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  1. Anyone upvalley have a P-tex gun I could use/...

    Anyone upvalley have a P-tex gun I could use/ borrow this week?


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  2. I guess Cyber Bros will just have to figure out...

    I guess Cyber Bros will just have to figure out appropriate racks to GOTOS their sprayable rust removes around now

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    Agreed. I think she’s funny and original but this...

    Agreed. I think she’s funny and original but this movie didn’t quite land for me compared to her other stuff
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    It’s definitely worth calling and talking to them...

    It’s definitely worth calling and talking to them and asking to be changed to a different flight/itinerary. Any time there are changes like this you have the ability to have them rebook you for free....
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    Speaking of foam cores: this was a new level of...

    Speaking of foam cores: this was a new level of failure that I dealt with last week. Not sure if someone stepped on or drove over the ski, but it was toasted:

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    The High Route

    A great read/thought piece for all of us here to stew on: https://the-high-route.com/skiing-a-review/
  7. This for sure. 3 was getting stacked but no one...

    This for sure. 3 was getting stacked but no one was really skiing off-piste. With Ikoneers blacked out and expensive flights and hotel beds it’s a particular crowd that’s in Aspen. I can’t speak for...
  8. Blower and bluebird at Ajax. Untracked runs at...

    Blower and bluebird at Ajax. Untracked runs at 10am???

    And the airport sneak is pretty rude, especially when people drive 1/2 mile up before cutting in. I drive a school bus through there every...
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    My electric school pass literature states "0-60...

    My electric school pass literature states "0-60 mph acceleration in 49 seconds depending on final drive rear axle ratio" 45-60mph is quite the marathon on an uphill highway grade
  10. 1A was running when I came out to Slalom at 2:30...

    1A was running when I came out to Slalom at 2:30 but I only saw what looked like a Red Coat riding it. Not sure if it was “open” open
  11. Solid little burst this morning. Ajax still...

    Solid little burst this morning. Ajax still skiing pretty soft at 2:30 all over


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    Local shop hooked it up and let me take the new...

    Local shop hooked it up and let me take the new demo out for a few laps. I was skiing 2-3” on top of big but soft bumps.

    I dig it, though I can’t compare it to the recent Corvus as I’d only skied...
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    486831 Two greats. RIP

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    Two greats. RIP
  14. I got her to come with me to the Legend of Aaah's...

    I got her to come with me to the Legend of Aaah's showing that Greg did back in 2012 at the Belly Up. I'll for sure go to Blizzard next Wednesday and hopefully she'll be game to join. V-day is hard...
  15. PM inbound

    PM inbound
  16. Greg’s showing Groove Wednesday night on the big...

    Greg’s showing Groove Wednesday night on the big screen here in Aspen. Not quite sure my wife will go for it on V day, but man do I want to see it in a theatre


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  17. Yeah trying to avoid that style ideally Sent...

    Yeah trying to avoid that style ideally


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  18. WTB: Single leash and/or cheap leashes

    Broke one of my BD/ATK leashes and looking for a single leash if someone has one around they’re willing to sell?

    Or if not some used cheap leashes on the light side?
  19. I got some nice morning laps at Ajax and the 1"...

    I got some nice morning laps at Ajax and the 1" report skied soft. Good turns on Pinball, Zoot Chute, S1, Slalom and Bonnie Bell. The techy spots are starting to come in and become skiable. Might...
  20. THE Aspen/Snowmass / Greater Roaring Fork Valley 23-24 Thread

    Good stuff up on Highlands today; got in a couple bowl laps and dipped into Eden. There were lotsa people but still fun skiing and beautiful morning for Po4

    White Kitchen lap with my wife:
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  21. Good stuff up on Highlands today; got in a couple...

    Good stuff up on Highlands today; got in a couple bowl laps and dipped into Eden. There were lotsa people but still fun skiing and beautiful morning for Po4


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    Sticky: Correct. Loop one end over the nose of your...

