I'm also planning on doing a snowcat trip. it's a lot cheaper than a heli ski day and gets you 14,000 vertical feet in a day, in untouched goodness. Anyone up for trying that too?
Planning for next March. It's not too early... some cat operatore I looked at are already fully booked. Which area are you looking at?
I really thought quicksand was going to be a much bigger issue in my life when I was little