Type 2 Fun

Type 2 Fun

In the last week we had two trips to the backcountry that were top heavy with ‘Type 2 Fun’. “What is Type 2 Fun?” you ask? That is also known as sled wrestling, or water buffalo dancing. This is when your sled gets stuck, usually in deep snow...
Girl’s Gotta Ride

Girl’s Gotta Ride

Busy, busy, busy… Rides 6 – 10 (Or more?) Ok, about time to stop keeping track but I’m defintiely getting better. Work still needed in turning around in tight places though. We’ve skied, we’ve cut trail and we’ve ridden. All fun....
Ride 5!

Ride 5!

RIde #5 was a realively simple one with Eric as my guide! We went waaaaaaaaaay back into the Purcell’s, all the way to KM 57 on Duer Creek FSR. There is a Yurt there that you can actually rent for the night. Cool! Most of the trip was actually driving! It takes...
Ride 4 – Competent-ish

Ride 4 – Competent-ish

Alright!!! 4 rides in 7 days, surely I’ll get better. Right? RIGHT!!!! Because Thursday was a setback I decided the plan was to: Look ahead, stay agile & keep calm. I did a pretty good job but here were the new twists: A sled != a car for turning: When the...
Farnham Again!

Farnham Again!

Boy, do you ever feel small when you are lying in a tiny little cabin on the side of a glacier when the wind blows! All night we were buffeted by the winds, it almost felt like the hut would go sailing off in the night. It didn’t, of course, but it did shake...