Follow the Leader: Reggie Crist's Guide to Argentina
Lesson 3: When the weather gives you lemons, go harvest corn.
Photo: Robert REGford
Las Leñas weather encapsulates the Andes ski experience, which requires equal parts alacrity and zen. You have to be ready to pounce on favorable conditions when they move in, just as you must remain calm when they don’t. We came to ski powder, but on Day 2, we harvested sweet Argentine corn.