Skiing is something that is usually thought to be done on water from where I live now. The skiing I did when I lived in the middle of the Appalachian Mountains was done on water as well. The only thing about water in the middle of January in West Virginia is that it is usually frozen and falling from the sky. The kind of skiing I did was not on a flat plane or boat powered. It was usually on a very steep slope and gravity powered.
The thing about snow skiing is that some days can be better than others. Some days you can have nothing but ice, others you can have slush, but the kind of day that every skier hopes for is something that we call a powder day. A powder day is when the snow comes down like flour. This kind of snow makes a curtain of white in front of you as you cut down the mountain and makes you feel as if you are skiing in slow motion. The thing about powder days is that in the very wet winters of West Virginia, powdery snow is usually hard to come by.
One weekend as me and a group of friends were heading up to a ski resort for the weekend. I had heard the weather was...
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