Chief Snow Junkie

Ski Area #11: Donner Ski Ranch, CA

Day 20 Location: Truckee, CA Resorts: 11 out of 50 We like to think of this trip as a sampler platter of ski resorts across the West. We hit the big, the sma...

The Slanket!

As you can tell from the following photo gallery, we love our Slankets. You have no idea how cold an RV gets while sitting in a parking lot during a snowstorm, ...

Ski Area #10: Mt Rose, NV

Day 19 Location: Reno, NV Resorts: 10 out of 50 Mt. Rose is the closest ski area to Reno. Only 22 miles away. It's a ripping hill with Tahoe's highest base e...

Ski Area #9: Diamond Peak, NV

Day 18 Location: Incline Village, NV Resorts: 9 out of 50 After seven feet of powder in four days, the TSJ crew took a weekend break in Reno (we love that to...

Ski Area #8: Northstar, CA

Days 12-15 Location: Truckee, CA Resorts: 8 out of 50 Finally. After all our waiting and planning and drooling over the ski reports to other mountains, we hi...

Ski Area #7: Mountain High, CA

Day 11 Location: Wrightwood, CA Resorts: 7 out of 50 The reports were everywhere. On the radio. On the Internet. On the TV news. Storms were lining up off th...

Ski Area #6: Bear Mountain, CA

Day 9 Location: Big Bear Lake, CA Resorts: 6 out of 50 Hello California! The Snow Junkies landed Friday morning in Los Angeles, picked up our RV from a ni...

What We Learned in Reno

Day 7 Location: Reno, NV Resorts: 5 out of 50 "You know another use for a dead body? You can keep it in your closet and then dress it up in your clothes like...

Ski Area #5: Powder Mountain, UT

Day 6 Location: Eden, Utah Resorts: 5 out of 50 The Snow Junkies capped off our first week on the road with a trip to Powder Mountain. Weather reports called...