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    Drink more beer, then it will fit.

    Drink more beer, then it will fit.
  2. Loveland. Someone has to bootpack the ridge. ...

    Loveland. Someone has to bootpack the ridge.

    Holy shit -- these product images are hilarious. From: https://global.rakuten.com/en/store/woody-h/item/fs1821001/

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  3. Thread: "The Turn"

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    Snowed a bit on Rollin's pass yesterday....

    Snowed a bit on Rollin's pass yesterday....
  4. Tryin' the volunteer patrol thing for a season...

    Tryin' the volunteer patrol thing for a season for my inbounds days. We'll see.

    There's more -- I just need to hunt for them.

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  5. Best jackets. Kinda sad I need to wear a black...

    Best jackets. Kinda sad I need to wear a black jacket this year and there are none available to tempt me.

    Y'all won't regret getting in on this.
  6. As someone who spends a lot of time looking at...

    As someone who spends a lot of time looking at the economics of pre-K systems...I'm just impressed they budgeted a cat skiing trip. We pay most such teachers utter shit.
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    Saturday run Danno/ISBD/SnowShow? I won't be...

    Saturday run Danno/ISBD/SnowShow? I won't be going fast -- I've run two trails in my life.

    Prefer early. Supposed to do 8 in my training plan but flexible on that.
  8. I was intending a joke -- apologies if that...

    I was intending a joke -- apologies if that didn't come across. You don't owe us shit. Just hoping for a good outcome for you and her. (Not so much the ex.)
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    https://bikesordeath.com/ep-16-alexandra-houchin/...

    https://bikesordeath.com/ep-16-alexandra-houchin/

    Good podcast interview with her.
  10. You are an asshole if you don't tell us how it...

    You are an asshole if you don't tell us how it all works out.
  11. You're not an asshole for considering it. It's...

    You're not an asshole for considering it. It's not a ski day -- it's a mostly paid for ski vacation for a week. It's a multi-thousand dollar bonus vs an afternoon buying cake and parents minor...
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    Tip dive is gonna depend on a lot more than just...

    Tip dive is gonna depend on a lot more than just the length of the ski. I don’t get tip dive on the 184 and I’m 6’2” / 175#. But I’m skiing usually light CO snow and am not a former racer always out...
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    Asheville NC when the trees turn. Fun size town,...

    Asheville NC when the trees turn. Fun size town, good food, good brews, sweet mtbing and hiking.
  14. Thread: Ikon Pass

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    That, but also -- where are Ikon vs Epic passes...

    That, but also -- where are Ikon vs Epic passes sold, and how often are they used. We don't know how many Epic vs Ikon were sold in the Front Range and Summit/Vail. We don't know if Ikon skiers on...
  15. Thread: Ikon Pass

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    I think that is probably in the ball park. Epic...

    I think that is probably in the ball park. Epic projected selling 950k last year, but missed that mark significantly (I think they reported around 750k and their stock took a solid hit on that news.)...
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    I haven't skied a Q -- but the GPO, Concept and...

    I haven't skied a Q -- but the GPO, Concept and Protest all ski radically differently.

    For dedicated pow ski -- Protest.
  17. I happen to know a relative who has some wacky...

    I happen to know a relative who has some wacky 70-series with a 120+ inch wheelbase. It'd be perfect...
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    I'm not sure how Moment calculates effective edge...

    I'm not sure how Moment calculates effective edge (rocker profiles? widest points? length of taper?) -- but looking at the 184 of both in my garage, the Deathwish def has less than my Bibby. But both...
  19. Fuckin' dope! Congrat dude. Can you put a van...

    Fuckin' dope! Congrat dude.

    Can you put a van body on a Cruiser chassis and drivetrain for me?
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    And even the next weight class up -- like the...

    And even the next weight class up -- like the Scarpa F1 -- weigh far less than a mercury/vulcan. As do the beef boots like the Hawx and Mtn Lab. Zero G most recent iteration is really impressive at...
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    Why are you stuck with staying with Dynafit? It's...

    Why are you stuck with staying with Dynafit? It's not as if their lasts are consistent in shape across models.

    Dynafit is sleeping on the beefier boot touring category. They seem far behind the...
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    If you’re planning on touring on this ski then...

    If you’re planning on touring on this ski then I’d say go 108. If you’re using this as a pow and leftover ski then the Wildcat is a great choice.
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    If you're looking for a ski to compliment your...

    If you're looking for a ski to compliment your Mantra 102 as an actual powder ski then the choice is obvious: Wildcat (not the 108.)

    If you're looking for a ski to be the only ski you take out...
  24. If it is snowing so hard that a heavy van with...

    If it is snowing so hard that a heavy van with FWD and good snow tires won't get you there -- then you should be skiing where you are.
  25. Thread: Ikon Pass

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    Nor does Vail Fine Wines.

