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Sisters in the Steeps: 25 Babes Rock Silverton MT

By Babes in the Backcountry, Telemark SkiingNo Comments

Still on a high from the weekend, paradoxically my hands are glued to the steering wheel as I drive over Red Mountain Pass. The Astro Sista( the babes astro van) draws s’es on the rocky pavement as I drive the windy road 15-20 mph. No shoulder for errors. Like tree skiing, keep your eyes looking where you want to go and not where you don’t want to go. In this case it would be more detrimental than an interlude with a tree. The drop off is hundreds of feet. Woo, My heart beats. I use my yogic breath to calm the nerves.

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Women’s Spring Equinox Full Moon Retreat

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Spring is a time of renewal. Come spend and inspirational and energizing weekend in the Mountains. Energize, Renew and Rejuvinate Women’s Spring Equinox Full Moon Retreat March 18-20, 2011 Brought to you by Meta Yoga Studios and Babes in the Backcountry $175 for the weekend Drop in classes $20/class Drop in Dinner/Wine Tasting $35 Workshop includes: 5 yoga classes, Morning Meditation, Organic Group Dinner, Wine tasting, Snow Shoeing/Cross Country Tour, Discounted Massages. Join us for a weekend of renewal. The Spring Equinox is a time of rebirth when the sun and the moon are in balance. The weekend will be chock full with yoga classes, body work and time for playing in the snow or relaxing in town. Classes include: Anusara, Yin Restorative Yoga, Rock’n Vinyasa, Kundalini and Hatha Vinyasa. Visit www.metayogastudios for more details. Friday Night: 5:30-7:30 pm Rock’n Vinyasa with Kellie Frischett Saturday: 8:30-9 am Tap Into Your Breath – Mindful Meditation at Fuqua with Leslie Ross. 9 am – 10:30 Sunrise Hatha Vinyasa with Leslie, Spring Detox. 2 pm-4 pm Kundalini Yoga- Boost your Immune System/Balance your emotions. 6:30 pm-8:30 pm Group Dinner and Wine Tasting. Sunday: 8 am-10 am Open Your Heart with Aly Morrison. Anusasa Practice 2pm-4pm Equinox- Chakra Yoga with Singing Bowls- Inanna Hall

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Baldy Mountain

Backcountry Virgin

By Babes in the Backcountry3 Comments

She stepped into her Rubies for the first time. She was a backcountry virgin. Skinning up on the Acent Elle’s she kept up with the group. Christy, had from Amarillo,Texas traveled through a storm cycle to Breckenridge for a weekend geta a way… the Babes in the Backcountry Introduction to the Backcountry Workshop. A confident resort skier and mother of 5, driving an F250, she was excited for the challenge. “They don’t get much snow in Amarillo.”

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