Moguls can be frustrating—but they're more easily tamed than you might imagine (and every bit as much fun as they look). The drills, demos and tactics that follow will help newcomers lay the groundwork and veterans polish their styles. So read up and hit the hill. You'll be ripping a zipper line in no time.
Indianhead is the big chief of Michigan's Upper Peninsula ski tribe. It's an upside-down resort, with the lodging and main facilities located on top of the 638-vertical-foot ski hill, highest in the U.P.
As the quad chair cleared the loading ramp and accelerated to 2,800 feet per minute, the fellow sitting next to me said, "Look at all those oddballs on those funny short skis and snowboards down there.