Monthly Archives: January 2009

Skiing: Kind of Fun, You Should Try It, Probably Right Now

To those of you that have been living in a cave this week, the skiing is unreal right now. Reports have been flying in from Apres Enthusiasts from all over the map. J.D. has been taking an extended vacation from

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Sugarloaf

I had the pleasure of stealing away from work last Thursday night and hitting the road for that long drive up to Sugarloaf to have a Friday ski day with some old friends.  The conditions Friday reaffirmed that Sugarloaf is

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Jackson Hole

My first trip… a total treat.  Jackson needs to be considered one of the top mountains in the United States for anyone who loves to ski.  I was lucky enough to get an invitation from a local to spend the

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Deer in the headlights

Thanks to Apres regular K-Pod for this cool pic. Apparently this is a Nike advertisement, I’m just wondering what the deer were thinking?

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Report from the Left Coast – CFO Does Alta

Last weekend I escaped the cold and wind of Vermont for a quick 3 day trip to Alta, Utah.  The snow was deep, but nothing fresh (it hadn’t snowed in 8 days).  The silver lining was that this significantly reduced

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Should snowboarders be banned?

Apres “Weighs in” What do you think?

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American Olympic Hopeful and Belmont, MA Native Takes 3rd at Placid

Emily Cook, Belmont MA and Olympic hopeful joined fellow American Jeret “Speedy” Peterson on the podium this weekend at Lake Placid after placing 3rd and 1st respectively in the Nature Valley Freestyle Challenge aerials event. It always catches our eye

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Fashion Atrocities Rampant Across New England

Read about the CFO’s harrowing trip to killington this past weekend.  According to several un-substantiated accounts he is just now recovering from the ordeal…

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Review – Bretton Woods

Despite the sub-zero temperatures this weekend in New England, I needed to ski.  I had yet to ski in 2009, so the car was turned north and the cold was braved.  A friend suggested that I head up to Bretton

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IPod plays a totally new tune…

Last week, we learned of a highly unusual case that sparked our interest. Please keep in mind that voices here at Apres have “weighed in” strongly opposing listening to music while operating on the mountain. We may have overlooked the

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