Cross-Country Skiing in New York

The first time I happened on the New York Ski Blog  might have been an internet search for Plattekill, as my alpine skiing friends extol the virtues of that Catskills mountain.  So I browsed through it and moved on.  Months later, jonesing for snow, I went back there one night. […]

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Lapland Lake Ski Center: a Day in the Woods

This is the sort of winter that can make a metro NYC skier feel like an outsider looking in. On Saturday morning, I should have been stressing about kick wax and hydrating for the Lake Placid Loppet.  With this year’s crazy weather, the Loppet is postponed until 10 March.  At […]

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