Sometimes it is hard to remember and rank days on the scale of epicness. Since we are not elephants, a few photos may help with the memory of this bluebird day in Asahidake. Granted the top was wind scoured, but that graduated blue sky and 100% visibility was unbeatable. I remember days like this were … More Gallery JAN 30 2019 ASD
We have been in denial for over a week with the obvious signs of Spring. I mean it was still February and we were not ready to give up on Japow. Though as the farmers were preparing their green houses and starting to spread charcoal on the snowy fields, the reality of blue skies, the … More Pat’s Backyard
We said we were not going back to Asahidake unless there was at least 30cm of new snow. The snow surface could not have suffered more after the sun, the wind and the numerous ski tracks had hammered it to a bullet proof shine only 3 days ago. The snow god did entertain our request … More Gallery 27 Feb 2019 Asahidake
If a picture tells a thousand words, then we better pick only those pictures that tell the story we want to hear. It was exceptional to see the entire front mountain of Tomamu to be wind and sun affected. With spring like conditions and a serious lack of new snow, we returned to the Tomamu … More Gallery Feb 25 2019 Tomamu
Bluebird day in Furano, skiing a mixture of slalom, pillows and 5 days old powder kept fresh in the shady fridge. A few kick turns and a Japanese style group warm up session to boot. To download a full res copy, click on the image, click ‘view … More Gallery Feb 24 2019 Furano
Riding high on a perfect right hander ridge break. Filmed with a 360 camera and a 1st attempt at editing. Enjoi.
‘Basket Ball’, ‘Ride it out’, ‘Look forward’ were the 3 things we were working on over a three day period skiing with David and Maureen. We started off in Furano to wake up those ski muscles on piste and on the cross country course. The next day we avoided the wind and stayed low … More David & Maureen
To download a full res copy, click on the image, click ‘view full size’ and save. Enjoi!
To download a full res copy, click on the image and click ‘view full size’ and save. Enjoi!
To download a full res copy click on the image and click ‘view full size’ and save. Enjoi!