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    That reminds me of the first few days i started...

    That reminds me of the first few days i started skiing at a rope tow on a golf course.A guy came out of control and ran into the lift line.Had his poles pointed straight ahead and planted one of the...
  2. Whenever I wear shorts for skiing its along with...

    Whenever I wear shorts for skiing its along with a ski pant shell.As soon as the run is over the pants get unzipped and opened for the chairlift ride or when not skiing.
  3. Thread: Lake Louise

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    LL being at the eastern end of the Rockies has a...

    LL being at the eastern end of the Rockies has a pretty low annual snowfall by western standards.The northern latitude however usually keeps all that they do get.The annual snowfall 20 years ago when...
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    I hate when windchills are reported on the...

    I hate when windchills are reported on the weather.I mean,even if its calm and 10 below I ski at 50 mph so the windchill is apparently 45 below.
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    It was blowing pretty hard along with the...

    It was blowing pretty hard along with the sideways rain on Friday.There were more than a few people skiing but not myself.I was surprised they opened at all.
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    Was so good for Nov/Dec.That crazy sundog was...

    Was so good for Nov/Dec.That crazy sundog was something I've never seen before.Unfortunately we had a fairly bad melt Sunday with quite a bit of rain and a boom of thunder.The upside is that it...
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    It used to be part of Killingtons "the most,the...

    It used to be part of Killingtons "the most,the best, the highest" with its 10 mile mile trail.
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    A-Basin's new Beaver lift is up and going through...

    A-Basin's new Beaver lift is up and going through testing.Opens up a lot of new terrain for lift served.
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    Its also a quad vs a double so the liftline has...

    Its also a quad vs a double so the liftline has to be cleared wider if not already as I'm not familiar with the whole length of the Black.
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    Instead of trying to keep 2 summit lifts running...

    Instead of trying to keep 2 summit lifts running would it make more sense to have 1 used fixed quad instead?I understand it would cost quite a bit more but in the long run I would imagine not as both...
  11. Thread: The Rules

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    I beg to differ this spring.The last few weekends...

    I beg to differ this spring.The last few weekends we have had new snow and its been the best early on.No real softening because of winter like temps.Last weekend at Cannon got worse as it got...
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    It certainly did.I dont get the earlier post...

    It certainly did.I dont get the earlier post about the Cannonball ramp though.Seems pretty tame to me at 5 feet high.
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    Tb has it right.Plenty skiers have hiked and...

    Tb has it right.Plenty skiers have hiked and skied closed areas during this season.They definately frown upon hiking ski trails when there is no snow because the terrain is very sensitive to human...
  14. Brahma is my everyday ski right now.If your...

    Brahma is my everyday ski right now.If your looking for a midfat thats good on hard snow than this is it.I'm big and ski fast hard snow all the time at Cannon and these work great.They are pretty...
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    I've never liked to sit on my poles.I have them...

    I've never liked to sit on my poles.I have them right under my armpit.
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    Way fast quad at the Cat but Cannon's tram can...

    Way fast quad at the Cat but Cannon's tram can run 1500 ft/minute.Thats less than 4 minutes for 2180 vert though they dont run it at that speed.It used to be run at 6 minutes but I hate that thing...
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    58 miles.The weather doesn't use roads.

    58 miles.The weather doesn't use roads.
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    Think about maybe doing the Gulf of Slides...

    Think about maybe doing the Gulf of Slides instead.good stuff over there and not nearly the hoards of skiers that are over their heads.
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    Surprised to hear the Bush had corn snow.I was at...

    Surprised to hear the Bush had corn snow.I was at Cannon right through yesterday and the whole mt was still winter snow and they are almost exactly the same northerly latitude and only 50 miles apart.
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    As long as there continues to be days like...

    As long as there continues to be days like yesterday at Cannon,I'll be there till it ends and then Probably the Loaf.Spectacular on Monday.
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    I did notice they had many land guns setup from...

    I did notice they had many land guns setup from mid trail up.
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    i found the easiest way to get my liners back in...

    i found the easiest way to get my liners back in is to put my whole hand and forearm in right to the toe but facing the opposite way you might think.With my palm facing the tongue and knuckles to the...
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    Is that the first chair I've seen with...

    Is that the first chair I've seen with suspension?I would think 8 person chairs are a pain unloading trying to spread out whos going which way.
  24. Have not been to the Loaf in 5 years and was...

    Have not been to the Loaf in 5 years and was wondering if they still have the strippers at the Stratton house of pizza every Friday?Yup thats right,sounds strange but the pizza joint turned into a...
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    Perhaps MRG is over-reporting.Though they usually...

    Perhaps MRG is over-reporting.Though they usually seem like their reports are real honest when they are bad.
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