Author Topic: 2018 Mt Washington Backcountry Ski Festival w/ TNF athlete Kit DesLauriers  (Read 366 times)

Offline BrianP

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Mt Washington Backcountry Ski Festival
March 10-11, 2018
Presented by The North Face | Hosted by Ragged Mountain Equipment and Synnott Mountain Guides


The second annual Mt Washington Backcountry Ski Festival is a gathering in the White Mountains of New Hampshire for backcountry skiers & riders of all abilities. While geared towards backcountry skiers and snowboarders, climbers should check out these parts of the festival:
  • vendor camp and PM social hours at Ragged Mountain Equipment each day with demos, beer provided by Moat Mountain Smoke House and Brewing Co.
  • AIARE 1 avalanche course that runs in conjunction with the festival from March 9-11
  • Apres Ski Party at the Bear Peak, Attitash base lodge on Saturday night (March 10) with full pub menu, bar, presentations, raffle & auction, and live band (Rek'lis)
  • best of all for climbers at the Apres Ski Party…featured presentation by Kit DesLauriers of The North Face Athlete Team, Kit will be speaking about climbing & skiing the Seven Summits along with ski descents in the Arctic

More info and registration at:
https://www.skimtwashington.com
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looks like the weather is going to cooperate this year. probably close to a foot of powder in the Valley on Thursday morning.
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Yes, a very fortunate weather event.

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Fortunately the weather cooperated this year to make for some great conditions last weekend! Putting together a ski event can really be a crap-shoot, but it all came together. Kudos to everyone involved.
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