Santa Cruz Sentinel sports editor and snow sports enthusiast Julie Jag went out and experimented with the Spiers family at Boreal a few weekends ago for her first-ever snowskating experience. This, and her telling of the tale, were the result.



Editor’s note: This is also the final video made with our GoPro camera before it was lost to the depths of the Pacific Ocean during a diving expedition with a large swell and dangerous conditions.

— Christina Gullickson, on Twitter at CGullTweets