Bonus Week!

Bonus Week!

With the idea of increasing interaction with our Facebook following, I decided to pose the question.  “Do you find our weekly updates useful?”  Questions, as most Facebook posters have found are a great way of encouraging feedback. It was hard not to be...
Video contest wrap up.

Video contest wrap up.

The  video contest is over! I thought It might be a good idea to do a wrap up and compare how effectively the contest achieved it’s goals. Participation We had 20 entries in total 3 entries disqualified for excessive length and for not being filmed at Lake...
Video Contest…

Video Contest…

Just about every person on the hill has a camera,  headcam, point and shoot, DSLR with HD film capacity down to camera phones. So how hard can it be to crowdsourced these amateur cinematographers.  Provide them with a prize and watch them create content for us....
Expectation managment…

Expectation managment…

No one is ever going to be happy with good conditions when they were prom ised GREAT conditions. As I climbed on the staff buss this morning I was surprised to see a couple of retweets from our powder alert claiming 26Cm overnight…  Climbing off the bus I could...
Clear the Desk

Clear the Desk

A ski break was most certainly not on my schedule.  I had plenty of desk work that was past due.  But when the head of snow safety wants to show you something, it’s hard to say no.   Last time I went with Rocket I was able to film Ski Patrol start an avalanche...