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Short history of Arapahoe Basin

Written for The Guide to Ski the Summit, March 1992

Arapahoe Basin — just utter the name and you’ll quicken the pulse of almost any skier who knows the place. 546 more words

Ski Industry

All Your Basin Belong To Us

Leading up to the middle of January we had to make an emergency dash to K-Mart in Chatswood to purchase some camping equipment.

The Reason? Our friend Allan was celebrating his 30th name day by going camping in a place called The Basin, in the Ku-ring-gai Chase National Park. 839 more words


Weekly Photo Challenge: Zigzag

The industrious hand of man.

The industrious hands of water and time.



Dining Out in Saratoga, California

Plumed Horse

The Plumed Horse is a Michelin Star restaurant that offers an elegant evening of fine dining.  The restaurant is under the leadership of Chef Peter Armellino – who started his professional cooking career in New York City when he was just 17 and came to San Francisco in 1999.   281 more words


Memory Monday ~ 20 Years Ago Today

One of the best things about music is that, in a split second, it can transport you to another time and place.

Music-evoked nostalgia can take us almost anywhere and this post is dedicated to a song that was released 20 years ago today – yet I remember listening to it with such clarity it could have been last week. 337 more words