Freshies

The patron saint of skiers Saint Bernard of Montjoux -- the Tyrolean Alpine Guard Flag
Après Ski

The Patron Saint of Skiers

December 4, 2016 0

Did you know that skiing has a patron saint? Yes, the patron saint of skiers is St. Bernard of Montjoux and he is also the patron saint of: Snowboarders Backpackers Hikers Mountaineers The story is […]

Powder Skiing how I pine for it -- Skier blowing up a stash of powder snow
Skiing

Powder Skiing

December 1, 2016 0

Powder Skiing — The Midwestern Groovy Hardpack! Given that I live in the Upper Midwest and have not ski-traveled much, powder skiing is not something I am used to. We don’t get powder too often […]

The ABCs of Skiing K -- the letter K
Skiing

The Skiing ABCs K

November 27, 2016 0

Picking up where we left off from the 2015/2016 season we start it back up with the Skiing ABCs K. Today we go over some ski terms starting with the letter K. The Skiing ABCs […]

Happy Thanksgiving -- Turkey with trimmings
The Last Ride

Happy Thanksgiving

November 24, 2016 0

    What am I thankful for? The love of God The love of Lorie The love of my family The love of my friends (this includes all of you Onlinistan friends too) All of […]

seasoned firewood is imporrtant -- firewood burning
Après Ski

Après Ski Avant le Feu: Seasoned Wood

November 19, 2016 0

After ski before fire. One of the treats of skiing is being around fireplaces. We all enjoy them but very few of us have them. The most important factor in easily starting wood fires is […]

Heart rate training for cyclists
Cycling

Heart Rate Bike Training

October 29, 2016 0

Any who becomes serious about bike training will get into heart rate bike training and there is no doubt, it does improve your training approach. However, there are serious weaknesses training based solely on measurements […]

The Power Meter Handbook overlaid my Race the Lake 2016 Golden Cheetah Ride Screen
Cycling

Power Meter Handbook A Review

September 10, 2016 0

I borrowed from a cycling buddy Joe Friel’s The Power Meter Handbook to get an introduction to bike training with a power meter. I had just purchased a power meter and started to take in […]

Race the Lake 2016 -- My track around Lake Winnebago
Cycling

Race the Lake 2016 — Improvements Continue

September 7, 2016 0

HWY 41 was dark and lonely with an occasional auto passing me up. The opening notes of Mozart’s Jupiter symphony came on the radio and I thought to myself what an auspicious start to the […]

Softcore Powder Pr0n

Ripping Snowboarder!

A Compact Toolbox!

Goods and Services

Follow on Facebook

Missed It?

Hot Tub Time Machine in Dubai?

March 31, 2010 0

The most interesting search hit of the day (so far) was someone coming in searching for Hot Tub Time Machine Dubai. If you are in the Middle East and hoping to watch Hot Tub Time […]

Some Twits are Really Twits

September 14, 2010 1

I read some opinions on whom one should follow and should not. The rule of thumb for many people is to rfollow and one site I read today said to do just that. Another site, […]

Digg it Man!

March 14, 2010 0

Another site you can express your support of the The Wisconsin Skier is at Digg. While I do not submit every article I do submit one or two per week. Digg also has a cool […]

Ski Brule is Open for Business

November 11, 2010 0

Let the Skiing Begin! While I am not a fan of skiing in the sort of conditions we see now (At this time of year hiking the woods with a shotgun is what I have […]

Skiing in Afghanistan

March 30, 2010 1

Watch out! It may be an Olympic cycle or two, but check but Afghanistan is commencing on building an Alpine ski team! Of course, I am being a bit sarcastic above, but things like this […]

You May Have Missed

About

The Wisconsin SkierThe Wisconsin Skier is a ski and cycling fanatic who loves to share his passions for the activities by writing about them!

Events

<< Dec 2016 >>
MTWTFSS
28 29 30 1 2 3 4
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
26 27 28 29 30 31 1

Twitter Blizzard!

"