Travel Blogs from Silverthorne
... my coldest ski gear for spring skiing. Severe storms predicted across the mid west today. Getting a bit worried about our Denver Miami flight tomorrow.
Anyway went out into picturesque landscape and took the lift up the mountain. The fog lifted and there was the odd patch of sunshine between the snow showers.
Did few runs down Peak 9 before moving over to Peak 7 which had not fully explored earlier in the week. Lots of ...
... was very happy with the conditions as yesterday his bad knee had been playing up. And with the wind being quite strong up hill it was very easy to ski the fall line on many of the steeper runs with confidence. The morning was very sunny and we skiied lots of runs in the back area. Stopped for lunch early at the Outpost lodge as we were unable to find a coffee place there, intending to try and find some coffee early afternoon.
Found some good runs on the front side. ...
... to watch. Some good panoramas and a bit going through the trees - we accidentally ended up right in the woods with only a steep drop out. I backtracked but Ian ploughed on and found a way though to another run. Scared himself quite regularly today I think.
Still can't load any video on this blog site - so may need to look at alternatives. I don't have a youtube account - perhaps I should investigate one.
May look at Keystone ski resort tomorrow......
... centre frame. He was only able to press the stop and start button with his gloves off and because the camera is attached on his chest when he put his gloves on it was right infront of the lens!
All the files are too big to be loaded up onto this blog unfortunately. Tried one of the smallest ones 3 times and it wouldn't load before timing out so either need to find a faster internet connection or a compression method. I ...
Slept no better last night. Acetaminophen seems pretty useless so will try Solprin tonight if I get another headache. Never had this problem at Mammoth. It must be lower. Will have to look it up. At least it's only at 3am, no problems during the day, in fact today felt really good and fit, no aching legs as is often the case after the first day of skiing. The gym is paying off. However Ian began to be more challenged in the afternoon and complained about me not stopping ...
Other places to stay in Silverthorne
560 Silverthorne Lane, Silverthorne | 2 star hotelfrom $92
540 Silverthorne Lane, Silverthorne | 2 star hotelfrom $64
530 Silverthorne Lane, Silverthorne | 2 star hotelfrom $87
228654 Highway 6, Silverthorne | Hotelfrom $125
675 Blue River Pkwy., Silverthorne | Hotelfrom $71
204 Wildernest Road, Silverthorne | Hotelfrom $109