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February was the month of..the World’s Ball!

The Winter of 2016-17 is shaping up to be one of the poorer, and stranger, ones of recent times. Generally low snowfall and mild temps from December thru March have made it poor, and the directions of the prevailing winds … Continue reading

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Classic ski-tour in Guadarrama..before Christmas?!

Sometimes the unexpected occurs..and life surprises! For several years now we’ve had little or no useful snow in December in the Sierra de Guadarrama – useful that is, from the admittedly narrow point of view of a backcountry or mountain … Continue reading

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