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November 26, 2010

Benefit for Scott Kay of Wolf Creek

On a Thanksgiving weekend, please remember those less fortunate as we count our blessings. Tomorrow night in Pagosa Springs, the Wolf Creek community will hold a memorial service for Scott Kay who died tragically on Monday in an avalanche.

There is a donation account set up under his wife's name:

Chantelle Kay at the

Bank of the San Juans
PO Box 2830
Pagosa Springs, CO 81147
970-264-1818

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Our prayers go out to the family this difficult weekend.

Posted by Justin at 09:48 AM

November 22, 2010

Tragedy at Wolf Creek

I am so sorry to blog about this and share the terrible news, but this morning, the Director of Wolf Creek Ski Patrol was caught in an avalanche and did not survive.

I a waiting for more info about him and his family. I will post as soon as a memorial fund or other way to honor his service is established and when details are released. He is survived by a wife and two children.

Horrible tragedy keeping the rest of us safe. Prayers for comfort for the family go out.

To all our ski patrollers and friends, those that help keep us safe on the mountain--THANK YOU. Cold weather, deep snow, storms, icy conditions, trees, all of the things that are dangerous in their own right are just part of a day at work. Thanks for protecting us and God bless you all as you deal with the loss of your comrade.

Posted by Justin at 02:54 PM

November 17, 2010

Brian Head to Open Saturday

Stoked. Not much else to say. White ribbon of death of course, but still, it is skiing in Southern Utah. I am debating heading up after the Brophy-Mountain Pointe game.

Posted by Justin at 11:48 AM