The Man Who Skied in San Francisco During the 1976 Snowstorm

In 1976 Chuck Cihak celebrated a rare San Francisco snowstorm by skiing six blocks in the Noe Valley neighborhood. The event was captured for posterity by San Francisco Chronicle freelance
photographer William E. Reister. Cihak recently recounted his experience to the Chronicle’s Peter Hartlaub.

Skiing in San Francisco

video by Peter Hartlaub, photo by Lacy Atkins, original photo by William E. Reister

via The Big Event/San Francisco Chronicle