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Taos Ski Valley, Last Day of 2014

On March 24, Kathy and I headed to California, to visit the grand-kids while they were on Spring Break. We returned in time to catch the last day of the season, much of which was spent at the Bavarian. The … Continue reading

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The “Bav”

Throughout the many years that Kathy and I taught skiing at Santa Fe Ski Basin, we always enjoyed having an Optimator beer at Totemoffs, in the company of our skiing friends and fellow instructors. Then we moved up the road, … Continue reading

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Taos Ski Valley is Sold

After moving from the Santa Fe area to Embudo (Taos area), about four years ago, myself and wife Kathy began working as ski instructors at Taos Ski Valley. Recently described in a ski mag as a “quirky” ski area, it … Continue reading

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Sensational Carving, an Essay on Skiing for Ski Professionals

What do we most like about skiing? Isn’t it the sensations that are unavailable in everyday life? The most basic sensation of skiing is that of smooth and unimpeded movement over the surface. This is, perhaps, a dream-like sensation, because … Continue reading

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