Started Dec 16, 2013
Started this discussion. Last reply by skisteamboat Jan 28, 2012.
After an extremely windy day yesterday (we only skied for 1.5 hours in the afternoon), the mountain was in surprisingly good shape today: hard packed in areas, but still very skiable. We even enjoyed a couple of fast runs down Heavenly Daze. The sun was shining and the temperature was very pleasant (warm, but not too warm in full skiwear). The temperatures are not, however, warm enough to affect the snow (it isn’t wet or…Continue
Posted on February 4, 2012 at 9:00pm — 3 Comments
We have now had a number of really good days of skiing: fast, smooth packed powder and mostly warm sunshine. Seems a little unseasonable, but the groomers have done a great job keeping the trails in shape considering the lean snowfall. Really no complaints here: the skiing is fast and effortless. There are a few harder packed patches, but my skis are carving through them well.…Continue
Posted on February 2, 2012 at 9:30pm — 2 Comments
We have been travelling to Steamboat for many years (it is a highly addictive resort – a great all round package) and Jnr’s 2nd trip (he turned two years old a few days ago).
A ski vacation with a baby/toddler isn’t quite the same as previous vacations, but it can be done. We just need to be very organised, do our research and adjust our expectations (to…Continue
Posted on January 30, 2012 at 9:30pm — 2 Comments
I thought that I would start my blog now, since we will be travelling this season with our “just 2 year old” (incase I don’t have too much spare time whilst we are in Steamboat!).
Husband and I have been fairly long term visitors to Steamboat. This will be our second trip with Jnr: the first (last February) he was just a year old. This year Jnr is a lot more mobile (he…Continue
Posted on October 17, 2011 at 7:42am — 2 Comments
Unfortunately my knee hasn’t been healing properly (stitches taken out at 12 days post-accident and the wound still hasn’t closed): I am currently on “observation” (with just steristrips and a dressing) and will be looking into my options after this week.
Posted on February 26, 2011 at 3:16pm