The tradition continues! From near and far, a group of hearty skiers gathered for the 5th annual Yurtika. The destination for this year was the Coyote Yurts, and like the past couple years, deep powder was on the menu. Fun times and awesome skiing – doesn’t get much better!
Cold smoke dropping in front of Coyote Yurts
more from the front door of Coyote Yurts
Hil, carving down the south bowls heading home
ahh, big arcs in the powder
The man and the legend, Mike
Ben, liking the new Coombacks
Geoff, arcing the old Sidestash
Crispy, splitting the aspens
Cold morning start from the yurts
Skiing off the Burn Unit
Good morning from the Coyote Yurts!
Climbing back to the yurts after a morning lap
Climbing back to summit of Little Round Top
The view from the yurts
pre-dawn view of the Coyote Yurts, coffee is ready and powder is waiting.
Setting moon and sunrise
The team, preparing to drop one last line down to the yurts before sunset
Arriving at the yurts right before dark after 5000′ of pure powder
A warm yurt, good friends, yummy food and plenty of powder skiing make for a perfect evening in the backcountry
Hil, setting moon and silky powder skiing out the door from the yurts