A blog is an
abbreviation of "web log", a form of diary, or journal. This can take
of the form of regular web pages, or be the product of special blogging
software and blogging services, which make the process of updating blogs
easier. Here are some links to useful online diaries.
- Originally started by by Matthew Drake, former Mt. Hood Meadows manager. Interesting comments, many
topics (weather forecasting, snow making, grooming, ski area development,
Oregon Skiing & Boarding blog -- KPTV-12's meteorologist Drew Jackson
comments on snow conditions and weather patterns, from a skier's point of
Adventure - Collection of interesting first-hand account articles on
Western ski areas.
Mt. High Adventures (Diaries of
past and present events/trips)
- Emilio's blog about his ski travels all over the US and Canada.
areas - (Ski Oregon Challenge) The 12 main Oregon ski areas, photos,
The combined experience of David Schor, McCoy Smith, & Emilio Trampuz.
Washington Ski areas - (Ski Washington Challenge). Photos, descriptions,
David Schor's blog about meeting the Ski Washington Challenge.
Safari - Detailed trip plan, based on the 2003 and
2004 trips. Updated for 2006.
(15 pages, large PDF file - 1.3 MB - Abt. 1 - 3 minutes download time).
Canada Ski Safari 2005/06
- Photos from the 6-day road trip.
French Alps 2006: Val d'Isere -
Photos. A week in the French Alps. Ooh-la-la!
Idaho Adventure bus trip (2006) -
Tamarack and Brundage Mt. (ID), plus Anthony Lakes (OR).
Crystal Mountain, WA bus trip
(2005). Photos and description of the trip.
Big Mountain Train trip (2005).
Our 4-day trip via AMTRAK to Big Mountain.