South Sister Season Opener 2015

May 2nd, 2015 An annual spring climb and ski of South Sister is a well-loved tradition among the backcountry skiing community in Bend. For those without snowmobiles, the annual opening of the Cascade Lakes Highway to vehicles enables the first easily accessible volcano skiing in our area. Snowmobiling down the road wasn’t an option for […]

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Making due, praying for snow

November, December and part of January, 2014 How do I even begin to write about the torture that has been our ski season this year? I’ve had one pow day (cue the angels singing): Duuude. And other than that, nada. My days of hitting rocks on groomers and working on my ginger bro tan (read: […]

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Bring On the Girly Fun Ski Time!

Have you heard of SheJumps? We are a national organization with the goal of increasing female participation in outdoor activities. SheJumps offers a variety of programs around the country, including outdoor education, youth initiatives, and lots of fun activities to get the girls out! I had the opportunity to host two Get the Girls Out […]

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