Lost Wonder Hut Trip

We’re going to start to break away from the 10th Mountain huts on occasion, and plan a trip to one of the lesser known huts in Colorado. We have booked a second hut trip, one that we've been threatening to do for years.  The Lost Wonder Hut is located near Salida, Colorado, just  down the hill from the Monarch...

Silverton 2016

Car Trip Chair Rob Suminsby announced the preliminary arrangements for the Silverton New Years Celebration Car Trip to all those who are interested in braving the elements to get there for the event. Last year we pretty much took over the Grand Imperial Hotel for the New Years Festival, and this year promises to be even better. According to Rob,...

Francie’s Hut Trip 2016

Our first scheduled hut trip for 2016 will be to Francie’s Cabin, located near Breckenridge, Colorado. This “stretch” hut holds 20, and features indoor toilets and an outdoor wood-fired sauna. We have been to Francie’s before, and have always found a variety of exciting day skiing opportunities. The area immediately around the hut world class Alpine terrain, featuring lots...

Silverton Final Arrangements for New Years

Car Trip Chair Rob Suminsby announced the final arrangements for the Silverton New Years Celebration Car Trip to all those who will be braving the elements to get there for the event. According to Rob, "Hope everyone is emerging from their Roast Beef or Turkey-induced comas in time to enjoy the new snow.  I have given up keeping track of...

Looking forward to Pagosa

Finally!  The gully approach to Lobo Overlook has something like a base! Just a rock or two in that section where the trail turns adjacent to the gully.  But the descent below this point actually has enough snow to make turns across the skin track!  Finally! On this bluebird day, the view from the overlook was fantastic!  The Rock Garden still needs...

Silverton here we come!

Silverton, CO, has been our New Years trip for the past several years. The snow is great, the town is celebratory, and the wildlife, well, there isn't anything like it. We have close to 50 skiers who will be going on Dec. 31, 2014, all with the solemn goal of skiing every day of 2015. The first three are...