Posts by ken barrett

Summer is Over; Fall Fest is Here!

Summer is Over; Fall Fest is Here!
Listening to NOAA weather radio this morning I was stoked to hear the forecaster state plainly: After tomorrow the summer-like weather is over.   What a perfect segway to the summer-ending bash called Fall Fest to be held for the 24th time at Schweitzer Mountain Resort this weekend.   If you’re in the area come on up, enjoy l [...]

Cat Skiing in an Above Average Season

Cat Skiing in an Above Average Season
Cat skiing at Selkirk Powder in the Northern Rocky Mountains should be excellent during the 2016-17 season, considering that the NOAA Winter forecast calls for ABOVE AVERAGE PRECIPITATION for the entire ski season. Meteorologists state that the La Nina effect should be amplified, much the same way the “Godzilla” El Nino was in th [...]