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    Bring an extra puffy to start the guided day. ...

    Bring an extra puffy to start the guided day. Lots of waiting around in the shade at 10kí to start the day. My trusty down vest goes in the pack at the transition to the first boot pack and makes...
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    Iím not sure where I read it, but i think it was...

    Iím not sure where I read it, but i think it was on a USFS document from 2018 or something. Maybe on the sign today? I tried to find it again, but failed. But I also failed to find the above...
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    Thatís great! Iíll be excited to see how this...

    Thatís great! Iíll be excited to see how this works and what it costs. It looks like they will let you skin in the project area if you want, but Iíve always stayed north or east of there.
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    390544 I found this map posted with the...

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    I found this map posted with the classic orange signs warning back country travelers about avalanche control work at the gate into dry gulch today. For years, Iíve heard that Loveland had...
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    Sticky: Kidsí skis

    [QUOTE=F#*k you cat;6427759]In search of some skis for my daughter. I have sold/ given away in the thread in the past and now I am looking for some help. In Sneed of skis for a 13 year old...
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    Sticky: Thanks for the teachings. I guess that Iíve...

    Thanks for the teachings. I guess that Iíve been lucky and never has a non compatible combination by sheer luck.

    I now feel confident in saying that the bindings are not kids bindings.
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    Sticky: Of course, bindings are included. They match. ...

    Of course, bindings are included. They match.

    Not sure what you mean by kids boot. My kid is 5í with a size 26 boot. It is not a tech toe, just the standard alpine boot.
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    Sticky: 146 cm K2 all mountain ski free for mag to pick...

    146 cm K2 all mountain ski free for mag to pick up in Denver. I donít want to ship cause Iím lazy, but may be persuaded to do so if a new owner canít easily be found and if paid for the...
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    I happened to have the maps out and found deer...

    I happened to have the maps out and found deer creek and meridian USFS campsites near Bailey. Never been, but it looks to be 45 minutes drive from red rocks. I expect that reservations are needed.
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    379670 A question for all of the GOTOS...

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    A question for all of the GOTOS experts. What is in the box on this roof? I see these with some frequency and it looks a lot like my gun case. Why would you carry a gun on the roof...
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    I climbed and skied Mt Evans yesterday and would...

    I climbed and skied Mt Evans yesterday and would not recommend. Though the sunrise from summit lake was breathtaking, we found a thick, frozen crust on top of 6Ē or so of unconsolidated crap. ...
  12. Thread: Ikon Pass

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    I barely use credit cards. No Venmo for me. ...

    I barely use credit cards. No Venmo for me.

    But seriously, thanks for the great advise.
  13. Thread: Ikon Pass

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    Thanks a ton for this info. My son turns 13...

    Thanks a ton for this info. My son turns 13 4/29. You saved me almost $350. I will be happy to return the favor with a beer or 3 if you ever find yourself at winter park.
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    1 hour from NW Denver to highway 40 exit just...

    1 hour from NW Denver to highway 40 exit just now. Roads are wet, but not much snow. 2wd the entire way. Tons of slow moving traffic with lots of trailers and a few boats cruising the left lane on...
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    My friends just picked up this Mitsubishi van in...

    My friends just picked up this Mitsubishi van in Seattle off the boat from Japan and are very excited. This is a huge improvement over their old VW Synchro. It starts predictably and can go > 40...
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    Thanks for saving me hours of frustration. ...

    Thanks for saving me hours of frustration.
    CAIC says all green, but CDOT says all black.
    Iíll fertilize the lawn instead.
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    https://www.cdc.gov/hai/pdfs/ppe/ppe-sequence.pdf...

    https://www.cdc.gov/hai/pdfs/ppe/ppe-sequence.pdf

    This may be helpful for you, or you may think that Iím crazy and excessive. I think that a barrier gown for a flight is excessive, but the rest...
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    Tigerís Twitter says that he sustained an open...

    Tigerís Twitter says that he sustained an open segmental (bone broke in two spots with a ďfloatingĒ segment) tibia fracture on the right as well as a surgical left ankle fracture. Best case scenario...
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    Iíve never found many good turns there and...

    Iíve never found many good turns there and generally approach with 3 pins and fish scales with a burley trailer full of kids and fun in tow. There is a fine sledding hill just to the westish of...
  20. Thread: Ikon Pass

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    There is no pass scanner for the Galloping Goose....

    There is no pass scanner for the Galloping Goose. You need to branch out a bit.
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    OP needs to stop going so fast. Itís ok to fall...

    OP needs to stop going so fast. Itís ok to fall if you arenít going fast.

    Iíll catch shit for this, but I telemark. Cause I can have a ton of fun, work really hard and i canít go fast. MTB...
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    I have cared for 3 different patients with...

    I have cared for 3 different patients with nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, fever > 5 days and concerning abdominal exams. CT of abdomen was unremarkable, but found ground glass changes in imaged lung...
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    I skied Mary Jane today. Conditions were better...

    I skied Mary Jane today. Conditions were better than expected, but Iím a pessimist currently. It was windy, but as a graduate of Lovelandís #9 chair, it wasnít bad at all. Lifts ran all day, but...
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    Mofro dropiní knowledge. Thanks for the link.

    Mofro dropiní knowledge. Thanks for the link.
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    Wife gets #2 Pfizer vaccine today and Iím 3 weeks...

