A famous scene, the top of Rainbow Lift at the peak of Yongpyong Resort
Too cloudy to bother using the binoculars at the summit of Yongpyong
A view from the base of Rainbow in Yongpyong, Rainbow 1, 2 and 3 in order from left to right. All are either black diamonds or double black diamonds.
A popular tourist spot at the top of the gondola ... empty on this day due to the snow?
My boyfriend, prepared to be exposed to extreme temperatures
Me, midway down Rainbow 1, my favorite slope
The temperature reading at 9:50am on January 1st. -11˚C at the base of Yongpyong
Skis at the summit
Snow on January 1st, which then led to the worst traffic we've ever seen to return home to Seoul...
Pasture land between Hoenggye and Jinbu, a popular sledding area for kids as well
For more posts about this area, which will host the Special Olympics this year and the 2018 Winter Olympics, please see my other posts about the area.