Snowboarding at Heavenly Mountain Resort in Lake Tahoe, California! Well, I must say, snowboarding at Heavenly in Lake Tahoe is, well, pretty heavenly on a good snow day! The first day was less than optimal, unfortunately, but that's early March for you. January and February seem to be the best days to go! However, we … Continue reading Snowboarding at Heavenly Mountain, Lake Tahoe in California and Nevada
Spruces Campground up Big Cottonwood Canyon just outside of Salt Lake City, Utah is one of my favorite places to go! It's one of the best places for cross country skiing, snowshoeing, and has lots of access to backcountry ski routes.
The engine hums through the canyon as tires filled with salt and sand roll on black asphalt. The canyon turns and winds through a carved out path through a beautiful canyon, filled with high mountains on either side and breathtaking lookouts from time to time. The drive is mostly silent, save for the occasional oncoming … Continue reading Exploring Big Cottonwood Canyon in Salt Lake City, Utah