VansAirForceForums  
Home > VansAirForceForums

-POSTING RULES
-Advertise in here!
- Today's Posts | Insert Pics

Keep VAF Going
Donate methods

Point your
camera app here
to donate fast.

  #11  
Old 01-21-2015, 10:51 AM
RVbySDI's Avatar
RVbySDI RVbySDI is offline
 
Join Date: May 2005
Location: Tuttle, Oklahoma
Posts: 2,642
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by JDanno View Post
Where are they skiing? Do you know? Snow looks good! I'm asking because we are headed out that way in a month.
Ummmm, Post #1 states:
Quote:
Originally Posted by morganjp View Post
Attn Colorado RV drivers:

2nd annual RV driver ski trip to Beaver Creek is coming soon.
Jan 17 - 24

Still a couple of bedrooms left at $70 per night if any locals want to come ski for a day or two or the whole week. Or come join us for a day.

Call John Morgan @ 770-823-1713 if interested.
__________________
RVBYSDI
Steve
RV9A
https://rvwings.com

Live Long And Prosper! 🖖🏻
Reply With Quote
  #12  
Old 01-21-2015, 01:30 PM
ppilotmike's Avatar
ppilotmike ppilotmike is offline
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Location: Denver, CO
Posts: 2,013
Default Beaver Creek

...but the snow is good all over Colorado. In fact, it's dumping out my office window, as I write this. The group is planning to visit several resorts while in Colorado, since there's about 30 to choose from!
__________________
Mike Rettig
EAA Chapter 301 www.eaa301.org
VAF Dues Current
RV-10 - Working on engine / prop installation
http://www.mykitlog.com/users/index....ig&project=803
F-14 (Pedal Plane - Daughter's Project) "Flying"
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zKCyX2FXrlw
Reply With Quote
  #13  
Old 01-21-2015, 04:36 PM
JDanno JDanno is offline
 
Join Date: Apr 2008
Location: Tennessee
Posts: 440
Default

Ummmm, well I guess my bifocals need upgrading.
Glad the snow is coming down. I've been going to Colorado to ski for many years. The last 10 to 15 years have been really dry ones which has had an effect on the snow. Gives us something to look forward to!!
Reply With Quote
  #14  
Old 01-21-2015, 09:55 PM
flyinmonque flyinmonque is offline
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Posts: 211
Default Say What????

http://www.steamboattoday.com/news/2...on-approaches/

This is not just in the Steamboat area either.
Reply With Quote
  #15  
Old 01-26-2015, 09:20 AM
morganjp morganjp is offline
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Atlanta, GA
Posts: 258
Default

The second annual VAF ski trip is now history. Snow conditions were great with mild weather and a 7 inch dump of powder mid week. Skiers were Dave Syvertson ( RV 10 builder Houston) Gordon Fowlkes ( RV 10 builder Atlanta) with his Wife Laura and son Jon, John Morgan ( RV 6A driver Atlanta) John's daughter Kimberly and friend Jennifer from Boston. Laura's cousin Deb from North Carolina came along to help with the cooking and all important shopping!
Mike Rettig ( RV 10 builder from Denver ) joined us the first night for dinner and pool then skiing at Breckenridge on Sunday. We also skied at Vail twice, Beaver Creek twice and Copper Mountain.
All said it was a great trip with the rookies skiing the blues with confidence by the end of the trip. More pool shooting and less RV talk this year so we need more RV builders next year. Next years date is the third week of January again so make plans to join us. Nick Ahlen says he is coming back next year, so he says.

John Morgan

PS: I declare myself king of the pool table but I will probably get an argument from Mike and Gordon!
__________________
John Morgan
Atlanta, GA KPDK
N613SC
RV6A -SMILIN 1
Reply With Quote
  #16  
Old 01-27-2015, 10:35 AM
bill@fusion4.net's Avatar
bill@fusion4.net bill@fusion4.net is offline
 
Join Date: Feb 2011
Location: Suwanee, GA
Posts: 425
Default Wish I could have been there!

Gordon, didn't know you were a skier.

Wish you could schedule it when my kids are out of school.

With the 10 done, we bought Summit passes this year. Was out Thanksgiving week (snow was very sparse). Will be back for spring break, was planning on another long weekend in the middle, but the doctor said no skiing for 3 months after I took a fall at keystone and lacerated my spleen and kidney. (all well now)

7 hours and 1 fuel stop to Denver in the 10 with a headwind, 5.5 hours back with a 40 knot tail wind. Great service and good rental car rates at Front Range Airport.
__________________
Bill Thomasson
RV-10 - Flying - Phase II. 99.8% done... it's never really done!
http://sites.google.com/a/fusion4.net/rv10/
Suwanee, GA.
Reply With Quote
  #17  
Old 01-27-2015, 05:39 PM
morganjp morganjp is offline
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Atlanta, GA
Posts: 258
Default

Bill

Get a pass from the wife and come join us next year!!!!

John Morgan
__________________
John Morgan
Atlanta, GA KPDK
N613SC
RV6A -SMILIN 1
Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


All times are GMT -6. The time now is 12:41 AM.


The VAFForums come to you courtesy Delta Romeo, LLC. By viewing and participating in them you agree to build your plane using standardized methods and practices and to fly it safely and in accordance with the laws governing the country you are located in.