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  1. A couple of more observations on the black labs. ...

    A couple of more observations on the black labs. My daughter has a 3yr old lab that I take backcountry skiing a few times each winter. He is 80 lbs, fit and built for cold weather. I feel that his...
  2. Thread: The FIFTY

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    Awesome video of the Moran adventure! ...

    Awesome video of the Moran adventure!
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    @Snapt and @TahoeJ, I thought that I saw some "date timestamps" on the video when I saw it the first time, so I went...
  3. [QUOTE=skibrd;5966748]Iím not old and crusty, but...

    [QUOTE=skibrd;5966748]Iím not old and crusty, but Iím in a similar spot. Not sure what Iíll do tbh. Probably buying a pass, but renaming the grand pass and tossing in a random early Gondi day,...
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    I live in the Boise area, but I've been into the...

    I live in the Boise area, but I've been into the Lick Creek area several times and stayed at the PPG Yurt there. IMO, that area has some of the best backcountry skiing in Idaho. It's a snow magnet...
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    most hated: Pete Carroll - just because......

    most hated:
    Pete Carroll - just because...
    Vlade Divac - for introducing the art of "flopping" into the NBA.
    I used to hate Bill Belichick, but now I just admire him in a twisted sort of way. ...
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    Here is an excellent write up from the...

    Here is an excellent write up from the perspective of Chris Lundy, who guides for SMG. (He also is one of the avalanche forecasters with the Sawtooth Avy center). One of the SMG guides also took a...
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    The quote that the OP refers to isn't in the...

    The quote that the OP refers to isn't in the avalanche report, but it is in today's Teton area forecast as stated by the Avalanche Center. I would take that as credible, accurate information.
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  8. Thread: Idaho Quake

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    323127 Copied the lat / long into Google Earth...

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    Copied the lat / long into Google Earth and here is where it shows up.
  9. Hey, Teleee we were posting at the same time. I...

    Hey, Teleee we were posting at the same time. I put the link in my post. Was actually NW of Stanley.
  10. Thread: Idaho Quake

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    Idaho Quake

    Well, not to be outdone. Idaho just topped SLC with a 6.5.
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    Probably not the "best", but certainly a classic...

    Probably not the "best", but certainly a classic - McGown in the Sawtooth Range. (I searched the thread and I don't think it's been posted yet).
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    As one of the Spudrovian's, I'm gonna try to make...

    As one of the Spudrovian's, I'm gonna try to make it. I was thinking of challenging someone to a big air contest, but then it occurred to me that there is this reality...

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  13. Thanks for the additional info Snapt. After...

    Thanks for the additional info Snapt. After reading that exchange, and studying the https://coronavirus.idaho.gov/ site, I also called the 211 line and spoke with one of the reps. The actual...
  14. ...and therein lies the problem. The total...

    ...and therein lies the problem. The total inconsistency of the messaging at all levels of government, from the local to the state, to the federal level. I hate to ask the question, but was the...
  15. I'm pretty sure that vehicle travel to/from...

    I'm pretty sure that vehicle travel to/from skiing zones is NOT okay, per the order. (see the attached) My interpretation of this order is that if you can walk or ride your bike to activities, then...
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    I'm a business systems analyst for a global tech...

    I'm a business systems analyst for a global tech manufacturer. I was set up to WFH and kind of split time between home and office. With the COVID-19 pandemic they mandated that the entire global...
  17. It kinda sucks that JH, GT and SK are closing,...

    It kinda sucks that JH, GT and SK are closing, but I understand the decisions. FWIW, Bogus Basin over here in SW Idaho is still open, they're gonna try to keep the lifts spinning and they've shut...
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    From a doctrinal standpoint, as far as the Church...

    From a doctrinal standpoint, as far as the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, (the Mormon church) is concerned, almost everyone makes it to heaven. There's just different levels. So we're...
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    Very impressive! Glad I decided to take a look...

    Very impressive! Glad I decided to take a look at the TR threads after a lengthy hiatus.

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  20. Heal fast DJ. I must've just missed the shit...

    Heal fast DJ. I must've just missed the shit show on the Village road. Skied from 9to noon and then headed for Boise. As my wife and I drove through that whiteout, I felt there was a wreck just...
  21. Ditto what DJ said regarding conditions. We...

    Ditto what DJ said regarding conditions. We found some nice turns up in the trees on Moran face and the ridge on right hand side of Buffalo Bowl was nice to finish off the day. Would anyone be up...
  22. Hey, I'm heading for JH this weekend. Skiing...

    Hey, I'm heading for JH this weekend. Skiing Saturday thru Monday. On Saturday, I'm meeting up with family, (4 adults). I have a pass, but none of them do. It seems like I've seen posts in here...
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    I have these two in my office. The Corbett's...

    I have these two in my office. The Corbett's poster features Doug Coombs and Rob DesLauriers. https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20200131/f151530e9420d195712aae21ec752089.jpg

    Several years ago...
  24. Hey DJ, I guess I was kinda stealth this...

    Hey DJ, I guess I was kinda stealth this weekend. I did stop by Casper lodge on Saturday and Sunday around 11ish but didn't see anyone I recognized. I did run into lindenle on Sunday and we did a...
  25. So like passholer, I was fairly certain that it...

    So like passholer, I was fairly certain that it was gonna be a bit crunchy under the little bit of powder from last night, but I'm a glutton for punishment so I hit the Hobacks this morning anyway. ...
  26. Well now that it looks like the big storm cycle...

