Watching Skiers and Snowboarders

Saturday was one of those great Siberian Days – snowy and cold – highs in the teens (F).  So we took the humans trekking through the fields and out to our favorite tree.  And Cataloochee Ski Resort was running strong, so we paused a while to watch the skiers and snowboarders – always a fun way to spend some time.  Hope you enjoy our walk.

Our field with our favorite tree and the ski resort. No paw prints in our field yet!

Cataloochee Ski

Kiska watching the skiers and snowboarders

Black and White Team talking about their favorite skiers

Rusty - Arooo, Black and White Team - Let's keep walking.


  1. M.T. on January 12, 2010 at 8:24 pm

    That ski shot from the top is just breathtaking!!!

  2. Mochi on January 12, 2010 at 1:38 am

    The last two pics are my favorite! 🙂


  3. zoehuskydog on January 11, 2010 at 8:46 am

    How dull life would be without Rusty’s antics! Our snow is hanging around with pretty low temps and there’s nothing like a good roll on the crunchy stuff first thing in the morning.

  4. Mr Koda MD on January 11, 2010 at 3:30 am

    Nothing better then a good walking adventure and chinwag (chat)!


  5. Life With Dogs on January 10, 2010 at 11:54 pm

    You have such a great perspective for spectating. I’m curious what elevation you live at…

  6. Marlene Mullin on January 10, 2010 at 11:34 pm

    Oh woo, look at all that purty snow that you all gotz.

    -da boyz, Cosmos & Juneau-

  7. jake and Fergi on January 10, 2010 at 11:30 pm

    You know what? We think there’s nothing more fitting than Sibes in the snow. We love looking at all your pictures. You look amazingly happy and beautiful.

    Thanks for sticking with us during our seemingly endless absence from the blog. We hope the beginning of 2010 has been good for you, and we look forward to sharing more adventures with each other. It has been great getting to know you. We feel very lucky.

    Jake and Fergi xxoo

  8. Siku Marie on January 10, 2010 at 10:40 pm

    Wow! What a beautiful place to hike although I think the snow would come up over my back! You all look like you are having such a great time.

  9. The Army of Four on January 10, 2010 at 9:42 pm

    Hi Rusty! Ha roo roo roo!
    What fun!
    Play bows,

  10. Sonic on January 10, 2010 at 7:52 pm

    Wow that white stuff is really really pretty. And you guys looks as comfortable in the white stuff as I feel while tucked into my blanket and toys.


  11. Clive on January 10, 2010 at 7:15 pm

    Great photos – we love all the snow photos and better still that we actually have some snow ourselves this winter so we can share in all the fun!

    take care

  12. Dennis the Vizsla on January 10, 2010 at 7:00 pm

    “The thrill of victory! The agony of defeat!”

  13. Twinkietinydog on January 10, 2010 at 6:49 pm

    This is so beautiful, I’m not even going to mention how cold it made me feel. Guys! Think about your humans. Mercy… Do you ever let them enjoy a nice cup of soup by the fireplace or do you keep dragging them out in the snow?

  14. The OP Pack on January 10, 2010 at 5:16 pm

    Looks just like the kind of day all of us sibes love!!! We had tracks all over our yard and then the wind came along and smoothed it all out. So back we went and tracked it all up again and back came the wind. So it went all day that day. We have warmed up to the 20s today but the snow is still here.

    Thanks for the Rusty laugh.

    Woos, Phantom and Thunder

  15. Huffle Mawson on January 10, 2010 at 5:10 pm

    Mum says she enjoys looking at the skiers and thinking how their legs will hurt at the end of the day, and hers will not 🙂 (She used to be a tour guide for a ski company, you see)

  16. Biloxi and Siber-sibs on January 10, 2010 at 2:31 pm

    Way to go brudder Rusty! Keep em movin’. Reds Rock!!!!
    Nice walkies teams. I never saw a skier befur. Will have to see if’n we gots any close to our home too.

    Snow Snow Snow!

  17. Kit on January 10, 2010 at 12:22 pm

    Instead of a Bunny Slope, you need a Puppy Slope!
    Licks and sniffs,
    Zack, Sassy and Buddy

  18. MAXDOG on January 10, 2010 at 12:21 pm

    Beautiful but Brrrrrrrr!!!
    I would love to have a go at skiing! I wonder if I will ever get the opportunity. Thank you for sharing your winter wonderland.

  19. Wild Dingo on January 10, 2010 at 11:57 am

    Are they totally like “hey what the hell are all these ants doing on our property?”

    Havn’t gotten over to stories yet. figures. i’m the loudest complainer about that and look, have i gotten over there yet to say something? noooooo…

    wild dingo

  20. Sammie on January 10, 2010 at 11:51 am

    Hey Furry Pups! Love your estate with the ski area in your back 40! Looks like you have a lot to say about some of those skiers too!!! How I love all these photos of you in the snow – and your banner photo too – pawesome!
    Big Hugs xo

  21. Khyra on January 10, 2010 at 11:40 am



    Mine is disappearing AGAIN!

    Tank woo fur sharing your fun with us!


  22. Stella on January 10, 2010 at 11:02 am

    Thanks for taking me on your walk! Its still too cold here to be out walking, but in a day or two!

    It would be fun to watch those skiers and boarders.
    I love to watch all the people I see on my walks.


  23. achieve1dream on January 10, 2010 at 10:33 am

    That is a lot of skiers! How do they not run over each other?

  24. Houndstooth on January 10, 2010 at 9:42 am

    If that bulldog (the name escapes me at the moment) can ride a skateboard, surely The Herd could learn to ride snowboards! Rusty could do it for sure!

  25. KB on January 10, 2010 at 9:30 am

    I bet that the dogs are obsessed with the skiers – I’m sure that my pups would be. After all, they’re moving new objects in their world.

    It really does look like the B & W team is gossiping, and then trusty Rusty tells them to get a move on!

  26. norwood on January 10, 2010 at 6:50 am

    Hi Black and White Team..
    How you gonna let that rust bucket roo you around! It must be fun to watch skiers.. anyone snow shoe or xcountry ski near your parts? I have a fav tree to in the middle of my field. Lots of bunny and squirrels go there too


  27. Martha and Bailey on January 10, 2010 at 5:53 am

    Don’t you just love a field where there is not one pawprint! Then you can run through it leaving all yours!
    That was a lovely walk – isn’t the snow great! That was a cool ski slope too – it would be fun watching humans whooshing down there!
    Enjoy the rest of your weekend.

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