King of the Road with Mike King

King of the Road with Mike King Having grown up in a small northern Michigan resort town, the ski community was a pretty tight group and coming up through the ranks of high school ski racing your community grew exponentially. Competing with other regional schools at their resorts really opened up...

Snow Jobs, Snowmaking with Cannonsburg

Snow Jobs, Snowmaking with Cannonsburg We stand in wait at the base area. It’s early in the night and we’re watching big wet snowflakes fall quietly from the sky. Monitoring the forecast like hawks, my new crew emphasizes that current temperatures hovering at 2pF-30F are “iffy” and...

Burton Knowbuddies Explore Mt Bohemia

Burton Knowbuddies Explore Mt Bohemia Mitten Knowbuddies Ty Modz and Jake DeVries getting after some freshies in the the U.P. last season in their edit Bohemia Rhapsody. Stay Stoked!   Original story with Q&A from...

Return to Mt Mancelona

Return to Mt Mancelona With Joe teasing us all summer long of improvements that he and Mikey had made, we were in. The wheels were put into motion. Plans were made during the off season and into the fall. Gear, riders, dates, all contingent on the right conditions. Like kids anticipating a...

Boyne Mountain 2012 Season Opener

Boyne Mountain 2012 Season Opener Plans were made at least two weeks ago when there was speculation that some resorts might be open for some early season skiing and snowboarding – we were riding somewhere. That somewhere wasn’t determined until about 24 hours before we hit the road. With...