Originally Posted by Clayton Bigsby
Continue riding Hogs and Skyline, but dont ride the groomers, try Hogs under the chair or Merk (sp?) Woods, great place to learn trees, steeps etc. When my friends and I started, our boards didnt have edges, so we were forced to ride off of the groomers, now looking back, I'm glad we did, it made us much better riders. Just start out at slower speeds, pick your lines and dont get stuck on the flats.
Ride Hogs under the chair? That's basically the most difficult way down, there are some serious drops and moguls if I recall. Not sure if a beginner should even touch that route