The latest snowstorm to hit BeltwayLand happened (for the most part) while I was in the Poconos skiing with my wife. We were at Camelback and it is pretty much the same as it always is except that my favorite slope, the Nile Mile has been changed to a blue square from a double green [...]
TANNERSVILLE, Pa. — For an early birthday present, my brother and his family gave me a day of skiing. For the first time in forever, we skied together. It was also his first time skiing on the east coast in a long time. The conditions at Camelback would be described as “packed powder.” Christopher, who [...]
TANNERSVILLE, Pa. — Family and friends can breathe a sigh of relief — I finally went to Camelback Ski Area in the Poconos for my annual ski trip. I won’t be complaining I haven’t hit the slopes yet or asking them to come with me anymore!
Saturday morning, I woke up at regular time and [...]
I am finally going skiing! In mere minutes, I’ll be on the way to Camelback in the Poconos. Hopefully, I won’t break anything. More tomorrow!
©MMX William F. Yurasko
Over the years, I have been skiing about thirty times in three different states. Here is a quick rundown of places I have been and my ratings for them. The scale increases from green circle to black diamond .
Eldora (1) – Easily the best I’ve skied because it is in Colorado.
Wisp (1) — [...]
Big Boulder (Jan. 11, 2003) with EricaCamelback (Jan. 17, 2004) with EricaCamelback (Feb. 18, 2005) with WileyWhitetail (Feb. 12, 2006) with EricaJack Frost/Big Boulder (Feb. 9, 2007) with Wiley
I wish I had saved all the ones from college too. I need to get more of these.