    Wife gets #2 Pfizer vaccine today and Iím 3 weeks out from Moderna #1. She was fine after her first vaccine, but I had a headache and nausea the next day. Could have been the 3 pints of stout, but...
  26. Thread: Trucks.

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    My 2004 tundra was just about t boned at high...

    My 2004 tundra was just about t boned at high speed the other day, so I was considering what I would replace it with. The double cab and 6í6Ē bed are what I need, so I decided I would probably do it...
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    My middle school son kept shouting this at me...

    My middle school son kept shouting this at me yesterday. As a former participant in the Eskimo Ski Club who wasnít able to continue after it shut down, he was pretty upset about the name change,...
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    Not much suck on 70 yesterday, but we stuck to...

    Not much suck on 70 yesterday, but we stuck to the plan. CDOT signs warned of 2 hour delays both ways thru Idaho Springs Monday and Tuesday. Be warned. Gonna suck for us unwashed masses.
    Skiing...
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    Iíll take those. Pm sent.

    Iíll take those. Pm sent.
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    Sticky: I have some 17 boots if youíd like them. Iíll...

    I have some 17 boots if youíd like them. Iíll probably be in WP in 12/19 and 12/22 and can meet you there.

    Did you say that you have a ski Burley? If so, I have some 150cm x 70mm or so...
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    The snow is thin. Boots will be adequate. ...

    The snow is thin. Boots will be adequate. Maybe bring yack tracks to help push the 2wd cars that get stuck. The road was pretty slick and my Sorels didnít have enough traction to help.
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    Thank you for affirming my decision to skip the...

    Thank you for affirming my decision to skip the lifts and just cut a Christmas tree. Vasquez creek was busy enough for me.
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    Fear and Loathing, a Rat Flu Odyssey

    This morning, I read a summation of a not yet published study of English health care workers with previous COVID disease that was very encouraging. They found activated T cells in all participants,...
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    Sticky: PM sent. Welcome her to the tribe.

    PM sent. Welcome her to the tribe.
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    Sticky: My oldest son has outgrown them. I asked my...

    My oldest son has outgrown them. I asked my youngest son if he wants to learn to telemark.

    ďWhy would I do that?Ē

    So I have some kidsí telemark stuff. Free if you come and get it in...
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    343635 Quite a sunset from the Fraser valley...

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    Quite a sunset from the Fraser valley last night. More wind expected today. Best wishes and gratitude to those on the frontline of Cameron Peak fire and all the rest.


    Sent from...
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    Scopolamine works great for multi day use. Each...

    Scopolamine works great for multi day use. Each patch is good for 3 days if memory serves. Once it is on, donít take it off until you are off water or 3 days is up. Iíve seen a few folks that take...
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    I donít know what is more remarkable. That she...

    I donít know what is more remarkable. That she doesnít believe in numbers or that the tweeter hasnít legally changed her last name from Jong-Fast.
  39. Thread: The worst car

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    This thread is great! What pleasant distractions...

    This thread is great! What pleasant distractions during my shifts as teachers' aid to 2 remotely educated kids. The memories of old, shitty rides.

    We had the '89 Ford Taurus SHO Wagon. Five...
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    Some smack talking about Alberta health care...

    Some smack talking about Alberta health care here. Please tell me more.

    Wife and I are Physician Assistants in the states and there arenít a lot of places where we can work outside of the US. ...
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    I was taught that our corn crushing dust was a...

    I was taught that our corn crushing dust was a product of Moabís Jeep Week, but that was from old tree hugging, Jeep hating telemarkers. So maybe biased?

    The corn and coverage were great...
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    A question for the scientist mags. What do you...

    A question for the scientist mags. What do you all know about COVID antibody testing? Specifically, National Jewish has developed an in house FDA approved antibody test for $95 that rolls out...
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    In this time of extended boredom and excessive...

    In this time of extended boredom and excessive free time, will someone please tell me about Calgary and surrounding areas? With few available outdoor activities, too much snow to garden and a...
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    A patient isnít dead until they are warm and...

    A patient isnít dead until they are warm and dead. Lots of miraculous stories of prolonged hypothermia and pulselessness that are revived in the ED. Post resuscitation cooling in the ICU is...
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    Iím working in a high end Urgent Care with full...

    Iím working in a high end Urgent Care with full lab, CT, US, and X-ray. We are using respirators for administration if nebulizers only. Iím in a surgical mask non stop and a lab coat for most...
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    Iím in transit to the motherland for the first time in forever. Last trip was when the tram was closed and rumors were that it may not come back. Maybe 15 years back?

    Iíll be in the tram line...
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    OFFICIAL I70 BITCH THREAD....

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    Not quite I 70, but Iím pretty sure this guy has shut it down in the past. I really wanted to help, but the rear end was flying all over the place, kind of like a decapitated snake. We...
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    And when the wind turns upslope, Denver smells...

    And when the wind turns upslope, Denver smells like poop. But that same wind generally brings snow, so I donít mind too much.
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    313021313022 A former neighbor gave this to us...

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    A former neighbor gave this to us and I had it cleaned up and framed a few years back. It details Colorado resorts of the time including Idelwild, Mt Werner, Berthoud Pass, Hidden...
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    The trees on Berthoud Pass were pretty great...

    The trees on Berthoud Pass were pretty great yesterday. Bottomless turns and face shots were had.

    If anyone has plans to stay at the Geneva Basin hut this season, please send me a PM. I...
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