The Gnarliest Runs in Oz, Part 2: Victoria

Although lower in altitude, the Victorian Alps seem to have been carved deeper and more abruptly. Mount Hotham claims probably Australia’s only real in-bounds, double-black diamond terrain, in the Mary’s Slide area. They had to go and call it the EXTREME ZONE though, which is hilarious. Mary’s Slide is named after Mary Wallace, apparently an … More The Gnarliest Runs in Oz, Part 2: Victoria

Spring Skiing

Aaah spring. The resorts are empty, the sun is shining, and the warm greens and browns of summer emerge alongside the white snowdrifts of winter. With the threat of blizzards, ice and wallowing deep snow decreasing by the day, skiers and boarders rush in to put the boot into the dying snowpack, and do all … More Spring Skiing