About SRS Team

The Slow Ride Stories team has been working on film projects together since 1995. Albert is a documentary filmmaker who currently lives in Chapel Hill, NC. He is currently pursuing his a Masters of Social Work at UNC Chapel Hill. Erik is an environmental management professional living in New Haven, CT. He's interested in facilitating stakeholder engagement and public participation processes around complex environmental challenges.

Episode 8: Hunter Mountain

Albert and Erik take the slow ride to Hunter Mountain Ski Resort in the beautiful Catskill Mountains. They talk to resort CEO, Russ about the impact of shorter ski seasons on his business, and former lift engineer Scott about the devastation wrought by Hurricane Irene in his nearby town of Hensonville. Along the way, Erik answers the burning question–Why are we talking about Hurricane Irene?