Buenos Dias mis amigos,
Over the weather & making good with what we have! This footy was shot today!
It’s time to turn, time to train & time for a little help from my friends here @ Expedition Kirkwood... Was stoked to get to ride with Alex, Andrew & Deb’s from EK today. Tip wait for the turn slow it down and enjoy the ride! Ek Women’s camps coming up on the 14th & 29th here is the link to book it now! kirkwood.com/site/expedition-kirkwood/womens-camp EK also has a BCA (Back Country Awareness course on Jan 15th s well as an AIARE level 1 on Jan 20th here is the link for those courses: kirkwood.com/site/expedition-kirkwood/avalanche-education
So with this being said, my stoke is steadfast & true to course!
Stay Thirsty & keep the faith my friends,
Aloha kakahiaka to you all.
Sunday January 8, 2012 with bluebird skies & high hopes for Mother Nature’s Natural. Now I know it has been a rough start to the season after last year’s pre-season hammering & 300” start to the year! Without the “stating obvious crew” I must say that each day I ride (everyday) I appreciate more & more the beauty that surrounds us here at The Wood! Big ups to the Mtn. Ops crews for all the effort on Chair 6, 5, 11, & 1! Without ya’ll we would be sidelined… This all being said, we have set some fantastic deals for the 1st two weeks of January in motion. Learn to Ski & Ride experience for $59, Ski & Ride experience & Stay from $99, BOGO’s (Buy 1 get 1) tickets… $69 ski & Ride guarantee, online deals @ liftopia, lifttickets.com & @ snowbomb.com, Nor-Cal Shell stations -fill’r up and get a 2for1!
For the detail go online to our website kirkwood.com hit the tickets & passlink. For the latest on events, blogs, pic’s, video’s & more hit up the Woods our online community page. Upload some of your footy & pictures! We are stoked to have you give us your prospective.
Each day I awake I pray for Mother Nature to bring it on, but for now, my STOKE level is high, my legs are getting stronger for the 1st big duck dump!
Stay’n Thirsty & Liv’n the dream,
The temps have dropped & Mtn. Ops is on the move! Props to the entire crew last night for the freshen up on 1, 5, 6 & 11!
The footy here was shot today!
Want to learn to ski or ride? $59 Tahoe Leaning Center Experience, 2hr lesson, rentals & your lift ticket! Not a better time to learn to ski or ride than now my friends… EK 3 day women’s camp is filling up & we still have a few Early-bird” lodging packages available! Go online now and book your 3 day & save!
BOGO’s are the deal of the weekc- “Buy 1 Get 1”! In South Lake hit the crew @ South Shore Snow (Heck & Chris’s place) in Meyers Hit up Kent @ “What “a” Bike (@Road Runner) or Lira’s Market! Coming from the Bay? Nor-Cal Shell dealers have BOGO’s as well, fill up and get your tickets to ride the Wood!
Any and every day on the hill is a good day!
Stay Thirsty my friends,
Buenos Dias mis amigos,
Up before the sunrise, cup "o" Joe in hand & another day liv'n the dream begins!
So much to talk about today! K-Wood acquires an AIRBAG, BOGO’s (Buy one get one) Ski & Ride personal guarantee!
Pumped on the wake up today! AIRBAG! "Dukes you must be stoked!"
So let me layout the programs:
Hit South Shore Snow (South Shore @ the Y) today and get a 2for1 deal on tickets to ride, If you are in Meyers hit either “Whatta Bike” @ The Road Runner or go across the street to Lira’s market! 2for1 tix!
If you are a pass holder or employee anywhere from Dodge Ridge, Sierra, Homewood, Heavenly, Diamond Peak, Squaw, Alpine, hell Granlibakken, Donner where ever – bring you pass with two others - 3pak $60 three tickets… You have to be a 3 pak, with passes in hand & I.D. (no exceptions)
Ski & Ride Guarantee:
Come to the Wood this weekend. Buy a $69 lift ticket, “If you do not have a good time, If you do not have a smile” I will give you another ticket good for any other day this season here @ The Wood! Kapish? Questions? Let’s recap (slowmo) “Buy a $69 ticket, I ride, don’t dig the vibe? Get another ticket for any other day?” Hmmmmm, go think about that one!
If you are in the Bay right now & need a ride to get here: ZIMRIDE! Here is the website, start a ride share or join a ride share: public.zimride.com/
Need one of these BOGO’s to go with that ride? MiloSport in Lafayette, Sports Basement, REI, Sports Chalet, Costco, Liftopia, Lifttikets.com…..
So many ways to get here, deals & tickets, top to bottom skiing (the best in Tahoe) & riding, U.S Airbag in Times Square, K2 Stomping Grounds, no reason whatsoever not to get out and enjoy the weekend with us here @ The Wood………..
Need more coffee & Red Bull now…. Snowphone is next!
Stay Thirsty & Live the dream daily!
Aloha my friends,
I have been saying this for quite some time now, The K2 Sidestash is the i ski quiver for you here @ The Wood.
Whether tracking-out your hidden in-bound stashes, or ducking the ropes to harvest week-old pow, the Sidestash might just be the perfect tool. As you tick off your hit list, the All Terrain shovel rocker provides both the floatation and predictability needed to flash wide open slopes, and the nimbleness required to charge tight chutes. When the frenzy's over, the powerful metal laminate Hybritech sidewall construction delivers a smooth, damp, stable ride as you confidently blast though leftover crud. Available in 167cm, 174cm and 181cm.
Performance: Variable 20%, Soft Snow 80%
Radius: 23m @174
Baseline: All-Terrain Rocker-70% Camber / 30% Rocker
Construction: Metal Laminate Hybritech Sidewall
Core: Aspen, Paulownia
Weight: 2070g @174
Features: 13/12 Progressive Powder Sidecut, Powder Tip, Tip and Tail attachment Holes, Flat/Notched tail.
Stay'n Thirsty & Rid'n the "ROY",