Well dear readers, last time I checked in it appeared even getting through my Chicago connection to Munich was going to be iffy. Glad to say it all worked out and I’m now ensconced in Bad Haering, Austria and feeling the Tyrolean inside me gradually emerging.
Cure for jetlag this year is to skip sleep, then pass out on schedule to try and re-set the body clock as rapidly as possible. The method seems to be working. I’ll file more travel posts as things happen, and also put up some guest blogs we have waiting in the wings. Meanwhile, looking back on the last 48 hours or so…
It’s a one-connection train ride from Munich to where I stay near Kufstein, Austria. So I’m now ensconced at the Barthel family homestead, where the Dynafit binding was invented so long ago the actual year of its birth has been lost to the mysteries of antiquity. Heading out on a ski tour to research binding history. CU
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.