Articles by Jessi Hackett
Spring marks the official start of slushy turns, chasing couloirs, tailgating mayhem and epic closing-day parties complete with pond skimming and wearing your mom's onesie as a costume.
Name: Kalen Thorien
Occupation: Skier and Adventurer
Sponsors: Salomon, Smartwool, Goal Zero, Big Agnes,
UPDATED: February 2019 with new dates and information.
Name: Mike Lewis
Occupation: AMGA Certified Rock and Alpine Guide
Years as a Guide: 24
Occupation: Pro Skier
Sponsors: Eddie Bauer, K2 Skis, Smith, Swany, Discrete, Play Hard Give Back
Squaw Valley and Alpine Meadows used to be rival mountains, but over time they’ve evolved into sister slopes. Now combined, the 3,600 skiable acres are hard to beat.