    Nor does Vail Fine Wines.
  26. Thread: Ikon Pass

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    We also know that they aren't anything to do with...

    We also know that they aren't anything to do with the actual business of Vail/MTN. Someone else is taking all the risk building most of that shit, which Vail/MTN will profit off of through increased...
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    I'd be game for sure if I can keep up. I haven't...

    I'd be game for sure if I can keep up. I haven't run much vertical yet so will need to build up that part.

    That sounds like a helluva a traverse. What is the mileage/gain on that?

    Good luck...
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    This exactly. Any favorites to build up to?...

    This exactly.

    Any favorites to build up to? Going to start doing all my long runs on trails in the early AM on weekends.
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    Went for first actual trail run yesterday. Did...

    Went for first actual trail run yesterday. Did 8mi on the half course. Going to be hard to justify doing long runs anywhere else. Was way the fuck more pleasant than doing similar mileage in the...
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    Damn -- Alex Houchin is on fire. Won Tour Divide...

    Damn -- Alex Houchin is on fire. Won Tour Divide earlier this summer, and now won the Colorado Trail race. Both on a SS. https://bikepacking.com/news/alexandera-houchin-2019-colorado-trail-race/
    ...
  31. Thread: Ikon Pass

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    I don't disagree with your main thesis. But it is...

    I don't disagree with your main thesis. But it is going to take a series of really all-time horrible years to potentially threaten Abasin. And if Abasin is fucked for bad snow, well the entirety of...
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    Even my hybrids are pretty damn light. Pretty...

    Even my hybrids are pretty damn light. Pretty baller slackcountry ski for Jackson....
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    XG84JJ439 Putting these here so I don't use...

    XG84JJ439

    Putting these here so I don't use them.
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    West Elk wilderness has lots of loop-able trails...

    West Elk wilderness has lots of loop-able trails and doesn't see near the traffic of some of the more popular routes.
  35. Thread: Ikon Pass

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    It gives unlimited days at Solitude one canyon...

    It gives unlimited days at Solitude one canyon over. Ask former Solitude skiers how they feel about it.
  36. Thread: Ikon Pass

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    Works well if you're old enough to be retired.

    Works well if you're old enough to be retired.
  37. Thread: Ikon Pass

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    Unfortunately you don't know jack about Front...

    Unfortunately you don't know jack about Front Range ski pass utilization and patterns.

    Most Epic pass holders weren't skiing more than 5 or 7 days at Abasin anyways.
  38. Thread: Ikon Pass

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    Wrogo bucko. My phone is blowing up with...

    Wrogo bucko.

    My phone is blowing up with Front Rangers stoked on this. Limited days (more than most Frangers ski at one place), with Elvira, Copper and WP. ABasin will be fucked with “locals”...
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    You're a bozo if you think those ski anything...

    You're a bozo if you think those ski anything like a Nomad.

    I love those Wailer 105 T2s. But Dukes suck.
  40. I thought wootest had some minor other changes to...

    I thought wootest had some minor other changes to make it BC friendly?

    But yeah, basically a skinny Protest.
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  42. Thread: Melanzana

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    Maybe on some days, who knows. I walked in a...

    Maybe on some days, who knows.

    I walked in a month or two ago, bought a couple things. It wasn't crazy, everyone was friendly. People blow this shit out of proportion some times.
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    Bierdstadt Slow Pour Pils. Only available on...

    Bierdstadt Slow Pour Pils.

    Only available on tap, but fuck me if it isn't the tits. Luckily you can buy your own kegs for taking to the ski hill.


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  44. Thread: Melanzana

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    Old Larry will set you straight on this one, but...

    Old Larry will set you straight on this one, but A&F was a legit clothier and high end outfitter back in the day.
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    Perfect OSQ for a Colorado BC skier IMHO. Love...

    Perfect OSQ for a Colorado BC skier IMHO. Love mine. Wish I could justify these.
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    I think you want the Fucking Driver's thread.

    I think you want the Fucking Driver's thread.
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    Fellow I skied with yesterday who is semi-pro (as...

    Fellow I skied with yesterday who is semi-pro (as in, he gets paid money to ski but is broke AF) was on the 191 light with a shift. Heavy setup and the shift ain't that heavy. And he raged pretty...
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    A lot of riders going to take buses that only...

    A lot of riders going to take buses that only stop at Abasin, Love and maybe copper that don't go skiing? If they are stopping there, the resort is capturing their money.



    I count subsidies as...
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    Yes buses are subsidized. 40% covered by fares,...

    Yes buses are subsidized. 40% covered by fares, aim is to get remaining 60% covered by benefiting ski areas

    You know what else is subsidized? Private cars. User fees and taxes (i.e. gas tax,...
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    Who the fuck is Brunel? Dude is about to win...

    Who the fuck is Brunel?

    Dude is about to win the tour. The name is Bernal.
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