lift prices have gotten out of hand! have been coming to CO for 12 yrs and ski less every year do to prices. bagging the whole thing and going to warm weather this yr. I don't smoke weed and don't like the lift prices so nothing to draw me to CO.
the weather forecast is rarely accurate, lots of microclimates. big sky takes their report from Lobo, a mid mtn run. accurate there, less so for the other 3k acres. that being said, heading up
early this morning...
i went there a week ago and there was a ton of exposed bush. tried riding the ungroomed once on the front side and once on the backside and the bush just tore up my gear. gave it severe rug burn. i should have been smarter and used protection and lots of wax