Archive for March, 2012

End of the season today

Sunday, March 25th, 2012

It’s that bittersweet day- our last day of operations for the 2012 season- and we’re still serving up the goods here in the North Cascades.

Happy guests on Silverstar

While we’re done for the year, we are taking bookings for the 2013 season- and many dates are filling fast, especially for the yurt. Better yet if you make a deposit by May 1, we’ll give you this year’s rates.


Wednesday, March 14th, 2012

The snow continues to stack up in the backcountry. Ed and Dave enjoying the bounty on Silver Star.

March powder

Monday, March 12th, 2012

The storms are hitting the North Cascades, boosting our nation-leading snowpack to the highest depths of the winter.
Here, father and son team Mike and John lay down some tracks on Silver Star.

Heli Touring with Off-Piste Magazine

Saturday, March 10th, 2012

Thanks to Dave Waag of Off-Piste Magazine for sharing these shots from his trip up here last week.

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Top Ten

Saturday, March 10th, 2012

Nothing wrong with a little duct tape