Kurikoma - The Final Backcountry Trip

As alluded to here [], my last weekend was my final backcountry expedition for the wonderful wintry Japan season of 2011-2012. The trip took us (where "us" is defined

八甲田 - Hakkouda

Like I said [], this last weekend was an overnight backcountry trip up in Aomori-ken, the northernmost prefecture on 本州 (honshyu), the main island of Japan. I'm going to

Another weekend, another ski trip

My last post started with the line "Maybe I do this too much". In fact, I realized that I've been getting out every weekend, and have a couple more planned. How much have

Snow, Fruit, and an Onsen

Maybe I do this too much? The Latest Ski Trip - Zhao #3 [] [