Michigan Ski Areas Closing This Week

A little rain never hurt anybody, unless you’re a ski area, in which case a few days of mellow temps and light rain are apparently enough to kill the season. Most smaller ski areas in Michigan had gone to weekends only operations, and were poised to operate on a day-by-day basis, but as of only…

Nub's Nob turned on the guns at 4pm on December 5

Let it Snow, Let it Blow!

By next Friday, I would expect almost all of the lower-peninsula ski areas to have chairs running and gapers gaping. Although we’re off to a slow start, it’s still a start and hopefully the season will be in full swing for the Christmas holiday season.

GoPro HD Hero Review: First Impressions

Saturday evening I got out to Mount Holly for their opening day and took the GoPro with me. I’ve previously used it a few times in my backyard, playing with my dog, and rather unsuccessfully while skateboarding. So I finally have enough experience with the GoPro and my intended use (snowboarding/skiing) to give at least a first impression review.