    Well now that it looks like the big storm cycle has abated, I'll be heading back over to JH skiing next Friday thru Monday. I'll mainly be skiing with my wife, but I suspect I'll be on my own on...
  27. Here's another good link to establish a baseline...

    Here's another good link to establish a baseline of knowledge in regards to snowpack conditions. They have several videos of recent analysis in the area. https://www.americanavalancheinstitute.com/...
  28. Fun 3 days in JH! Back in Eagle now, but looking...

    Fun 3 days in JH! Back in Eagle now, but looking forward to getting back. Thanks for spending turning some laps with me DJ. Nice to see Koko again and finally getting to meet Bbear! Here's a...
  29. It was nice today. Had some good laps with DJ....

    It was nice today. Had some good laps with DJ.
    No pics today, but here is a short vid clip (<30sec) from the Teton lift this morning.


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  30. Hey all, I'll be heading over there from Boise...

    Hey all, I'll be heading over there from Boise way on Wednesday evening. Looking to get some turns in Thur-Sat. If any mags want to make a lap or two with me, just let me know on this thread or PM...
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    Thanksgiving hike in the Boise foothills with...

    Thanksgiving hike in the Boise foothills with Cache...
  32. I went to high school in Cokeville and spent my...

    I went to high school in Cokeville and spent my summers there on my parents ranch during my college years. It's got some decent terrain for a little local hill but that area just doesn't get the...
  33. I spent the decade of the 90's in Poky. Back...

    I spent the decade of the 90's in Poky. Back then I didn't have a backcountry setup but we did do some climbing and skiing on Haystack peak in the spring (south of the ski area). There's some great...
  34. Hey DJ, nice intro to the season. I'll...

    Hey DJ, nice intro to the season. I'll definitely be over there with the new bionic hip - maybe as early as mid December. Got my 7-day plus pass so I'll be looking to get some of those "free" days...
  35. I was just gonna ask where that proposal was. At...

    I was just gonna ask where that proposal was. At various times I think the tunnel option has been brought up, even within more official forums. It would certainly make the commute faster, safer and...
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    Bear Lake in northern Utah....

    Bear Lake in northern Utah. https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20190914/30d868c4adc995557c5e771dd0a15031.jpghttps://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20190914/f9d19491ab52138c5a7203d62aa2233a.jpg

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    Views from top of Sidewinder in the Boise...

    Views from top of Sidewinder in the Boise foothills....
  38. Well I'm sitting here today, one week post THR. ...

    Well I'm sitting here today, one week post THR. I found this thread as I was doing research prior to surgery and although I didn't post anything in the thread, I did find the comments and insights...
  39. Nice stoke lindenle! I went with the 7day by...

    Nice stoke lindenle! I went with the 7day by pass. Looking forward to the season! I had a blast getting out with you guys this season. I was a bit worried about my status for next year, due to a...
  40. I don't recall on the knuckle prints, but on the...

    I don't recall on the knuckle prints, but on the claw marks we did take note of those and they were out in front, like 1 - 1.5 inches as best as I can recall. They were distinctive in the snow and I...
  41. Well, this thread kinda died down quickly, once...

    Well, this thread kinda died down quickly, once the red box quit running :D. Maybe I can breathe a little life into it with some human powered Teton stoke.

    I thought I'd post in this thread...
  42. So I just read thru this thread from last to...

    So I just read thru this thread from last to first, and didn't see any mention of Bogus Basin. It's a non-profit community based organization. For years, it was ran by a group who may not have been...
  43. Wow DJ, sorry to hear about that. Vibes to a...

    Wow DJ, sorry to hear about that. Vibes to a successful surgery and a speedy recovery!

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    I've heard from reliable sources that they do,...

    I've heard from reliable sources that they do, but I wasn't able to validate it on their website. I was gonna ask the owner, but they spaced it and didn't get it done. The biggest negative for the...
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    Beyond Soldier Mountain (Idaho)

    Soldier Mountain is a cool little ski area in south central Idaho. It is about 2 hours drive from Boise, but most people coming from the Treasure Valley drive right past it on their way to Sun...
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    I've had 3 ACLs over the years and speaking from...

    I've had 3 ACLs over the years and speaking from experience, I don't think you would want to go thru a ski mountaineering season on a torn ACL. I kept skiing on my first one and whenever I'd hit...
  47. Haha, when I posted that up I thought about the...

    Haha, when I posted that up I thought about the critique I might get for the two at a time stuff, but I'm kinda with SG on this one. Really, the main point was that I had limited time, so RS was...
  48. Dj and I took a couple of laps outside the gates...

    Dj and I took a couple of laps outside the gates today. We found some pretty good stashes that aren't even "secret". 6 days after the last big storm and still some goods to be had.
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  49. https://www.jhnewsandguide.com/news/town_county/ar...

    https://www.jhnewsandguide.com/news/town_county/article_74e0e79c-ed83-5a4f-b5b6-408b365126b0.html
    I haven't seen this link posted on this thread yet, so thought put it up here. I'm sure the problem...
  50. Hey mags I'll be back in town skiing JH this ...

    Hey mags I'll be back in town skiing JH this next week, (spent some time in December with DJ and Koko). I'll probably be spending Monday with one of my buddies from Boise, but the rest of the week...
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