Hut skiing in the Wallowas

March 2015

Halfway
Halfway house
Hiking
Hiking in, there was a lot of dirt...
Everyone
Everyone in good spirits despite the soaking rain
Lincoln
Lincoln always smiling
Three
Three hours later, we finally hike past the snow line!
Welcome
Welcome to the snugglebus
A
A few late afternoon turns in a whiteout
A
A full hut's complement of skis
Sunrise
Sunrise on Red Mountain
You'll
You'll get no nonsense from this guy
Heading
Heading up Grateful Ridge
Norway
Norway Basin
Jolly
Jolly good tree
Up
Up and up
The
The Marcoe family
Big
Big cornices
Kevin
Kevin and Lincoln shed a few layers
Nicole's
Nicole's spectacular powder bomb
Jim
Jim digging deep
Jim
Jim and Keith loving it
Lincoln
Lincoln and Nicole agree
Freshies
Freshies for everyone
Steph
Steph farming it up
Andy
Andy and steph are all smiles
Farming,
Farming, farming farming
Jim
Jim and Keith at home in the mountains
More
More skinning
Heading
Heading up Checkers
Checkered
Checkered Pants Bowl
Drop
Drop Zone
Keith
Keith drops in left
Kevin
Kevin drops in right
So
So happy right now
Group
Group pano
Lincoln
Lincoln all smiles
Snowball
Snowball fight!
Andy
Andy in his element
Get
Get on up!
Healthy
Healthy terrain
Mel
Mel ascends from the valley
East
East of our ridge
Shuffling
Shuffling along home
Adorable
Adorable
Yurt
Yurt sunset
Stadium
Stadium seating!
Jim
Jim takes us to Lunch Lady Land
David
David and Leanne announce a delicious dinner
Venus
Venus coming to say hello
Billion
Billion and billions
Norway
Norway Basin
Pack
Pack Saddle
Alpine
Alpine dance party
Grand
Grand ampetheater
Backcountry
Backcountry ski school
Beautiful
Beautiful clouds
Blue
Blue red blue
On
On top of the world
Cozy
Cozy Cat
Stormblown
Stormblown tree
Couldn't
Couldn't get enough
We
We left our mark here
Some
Some yurt photos
Yurty
Yurty yurt yurt
This
This way to Pooh's bridge
Skiing
Skiing out the valley
Yay
Yay for ski touring! Only 4 more miles of dirt...
8
8 point turn flips the truck around
Pakky
Pakky and Yakky