Long Awaited Storm

February 27th, 2009

After getting only two feet of snow (ish) in the past two months at Bridger, the dry spell has broken. Or at least, we’re getting a short reprieve. Either way, I’ll take it. Bridger Bowl received about two feet of snow in 48 hours (way better than 2 months!). And it was spic sweetness. The [...]

Portland - Microbrew Capital of America

February 19th, 2009

So… there’s beer in Portland. Lots of it. There are about 30 breweries in the metro-area, most with more than one taproom. There are over 60 “brewpubs”. The state of Oregon has even more - 63 to be exact. Our circumnavigation of Mount Hood took us past about seven breweries! You can read all about [...]

Mount Hood Meadows

February 17th, 2009

I was in Portland with the GF this past weekend, so one day of our trip we planned to ski at Mount Hood. It’s ski season afterall, Bridger Bowl has been hurting for snow, and it looked like a lot of fun to ski when I visited last summer, so it was the only thing [...]

Renova Hot Springs

February 17th, 2009

This weekend the GF and I headed out to Portland, and along the way finally stopped in at Renova Hot Springs. It is the last of the free, public, undeveloped hot springs in my neck of the Montana woods. There are lots of Hot Springs around the Montana Rockies, but most are developed, or on [...]