am | 29 replies | 495 views
Room Sharing for 2015 Jackson Hole Gathering
Jamesj posted in this thread in 2015 Jackson Hole Gathering Group 11/24/14 at 8:30am | 0 replies | 16 views
Need advice from knowledgeable peeps [European family with non-skier, week before Christmas]
Jamesj posted in this thread in Resorts, Conditions & Travel 11/22/14 at 3:37am | 39 replies | 511 views
Things to consider when winter driving in CO?
Jamesj posted in this thread in General Skiing Discussion 11/22/14 at 3:23am | 32 replies | 716 views
Cheap accommodations near Sugarloaf ME? [starting in Portland]
Jamesj posted in this thread in Resorts, Conditions & Travel 11/20/14 at 7:37am | 12 replies | 121 views
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