The Ski Perspective

Ski With The Girls

I love Alta’s weekly “Ski with the Girls” program. It’s women. No kids, no hubbies. And what do you do? Ski and talk. It’s a total gabfest on skis. But if you think that means less skiing, think again.  I skiied with the girls last week...

It’s Winter

It’s winter. I’m a skier. I want to be on the mountain! I’m not. I’m in the city. But my little brother is in the mountains. Here’s what he...

Mad River Glen

I’ve just met my new favorite East Coast ski area–Mad River Glen, an iconoclastic ski   area in a whole variety of ways. It’s a ski cooperative–that is, it’s owned by the skiers, which makes it one of a kind in North America. It’s one of just three...

Decades ago, I spent a season in Aspen. I figured I’d ski my brains out and get the mountains out of my system.