This spring has been all time up in Alaska. Not only has a massive amount of snow provided a great base, but the weather has been unusually clear for the Thompson Pass area. The bluebird days and fantastic turns are adding up each day. Still Great in Valdez, AK | Unofficial Networks

Still Great in Valdez, AK

Miles Clark, plus background music. Zach Paley photo.

Still Great in Valdez, AK

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Miles Clark, plus background music. Zach Paley photo.

Miles Clark, plus background music. Zach Paley photo.

 

This spring has been all time up in Alaska. Not only has a massive amount of snow provided a great base, but the weather has been unusually clear for the Thompson Pass area. The bluebird days and fantastic turns are adding up each day.

 

Backflips! Zach Paley photo.

Backflips! Zach Paley photo.

 

 Things have gotten quiet since the end of tailgate. The whine of snowmobiles and hum of nearby generators has died down.

 

Zach Paley photo.

Zach Paley photo.

 

Though temperatures are starting to warm up, plenty of soft snow can be found. Lots of lines are hiding from the sun.

 

Silhouettes on the skin track. Zach Paley photo.

Silhouettes on the skin track. Zach Paley photo.

 

Rather than money and jet fuel, sweat and calories are the commodities exchanged for turns.

 

The Editor enjoying some AK mini golf. Zach Paley photo.

The Editor enjoying some AK mini golf. Zach Paley photo.

 

With plenty of snow still on the ground, the season is far from over here on Thompson Pass.

 

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