|JD cheating in his running shoes|
Step two: Start hiking Teton style on a dirt trail from some low elevation trail head.
Step three: Bush whack for a long time.
Step four: Enter a couloir that has missiles whizzing by every two minutes.
|Good things come to those who...|
|Almost to snow|
We topped out our line, skinned up another few hundred feet to a prominent point on the ridge, and then turned it around for a couple thousand feet of fun corn skiing.
|The crowded Wasatch|
Bart likes to call himself a free rider. He even spent some time on some reverse camber twin tip skis this year (even though they are 160cm). So, to dedicate the Bart Couloir, we had to get our free ride on.
|Who says you can't huck it huge on light gear? What? 3 feet doesn't count? JD doing his best "Bart."|
|Corn trumps powder|
|It was just as much fun on the way out.|
|The Bart. The skinny variation that is more direct could be the Sick Bart. That's where the missiles where flying.|
Today was another great day in the Wasatch and the only other person I saw was my goofy brother. Still a lot of new places to explore out there...