A Deep Dive Into Packing

Words and Pictures by David McCue So much of skiing has  a ritualistic aspect to it, and unless you are fortunate enough to live in...

We Ain’t Afraid of No Ghosts…etc.

It's been a nasty day in the neighborhood (region) with a lot of the mountaintops getting rain, freezing rain and generally yucky precip. We...

Ski Southeast Snowshoe Summit, in Summation

Story and pictures by David McCue And number twelve is in the books, the record book in terms of attendance with over a hundred people...

Test Driving Next Year’s Gear – Story and Photos by David McCue

SIA SnowShow 2017 The 2016-2017 Southeast Ski Season is coming to its slushy conclusion and postmortems are commencing; one could say that as a patient...

And Now We Wait…

Story and Pictures by David McCue Here we are again fellow snow lovers; the waiting game is fully underway. Of course having chosen to live...

Rolling Into a New Season

Post and Photos by David McCue As the new season approaches my excitement grows apace and I fall into a series of annual rituals. First...
getting your ski gear together and tuned for the season

Get Your Gear Together

At the end of last season you stuck all your gear in a trunk, or in the back of a closet, or under your...

NOW WE ARE MOVING FORWARD

Hello Everyone – Please let me get the following out of my system early in this week’s column and for veteran readers of this internet...

With Six Weeks of Separation, Two Great Days at Wintergreen

Words and pictures by David McCue. I just returned from my third outing of the year skiing at Wintergreen in Virginia's Blue Ridge Mountains.  I...

Getting a Good Deal

​Story and pictures by David McCue The month of December has been given a warm welcome already here in the Southeast, which is unfortunate for...