Hailing from Northern Virginia, Drew came to Park City last season for one year of snowboarding before "getting a real job". He's back for another winter to join the Lift Operations team and that "real job" might not be coming anytime soon. Drew would argue that working for lift ops is the best job on the mountain and loves the team camaraderie and atmosphere.
Using a chairlift is one of the fundamentals of skiing and snowboarding, but for many the chairlift is a huge source of anxiety. Enjoy a few tips from one of our lift operators to help make this process run smoothly.