A Family Adventure

Tyson, Emilie & Isaac

Skiing at Jackson

January 13, 2019
Emilie Phillips
updated January 16, 2019

We went cross country skiing up at Jackson. There’s no snow at our house, or even at our local cross country ski area, Windblown. So instead we went north to the Jackson ski touring center. The snow was a bit stiff, especially down low, but the grooming was good. And it was a brilliant blue […]

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Binney Hill

January 6, 2019
Emilie Phillips
updated January 15, 2019

Still no snow on the ground this winter. Tyson spent the day working on the Bearhawk skis. I took Isaac for a hike. Isaac wanted to find more caves on Monadnock, but I said no. The air was a few degrees warmer than last weekend, when the whole family climbed Monadnock. But it was still […]

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Winter on Monadnock

December 31, 2018
Emilie Phillips
updated January 2, 2019

New Hampshire had feet of snow in November, but since then, warm rains melted all the snow. Alternating between the rain storms, it’s been cold but dry. New Years Eve started cold and dry, with rain forecast to blow in that night. We left the house shortly after 8AM. The sun was shining when we […]

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AMC Telemark Clinic

December 15, 2018
Emilie Phillips
updated December 20, 2018

“Jump turns down the moguls,” Shannon proscribed. I was enjoying the New Hampshire AMC ski leaders’ class so much that I’d demanded an exercise for this pitch of steep moguls. Loon Mountain generously sponsored our class. This annual clinic is usually called the “Tasse Clinic” because Jim Tasse teaches it. This year he wasn’t available, so the […]

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