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  1. The Cat Friday Maybe BW Sat. ?

    The Cat Friday
    Maybe BW Sat. ?
  2. Skied all over the globe, and BY FAR the best...

    Skied all over the globe, and BY FAR the best ever was Cat Skiing in BC w/ Chatter Creek.

    https://chattercreek.ca/small-group-cat-skiing/
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    Thing is Bullet Proof. No prob lifting Chevy...

    Thing is Bullet Proof. No prob lifting Chevy Silverado, Audi A8 & Q5
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    Bought an electric floor jack specificall for DIY...

    Bought an electric floor jack specificall for DIY swap overs.
    Works great, can do all 4 tires in 10 mins. Paid for itself in 1 year...
    TPMS reset is 1 button, 1 sec....

    ...
  5. If in the MWV you could do Cranmore, GREAT Mt for...

    If in the MWV you could do Cranmore, GREAT Mt for beginners !!!!
    Located right in town
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    Haven't heard that term in 20+ years... But,...

    Haven't heard that term in 20+ years...
    But, YES Mainada is indeed real. Our neighbor was born and raised 30 miles north of Rangely.
    Most speak French in them parts....
    World's Best...
  7. The Cat The River Bretton Woods, plus trips to...

    The Cat
    The River
    Bretton Woods, plus trips to Mt Tremblant, & Chamonix. Possibly Taos in April
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    Okemo is about to say - Game On this Friday !!

    Okemo is about to say - Game On this Friday !!
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    No Freakin' way ! The Gov's family owns...

    No Freakin' way !
    The Gov's family owns Waterville Valley.
    Can you say VETO, in a heartbeat
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    ...and Barker Lodge at SR Bar is upstairs on...

    ...and Barker Lodge at SR
    Bar is upstairs on 2nd level, only bathrooms are 2 flight of stairs down in the basement....
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    Spent 20+ years Patrolling at SR. All we got was...

    Spent 20+ years Patrolling at SR. All we got was a season pass ($500-$600 back then), and that was for working TWENTY days minimum 7am-5pm

    DO THE MATH - $600 Pass/200 hours = approx $3/hour
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    One word - CHAMONIX Nothing compares to...

    One word - CHAMONIX

    Nothing compares to Chamonix !
    Go, you will not regret it
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    No way. The Cat only closes for weather. ...

    No way. The Cat only closes for weather.
    Either 50+ crosswinds, torrential rain or the dreaded 2-3 day ice storm like last year.

    Many of the smaller places have contracted weekly groups or...
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    Correct. With over 30 years of draggin'...

    Correct. With over 30 years of draggin' people off the mt, I will agree that the resorts themselves are a LOT more cautious for their employees and guests now compared to 25 years ago.

    Modern...
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    Went to Chamonix 20 years ago. AMAZING !! Skied...

    Went to Chamonix 20 years ago. AMAZING !! Skied 3 countries. All types of terrain including the Aguille du Midi.
    Food & Culture were probably the best part (even if you don't speak French).

    If...
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    Got married May 1 on top of Wildcat. Wedding...

    Got married May 1 on top of Wildcat. Wedding party, Bagpiper, & JOP all in skis and all skied down.
    Best part was since we were all pass holders and the mt was open - It was FREE. No Lift...
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    Yup - Worked there for 20+ years, so I can...

    Yup - Worked there for 20+ years, so I can remember TTB on Right Stuff, and early season attempts on both Obsession and Northern Lights...

    Good ole days, before ASC when LBO was puttin in Lifts...
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    True That !!! No one else can offer Top to Bottom...

    True That !!! No one else can offer Top to Bottom on Day #1

    Very interested to see see if Vail lets Wildcat do what they've always done OR if they only go w/ one place early...

    Yes. as usual...
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    Actually Peaks upgraded Wildcat Snowmaking the...

    Actually Peaks upgraded Wildcat Snowmaking the year before Mt Snow...

    https://www.visitwhitemountains.com/press/wildcat-mountain-starts-snowmaking-operations-pushing-for-top-to-bottom-opening-soon
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    I looked it up too, so maybe not Never, but...

    I looked it up too, so maybe not Never, but certainly MOST years for the 35+ years I've worked in the industry Wildcat opened before Mt Snow.

    Those stats are actually not 100% correct as we...
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    Sure..... Just look at the stats. Mt Snow has...

    Sure.....

    Just look at the stats. Mt Snow has NEVER opened before Wildcat.
    And we'll be skiing Top to Bottom while you're all downloading IF lucky.

    Wager is Burger w/ Beer
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    Wanna bet ??? Wildcat already has it sights...

    Wanna bet ???

    Wildcat already has it sights set on an October opening day :-)

    w/ elevation of 4,000' probably a couple weeks ahead of Flatland Mt Snow....
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    Except that that same geography means there IS NO...

    Except that that same geography means there IS NO SNOW after about the first week in April..

    We'll see....
    I predict Wildcat will outlast Mt Snow by 2-3 weeks at least....
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    Actually it would be Wildcat "Always first to...

    Actually it would be Wildcat "Always first to open & last to close in NH"
    It usually has 3-4 week longer season than any southern VT resort. Usual closing date is in May
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    Spruce Cliffs was removed as an official trail...

    Spruce Cliffs was removed as an official trail because it was very rarely open. Maybe 2-3 days/year max.
    The main reason was because we could never say we were 100% OPEN.
    Mgmnt hated that fact...
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