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    As far as I know, there are zero boot fitters in...

    As far as I know, there are zero boot fitters in Geneva. Footworks in Chamonix should be able to sort that out if Sanglard is fully booked, though you may need an appointment there as well. I've had...
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    Nice riding with you too IB. Thanks as well to...

    Nice riding with you too IB. Thanks as well to Ripz and Geo for Friday, it was a really good day! One pic from my camera:

    Ripz in some soft snow:...
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    Nice video Ripz. Some sweet memories from the...

    Nice video Ripz. Some sweet memories from the morning there :)

    I've got parents and brothers arriving today to visit so probably no Verbier Xtreme for me...
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    Nice summary :) Good day yesterday, some really...

    Nice summary :) Good day yesterday, some really nice runs. The forest down towards R is short but oh so sweet!
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    You have a PM. I've already got some friends...

    You have a PM. I've already got some friends visiting for the weekend so no floor space left unfortunately...
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    Thanks J for some awesome guiding! Today pretty...

    Thanks J for some awesome guiding! Today pretty much ruled. Last run of the day =

    Can't believe I've missed that place until now...

    Ripz getting some....
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    Sorry, not that kind of ski club. This is with...

    Sorry, not that kind of ski club. This is with the club at CERN and there is no competition section in it. Just a ski school. We're heading there by bus, skiing for the day and then going back in the...
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    In Verbier on Saturday with the ski club, skiing...

    In Verbier on Saturday with the ski club, skiing with some other Scandis in Chamonix on Sunday is my weekend plan :)

    Are you up for some runs tomorrow? I can most probably take a day off some...
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    Got the results from my x-rays. "L'os est devenu...

    Got the results from my x-rays. "L'os est devenu solide, tu peux faire du ski".

    Realised I can't make it Friday because of a meeting but I REALLY want to ski tomorrow (Thursday).

    Ripz?

    HS:...
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    I have my x-rays tomorrow. If they show what I...

    I have my x-rays tomorrow. If they show what I want them to show and the doctor says what I want him to say, I'm in for either Thursday or Friday :)
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    Pssst, there is no s in 'ca' ;)

    Pssst, there is no s in 'ca' ;)

    </nazi spelling police>

    Nice pics you got on the blog thingie by the way. Just a couple of weeks to go now...
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    Looks like you really got some good value for the...

    Looks like you really got some good value for the money that went to the guide :)

    Nice vid. Like Roo said, makes me really wish I was there.
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    Since I'm gimped, I'm definitely in for beers in...

    Since I'm gimped, I'm definitely in for beers in GE! Some time this weekend? Friday or Saturday? Can also make it Monday if you people who can ski want to avoid hangovers during the weekend... =)
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    Another incident on the back side of Mont Fort...

    Another incident on the back side of Mont Fort yesterday:

    http://www.24heures.ch/depeches/vaud/avalanche-mont-fort-vs-femme-grievement-blessee

    Really hope she survived :( Take it easy out...
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    Like I said, I'm out this weekend but would be in...

    Like I said, I'm out this weekend but would be in for that next weekend. Early season summit sounds cool :)
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    I was at opening day of Verbier last year. In my...

    I was at opening day of Verbier last year. In my opinion, probably not worth a 7-800 km drive one way for skiing Lac des Vaux and Ruinettes (two pistes), unless you are really desperate to get the...
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    I'll add some for sale spam of my own to this...

    I'll add some for sale spam of my own to this thread:

    4frnt EHP 193 cm with Salomon S914 bindings. Used around 25 days in total, no core shots, bases and edges in really good condition. Only issue...
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    We had some sloppy seconds up at Hintertux during...

    We had some sloppy seconds up at Hintertux during the weekend. Nice weather, really good snow, not crowded. A bit far to drive from Geneva, but considering it's October, it was well worth it.
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    I've got a pair of 7 24 Pro:s that you could have...

    I've got a pair of 7 24 Pro:s that you could have for a beer or two :) Really sweet, almost what you want, just a couple of "minor" issues:

    * They are beat to shit (two compressed edges though...
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    I think the lift in La Grave is open until...

    I think the lift in La Grave is open until beginning of May. The Skiers Lodge closed for the season last weekend.
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    If the Col des Montets access road between...

    If the Col des Montets access road between Chamonix and Martigny stays open, I'll be in Verbier on Saturday and Sunday as well. Hopefully heading to the last after ski party at Chambre Neuf today and...
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    And the problem being what exactly? Go skiing and...

    And the problem being what exactly? Go skiing and then buy the bike. You know you want it ;)

    Looks like the freezing level will be a bit higher than the tree line. Could be an interesting weekend.
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    Nice pictures Ripz! Why have I been in the office...

    Nice pictures Ripz! Why have I been in the office the last couple of days?
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    I spent last week skiing Snowbird and Alta days...

    I spent last week skiing Snowbird and Alta days after a storm. Traverse is my new middle name :)
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    Work is still messy after my visit to Utah last...

