Skiing Mt. Ralston

Finally, some more time skiing in the backcountry!

Maura skinning up Angora ridge on Beth’s AT skis

Given that this was the biggest winter in Tahoe history, I’m a bit ashamed to state that I’ve only gotten out into the “backcountry” once since my last skiing post. On February 26th, my roommate Maura and I skied up Angora Ridge near my house. This was mostly jut to “try out” backcountry skiing and get her some experience with Avalanche skills/gear (shovel, probe, beacon, and decision making). It was a short ski but a fun morning. Continue reading “Skiing Mt. Ralston”