*should have been 13th annual. But 2020 happened so...This year, we went with another family to ski. They have a son the boys' age. On Saturday, we carpooled to Denver, switching up the seating arrangements in the cars. We stayed at the same hotel we stayed in the first night last year, before the #snowmageddon2021. … Continue reading 12th annual* ski trip – 2022
March 16 We survived #snowmageddon2021 and finally made it to Avon. This would have been our 12th annual ski trip, but we weren't able to go last year because of COVID. This year, we stayed in a little condo, a five minute shuttle ride from the slopes. Well, actually it's a five minute ride to … Continue reading 11th annual family ski trip, take 2 (the actual skiing)
This would have been the 12th annual trip, but #COVIDchaos prevented us from going last year. So it's the 11th annual, take 2. Little did we know we'd end up stuck in #snowmageddon2021 in Denver. Saturday, March 13There was some rumblings of a snowstorm that was going to hit Denver late Saturday night - Sunday … Continue reading 11th annual family ski trip, take 2 (getting there)
The 10th year of our ski trip involved a ski rental equipment shortage, avalanche warnings, a "bomb cyclone," a cake incident, and "too much snow to ski."
Our ninth year year of skiing was pretty uneventful. First stop...Beau Jo's. The weather was super nice...we walked around Idaho Springs. The first day on the slopes. So bright! Waiting... Goldfish taste test! Me and the boys! Scott and the boys - way over there. On the lift... Obligatory family photo... Not much conversation when … Continue reading Ski trip 2018