    Work is still messy after my visit to Utah last week so no Friday off for me :frown:

    If you promise to save some freshies I'm in for Saturday though! :smile:

    Edit: Regarding Continental, I flew...
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    No experience with guides in the Portes du Soleil...

    No experience with guides in the Portes du Soleil area so can't help you there.

    If you end up skiing on your own, the Morzine/Avoriaz area is usually more busy than the resorts towards the Swiss...
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    I know my way around there but I'm unfortunately...

    I know my way around there but I'm unfortunately out of town when you are there... Do you have beacon, shovel, probe and knowledge on how to use them?


    I've done one day of heli-skiing in La...
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    Le Tour on Monday wasn't too bad. A bit difficult...

    Le Tour on Monday wasn't too bad. A bit difficult to see in some turns and I got a cold face but otherwise it was OK.

    http://i260.photobucket.com/albums/ii34/petka535/IMG_4233_small.jpg
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    I guess that in able to get to the area in the...

    I guess that in able to get to the area in the first picture, you walked up the boot-pack that is visible in the bottom of the second picture?

    If that is the case, the first picture is on the...
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    Too much going on at work this week to take any...

    Too much going on at work this week to take any days off :(
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    Yep, some pretty good stuff, but way too many...

    Yep, some pretty good stuff, but way too many people competing for the powder that day:
    http://i260.photobucket.com/albums/ii34/petka535/IMG_1077.jpg
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    Btw, Le Tour on Saturday:...

    Btw, Le Tour on Saturday:
    http://i260.photobucket.com/albums/ii34/petka535/IMG_1088.jpg
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    Thanks, looking forward to it :) Pending the...

    Thanks, looking forward to it :)

    Pending the review and a look into my bank account, I would be in for a group buy.
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    Is there any kind of ski carrying system on the...

    Is there any kind of ski carrying system on the pack? Tried to find info on their web site but it was kind of limited. Also, approximately how much stuff kan you fit in the pack? Shovel, probe, first...
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    Le Tour today: Pretty awesome conditions if you...

    Le Tour today: Pretty awesome conditions if you are into faceshots and fluffy snow :) Tomorrow looks even more promising due to actually being able to see where you are going. The trees today...
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    Just spoke with a guy in Zermatt. Faceshots and...

    Just spoke with a guy in Zermatt. Faceshots and stuff for three days in a row. Awesome snow apparently. Won't make it there this weekend due to giving ski lessons on Sunday... Looks like Saturday...
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    Nice, thanks for the beta! :) Will try to...

    Nice, thanks for the beta! :) Will try to convince the others that it's the place to go to tomorrow. Let me know if you are heading there as well, might have one place left in the car.
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    Not from Chamonix but it rained at 1200 meters in...

    Not from Chamonix but it rained at 1200 meters in Avoriaz (Prodains parking below the village) when we left at around 4pm today. Snow higher up, guessing the snow/rain limit was around 1600 meters by...
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    Aha, ok. Did you manage to get some pow? I've...

    Aha, ok. Did you manage to get some pow? I've never seen Tortin so untouched as it was on Saturday morning... :D Didn't last long of course, but our first run in the morning was $$$.
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    Hmmm, we only had one guide (Stephen Hadik). He...

    Hmmm, we only had one guide (Stephen Hadik). He is blonde so maybe it was him after all? Awesome guy, excellent skier, up to date on safety practices and very good at teaching. I can imagine that his...
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    The avalanche safety course in Verbier this...

    The avalanche safety course in Verbier this weekend wasn't too shabby. Skied untracked pow in Tortin Saturday morning, after that more freshies in col de la Mouche.

    Today was also pretty ok......
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    Heading to Val Thorens for the weekend. Hope you...

    Heading to Val Thorens for the weekend. Hope you find some good snow at G3000!
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    Yeah, nice to see you guys! Sorry that I didn't...

    Yeah, nice to see you guys! Sorry that I didn't see your messages before now, realised I should clean my apartment before having guests there, so had no time to check... :)

    Picking your lines, it...
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    Too cheap to pay for a Snow-Forecast membership?...

    Too cheap to pay for a Snow-Forecast membership? ;)

    https://www.tetongravity.com/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=33493&stc=1&d=1195830454

    Zermatt, Saas Fee and that area looks like the place...
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    Also, Verbier opens Lac des Vaux this coming...

    Also, Verbier opens Lac des Vaux this coming Saturday (17th). Les Diablerets is supposed to be open every weekend but was closed last weekend (probably due to high winds).

    Edit: Damn, beaten by...
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    If we are talking day-trip on Saturday, I'm in!...

    If we are talking day-trip on Saturday, I'm in! PM:ing you in one minute.
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    Any idea if they will have the same policy during...

    Any idea if they will have the same policy during the weekend? Sunday looks like it could be some decent weather in the morning, but a 3+ hour drive one way for access to 1 lift feels a bit excessive.
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