My skepticism for a Mid-Atlantic ski season keeps growing. While skiing itself is pretty safe, it’s getting from the bottom of the mountain that’s not.
Scott’s Turn: Nov. 27, 2020 – DCSki
How Do You Have a Ski Season in a Pandemic? – The Times
Ski season and COVID-19: What you need to know before you head to the slopes – USA Today
If you’re going to ski, here’s how to do it safely in the pandemic – CNN
Since those have been published, more restrictions have begun in a number of states, including Pennsylvania (Pennsylvania Ski Areas Association).
Skiing in-state may be the only option this winter.
Know before you go
Like an old man planting a tree…
I’ve started doing wall-sits — this exercise has made a big difference in my skiing.
Will the weather even matter?
Seven Top Meteorologists Share Their 2020-2021 Winter Forecast for the Southeast – Ski Southeast
If you ski south of the Mason Dixon Line, this may interest you. There is not a consensus, so take what you will.
It’s probably worth noting that Ski Southeast’s proprietor comes off as believing COVID-19 is more of a political problem than a health one.
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