Yesterday was only my third day of the season, but I'm already prepared to not experience anything to the level that I did at
If you skied this weekend, you might feel the same way, whether you found yourself plowing through the four feet of snow Saddleback, Maine has seen since Thursday or snowshoeing through Battery Park in Burlington, Vt., which saw a record 32 inches of snow.
Thing is, we're probably wrong. It's still snowing at many mountains across northern
If you found yourself at a place like Cannon yesterday, where wind posed no factor in putting lifts on hold, you understand that's knee-deep powder that
But I'll hold out hope.
Eric Wilbur is a lifelong recreational skier who spends most of his winter and spring in the mountains of New England. He does not ski in jeans. You can read more of Eric's work here.
Heather Burke is an award winning ski journalist with over a decade of ski news coverage. As a former ski instructor and a ski parent, she knows the ski biz from the inside out. She and her family visit New England ski resorts, as well as the West and Canada, to report on the latest trends and their best family finds. Her husband Greg takes all the accompanying photos, and their work can be seen at www.familyskitrips.com and www.luxuryskitrips.com.