The Last Ski of Sky...



There is something poignant about the "last ski" that one makes on a given slope for the season, especially when that slope is considered "home" in so many ways. Between working on my extensive Honey Do list I have been looking up and watching the snow retreat at Sky Tavern daily. With the warmer weather the snow has been rapidly melting more like hourly than daily. Yesterday I looked up and knew, it was time to go. Now or never. Plus, it was a great way to celebrate Cinco de Mayo with a homemade pitcher of Margarita's awaiting my return.

In the style of spring skiing I got as much speed as I could over the last patch of snow and continued on over the grass, mud and bogs to a dry spot. With a big smile I claimed "Mission Accomplished" as I shouldered my skis and went up the hill for my one-on one-with Jose Cuervo.

Keep skiing, paddling, hiking and getting out. Its what keep us happy.


Happy Cinco de Mayo Everyone!

Sven






Comments

Popular posts from this blog

Where have all the Asians Gone?

Alterra and Vail Associates Shutter Areas on a Powder Day... No Gawd... NOOOOOOO

Like Dominos They Fell...