A Family Adventure


Tyson, Emilie & Isaac

Family skiing trip at Cardigan

February 8, 2020
Emilie Phillips

One other family signed up for the second family cross country ski trip. They preferred down mountain skiing over a cross country tour, so we moved the trip to Cardigan. We knew from our first family xc trip that the other family could take care of themselves on level terrain in the woods. However, for […]

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Cardigan Family Ski

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February 8, 2020

Skied Dukes ski trail at Cardigan with another family.

Skiing on Cardigan

March 10, 2019
Tyson Sawyer

Some days it pays to go see what the skiing conditions really are. Saturday’s forecast was for warm and sunny. However, this trip was scheduled for Sunday. Sunday’s forecast had been to start in the low 20’s with some snow, then gradual warming through the day until it transitioned to rain sometime in the afternoon. […]

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Skiing Cardigan

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March 10, 2019

A NH AMC ski trip on Mt. Cardigan

Alexandria at dawn

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December 2, 2018

An early morning lap on the Alexandria ski trail at Cardigan.

Early morning ski down the Alexandria

December 2, 2018
Emilie Phillips

The early season snow has been good this year. Cardigan Lodge measured 21 inches at their stake. We were already headed to Cardigan for a ski leader training day, and Tyson’s parents could watch Isaac. We decided to stay the night so we could ski a lap before the meeting. The forecast predicted snow Saturday […]

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Uphill Isaac

December 27, 2017
Tyson Sawyer

It was time for Isaac to try his new free-heel skis in uphill mode. We had ordered some skins from a place that sells direct, but they had failed to come through. Fortunately, Isaac’s grandparents had arrived and brought with them a pair of skins from an old set of skis. We cut them down […]

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