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  1. Thanks for the info!

    Thanks for the info!
  2. How is Barneyís skiing today? Thinking about...

    How is Barneyís skiing today? Thinking about going tomorrow
  3. Good news and thanks

    Good news and thanks
  4. Has anyone hit Blue Mountain yet this season?

    Went on Sunday for the 3rd time after a big rain and each time the moguls have been prime (thanks to it staying warm). Being somewhat new to skiing at Blue, do they leave the moguls on Barneyís ...
  5. Poeple who think itís their right to ski fast no...

    Poeple who think itís their right to ski fast no matter how many people are on the trail are inconsiderate dbags. An intermediate skier on an intermediate trail doesnít deserve to get taken out or...
  6. Thread: Mogul Skis

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    With the exception of loose granular (since they...

    With the exception of loose granular (since they are so light and can get deflected a little easier), they are good on hard pack and ice. This obviously assumes they are well tuned. Just don’t...
  7. Thread: Mogul Skis

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    Who wouldn’t want to ski moguls all day? Haha...

    Who wouldn’t want to ski moguls all day? Haha true and Merry Xmas to all.
  8. Thread: Mogul Skis

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    Moose’s post is well thought out, but sorry I...

    Moose’s post is well thought out, but sorry I disagree. Having skied on both mogul skis and all mountain skis I can’t see a scenario where mogul skis wouldn’t be better in moguls (except if there is...
  9. Thread: Mogul Skis

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    I say who cares how you ski. You want some mogul...

    I say who cares how you ski. You want some mogul skis then just get them. To me, you donít have to be a pro to ski on dedicated mogul skis. As long as you like moguls they will make you better and...
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    Definitely agree with this. Buying ski boots is...

    Definitely agree with this. Buying ski boots is like buying a matress. Impossible to compare models and you don’t really find out if you like them until months later. All part of the marketing...
  11. Thread: Mogul Skis

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    Nice! Hopefully mogul skiing makes a comeback. ...

    Nice! Hopefully mogul skiing makes a comeback. Iím just under 5í10 and around 170 pounds and have 175 twisters. Itís so hard to demo mogul skis so Iím not sure if longer would be better, but Iím...
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    Since I plan on skiing next Friday and Saturday...

    Since I plan on skiing next Friday and Saturday at SR, selfishly I hope the cold keeps some of the crowds away. From the resorts perspective I’m sure they will lose some ticket sales. I assume with...
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    I agree. If thereís a snow condition where...

    I agree. If thereís a snow condition where stiffer forward flex would be useful itís heavy wet inconsistent clumpy snow. When I buy my next boots I really hope the full tilt fit me well because...
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    Respect your opinion but disagree. I think stiff...

    Respect your opinion but disagree. I think stiff skis and boots in bumps makes things harder. That’s why mogul ski’s tips are softer. If your boots and skis are stiff and not taking some of the...
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    Con of stiff ski boots

    Anyone else think one of the biggest cons in the ski industry is stiff ski boots? Of course they are more expensive and I feel like people who ski well sometimes feel the need to buy stiff boots...
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    This thread is good stuff. So forbidden to say...

    This thread is good stuff. So forbidden to say that powder is anything but amazing. I like skiing in powder and some of my most memorable days revolve around a powder day. But I also agree that...
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    I guess you've never seen the movie Top Gun to...

    I guess you've never seen the movie Top Gun to understand the joke...must have been too busy sharpening the skis and tightening the bindings
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    Thanks for starting the thread...in response...

    Thanks for starting the thread...in response Maverick:

    You're everyone's problem. That's because every time you go to the mountain you're un-safe. I don't like you because you're dangerous
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    I ski fast through there too, but I'm also not...

    I ski fast through there too, but I'm also not the one blowing someone up in the comments of youtube for breaking one of the skier code rules....:razz:
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    Haha I don't want to be all serious because this...

    Haha I don't want to be all serious because this whole thing has been cracking me up, but I took a video going down east fall and into that runoff and there are two "slow" signs in that exact spot.
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    Great Northern was a green up until last year and...

    Great Northern was a green up until last year and is specifically mentioned on the trail map as an easier way to get down (as well as signs on the mountain). There will be beginners that ski slow,...
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    [QUOTE=wtcobb;927081]This thread is getting...

    [QUOTE=wtcobb;927081]This thread is getting better than the confrontation in the video![/QUOT

    Haha I agree. After reading everyone's opinion the fact becomes clear that no matter the code/video,...
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    No obviously not, but skiing safely (esp on...

    No obviously not, but skiing safely (esp on crowded trails) requires your senses to be on point. So my point is why would you take away another key sense (if you are blessed to have it) that can...
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    You can't quote the responsibility code without...

    You can't quote the responsibility code without acknowledging that #2 and #4 clearly make each party responsible. I love skiing fast but there are trails where you should and shouldn't do it. If...
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    The snowboarder needs to take out his headphones...

    The snowboarder needs to take out his headphones but at the same time some people aren't good at skiing/snowboarding and if they are on a beginner trail (which this seems to be) better skiers should...
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