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EpicSki Travel Correspondent
|Forum Post Count:
||8 hours, 45 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
2015 New England Gathering -- March 20th to 23rd
Jamesj posted in this thread in Getting Together, Gatherings and Let's Go Yesterday at 12:43 pm | 13 replies | 199 views
Realistically..what is your next car going to be?
Jamesj posted in this thread in Automotive/Car Talk Yesterday at 12:34 pm | 434 replies | 5483 views
The 2015 EpicSki Gathering at Jackson Hole
Jamesj posted in this thread in Getting Together, Gatherings and Let's Go Yesterday at 6:30 am | 16 replies | 583 views
Tips for Planning Family Ski Trips from flatlands (Midwest, SE, Mid-Atlantic, NJ/NYC/CT/RI, Ontario)
Jamesj posted in this thread in Family Skiing Discussions Yesterday at 6:09 am | 21 replies | 197 views
Jamesj posted in this thread in Major Team Sports Yesterday at 3:14 am | 272 replies | 4526 views
What's up with prices for flying to SLC this year?
Jamesj posted in this thread in Resorts, Conditions & Travel 10/24/14 at 5:45am | 17 replies | 312 views
I'm a lightweight guy - should I be looking at skis for women?
Jamesj posted in this thread in Ski Gear Discussion 10/22/14 at 7:35am | 78 replies | 1011 views
non US resort for xmas? [family trip to Canada, or maybe Europe]
Jamesj posted in this thread in Resorts, Conditions & Travel 10/22/14 at 7:21am | 5 replies | 98 views
Need a recipe for success for a Never Ever wife at Deer Valley [a Beginner Zone thread]
Jamesj posted in this thread in Beginner Zone 10/21/14 at 9:37am | 32 replies | 970 views
Mid-Atlantic Gathering 2015 Discussion and Poll for Location and Dates
Jamesj posted in this thread in Getting Together, Gatherings and Let's Go 10/20/14 at 4:39pm | 53 replies | 496 views
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