Schussing Nemo (Pt. 2)

By:  Greg
February 11, 2013 8:04 am | Category: Quick Update, Skiing

With the high elevations hammered by the winds, we set out to find some Velvet in the Valleys (TM)
velvet in the valleys

Flat, lame, and tres ungnar, but it sure was fun, peaceful and unposted.

Smile-inducing indeed.
smile inducing indeed!

smile inducing

We even investigated some low-elevation woods. Lionel did a little dance to keep it interesting. “To the right… to the right…”
Lionel investigating some woods

Out in the low elevation Vermont hardwoods, the overall the consensus was “good but not great.” The surface conditions were superb, but the subsurface conditions: not so much.
good but not great

And so with more hardwoods ruled out for Sunday we put our thinking caps on, and went out in search of some terrain that had a.) picked up a lot of snow (unlike Vermont), and b.) had not yet been skied.

Great success! Smiles were made…
smiles were made

…and fun was had.
smiles were made in the sun whilst skiing pow

And that was Nemo! We all hope you had fun somewhere, and that the storm hasn’t been too big an inconvenience. Stretch before shoveling all this snow, and don’t forget to take a break to read FIS when your back starts to hurt!

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  1. Jake
    wrote on February 11th, 2013 at 9:29 am  
  2. Adrian
    wrote on February 12th, 2013 at 11:55 pm  

    Farming it out nicely in that third pic. Good stuff!

  3. bushman
    wrote on February 13th, 2013 at 7:39 am  

    Morning FIS:
    Heading to JP tomorrow; reportin 15″ new yestiddy, more Friday; hope it spreads your way; if not come up to J. Good luck. And thanks for pics and reports. B

    • Greg
      wrote on February 13th, 2013 at 10:01 am  

      morning sir! GIT SUM!!

    wrote on March 3rd, 2013 at 12:28 pm  

    Great photos and TR! Finally getting around to reading more of this year’s stoke!

    • Greg
      wrote on March 3rd, 2013 at 1:12 pm  

      Welcome back MO! enjoy

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