It was a question raised in a famous article in Powder Magazine 15 or 20 years ago and although the sport has survived since then, if you read the local group chats and ski news around America the last few years, you will undoubtedly start asking yourself if indeed, the sport of skiing has finally lost its soul.
if we can’t go to Kitzbuhel to hang out with Daron Rahlves then we will go find him at Sugar Bowl. Daron has been talking up the super fun terrain at his home mountain to us for years and now, with international travel blocked it’s the perfect opportunity to go. He has generously offered to show us around for two days. We will follow in Daron’s tracks to his favorite runs and secret stashes.
We had five crazy trips this winter with five different groups of fun, adventurous ADL members. On each trip there were people we met or things that happened which created hilarious stories and memories to last a lifetime. We can’t fit them all on here as honestly, there were too many but, we can pick a few of the best images and share more details about the stories behind them.