A Family Adventure


Tyson, Emilie & Isaac

Al Merrill Loop

January 21, 2018
Emilie Phillips

The Al Merrill Loop had foiled me once before. On my first attempt, snow like an ice skating rink forced us to retreat after skinning a short section. Nine years later, I was back to try again. “It’s plowed” Tyson said pointing to the sandy road behind the gate. It wasn’t supposed to be plowed. […]

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fajitas and weekend

March 7, 2012
Emilie Phillips

Mom and Dad made me what is possibly the best birthday dinner yet — home made fajitas. Apparently they found several recipies online and combined all the tastiest bits. Last Saturday was the last ski trip with them before they headed back south. It was an AMC trip to Mt Moosilauke. The trail is out […]

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Mt Moosilauke

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March 12, 2011

AMC trip up the carriage road on Mt Moosilauke.

Mt Moosilauke

March 12, 2011
Emilie Phillips

This was my 19th ski trip of the year. Tyson led an AMC ski trip up Mt Moosilauke. This would be our third attempt at summiting in winter on skis. It was a mixed group – some telemark skiers, some AT skiers, and one split boarder. It rained Friday, and there was a chance of […]

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Parent’s Visit: First Weekend

February 27, 2011
Emilie Phillips

My parents came up to visit. They drove up on Mom’s birthday. Despite it being a 12 hour drive, they got to my house before I left work, so Mom started volunteering to make dinner and go grocery shopping for me. I couldn’t let that pass since it was her birthday, so I came home, […]

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Moosilauke

February 9, 2010
Emilie Phillips

Snow conditions up here in NH are still pathetic. Tyson was to have led an ever popular ski down the back side of Wildcat — lift ride up, gentle ski back down towards the neighboring town. We never did get 100% clarity on the trail conditions, but it sounded like odds were, the trail had […]

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Al Merrill Loop

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March 14, 2009

Icy day on Mt Moosilauke