Posts tagged "mike bromberg"

Crested Butte Avalanche Center Opens for season

While the CBAC has been open since November 17th, I’m finding myself getting into my winter routine with the new snowfall. My normal winter routine consists of hopping on the computer first thing in the morning and checking the avalanche bulletin over on the CBAC website.  Being a forecaster myself, although very part-time this year, I...

Flat land ski mountaineering training.

I’m out in Minnesota for Thanksgiving with my partner’s family, not missing much as there is really no snow back home. I’ve been keeping myself busy with some flat-land training pain. In my on again- off again training regiment, I’ve become enamored with pain inducing programs derived from the Cross-fit program. While crossfit doesn’t exactly...

Mountain Guides on Holiday

I had the pleasure of spending the past weekend in the company of two of america’s finest mountain guides, UIAGM guides Geoff Unger and Jeff Banks. While there technically is snow here in CB, I’ve never really been a big fan of core-shots in my skis from the thin ‘snowpack’. I decided to do something...