We stuck with conservative timber lines during a monster Colorado storm. The woods were skiing as continuous (or better) than a pow day at the resort. Check it out, from the Dawson and Caudill clans feudin’ for pow. Heard those guys lived over the mountain, went pow huntin’ over there, got chased off by Jasonius and his rock salt shooter ’till we found enough for everyone.
WildSnow.com publisher emeritus and founder Lou (Louis Dawson) has a 50+ years career in climbing, backcountry skiing and ski mountaineering. He was the first person in history to ski down all 54 Colorado 14,000-foot peaks, has authored numerous books about about backcountry skiing, and has skied from the summit of Denali in Alaska, North America’s highest mountain.