Throwback Thursday in the Colorado Mountains

This pic is from back in the day when I rocked the mountain man look. My dog, Ambrose, was the BEST! He loved to go to he mountains. We had some great days in the snow covered peaks. I would "Telemark" ski (skinny skis like cross country but with metal edges for making turns). I wasn't the best, but I could get by. You had to kneel down on on knee to turn. It is very difficult. Great exercise! I mostly loved just being in the fresh air with the deep blue sky and the silence of the back country. Here's what this type of skiing if supposed to look like in this next vid...(fast forward past the open):