Monarch Mountain, Colorado, closed with a bang this weekend (sniff) in mid-winter conditions with its annual “Cook-off in the Lot” tailgate party. We were there to partake in the fresh snow, food and libations. Here are a few shots from the day.
The only thing better than spring skiing? Spring skiing with mid-winter conditions. We hate to see the ski season end for most resorts in the next few weeks, but what a way to say goodbye. Here are some slopes that got buried this week and are fooling the calendar.
Colorado's Arapahoe Basin closed Sunday, June 6, as the last resort open in the state. The Beach, the Basin's notorious parking lot apres-ski spot, was full and there was plenty of end of season pond skimming to be had. Here are the photos.