    Correct. Loop one end over the nose of your saddle and the other end attached to their head tube
  23. THE Aspen/Snowmass / Greater Roaring Fork Valley 23-24 Thread

    Bowl was indeed legit, I went up for a lap at 1:30. B’s were good; G2 was great. Chopped up but soft on top. DT had great pockets and Powder bowl actually skied really soft.

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  24. FS: 194cm Salomon El Dictator with STH16 - edge compression

    194cm Salomon El Dictator with Atomic STH16, mounted for ~308mm BSL

    Big chargers. Old, pre-Fifty Cody skis. I picked these up at the used gear shop thinking it was just some edge that needed to...
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    Sticky: Keep kids skiing pass it down thread...keep it going

    Trying to clear out some kids gear:

    2x Giro Scamp MIPS bike helmets, Size Small (49-53cm). These are for ~2-4y/o. Good used condition; used two summers. $30 shipped
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    Merrell Snow Crush...
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    Yeah he and his crew have been stacking lines the...

    Yeah he and his crew have been stacking lines the last few years. Solid skiers and seem like good dudes
  27. I think her version of “first” is not quite...

    I think her version of “first” is not quite first, but just pretty untracked. She was on 1A at 8:50 and went straight there, so probably just after you. She skied Last Dollar later and was psyched on...
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    How about some real steep skiing that just...

    How about some real steep skiing that just happened this week?

    Aurel Lardy and Pierre-Idris Mehdi took advantage of spring-like conditions in Chamonix this week to repeat Fransson's descent of the...
  29. My wife got out early and was raving; first...

    My wife got out early and was raving; first tracks into Zaugg and some other good lines. She skied a few hours then came and met me and the boys at Tiehack. Great day and it sound like the snow...
  30. 1A was money today and is an incredible lift for...

    1A was money today and is an incredible lift for terrain. I got off the bus at the gondola just before 9 and the line was wrapped to CP Burger. I hoofed it to 1A and had two great laps. Slalom gully...
  31. Heavyish but not so bad early on. I got first...

    Heavyish but not so bad early on. I got first tracks down Super 8 and early lines on Corkscrew and Slalom. Zaugg was plenty deep, no complaints. Heard the Bowl was good too. Winter is back!
  32. If you’re ever up in the RFV the Pitkin County...

    If you’re ever up in the RFV the Pitkin County dump has a “store” that sells skis for $1 and they usually have a few dozen pairs


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  33. Ajax was pretty fun today. Corkscrew and Slalom...

    Ajax was pretty fun today. Corkscrew and Slalom had just the right amount of soft and chalk.

    Coming in real wet up here now


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  34. I hear ya, and I appreciate. My post was more of...

    I hear ya, and I appreciate. My post was more of a vent than a true reflection of ignorance. I'm a west coast kid with zero exposure to either and when I moved to Aspen and Country Day they were...
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    My guess is that it's been a mixture of lack of...

    My guess is that it's been a mixture of lack of sales momentum, consumer demand for Gore, Futurelight durability issues and Scott Mellin leaving the brand a couple years back, who had really...
  36. I support this. I'm pretty against the...

    I support this. I'm pretty against the Hocket+Lacrosse world that I live amongst here in Aspen. I know the grass wont be much greener if I steer my kids towards alpine, nordic, mountain biking, etc,...
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    They will go on sale at retailers like Gorsuch...

    They will go on sale at retailers like Gorsuch for 50-70% off come spring if you keep an eye out
  38. Thread: The FIFTY

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    Cosmic https://youtu.be/jSIb4uMjJ-A?t=166

    Cosmic


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  39. I think we would, but certainly it wouldn't be...

    I think we would, but certainly it wouldn't be quite as impactful of a thought process if they were farther from the cutoff and older. But we have friends with kids in the late Spring/early Summer...
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    https://kanecreekwatch.org/about/ One of the...

    https://kanecreekwatch.org/about/

    One of the three Developers has quite the history to be pulling this deal: "Gottlieb [...] is a former trustee of the Nature Conservancy in Hawaii."
  41. Thread: The FIFTY

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    Twice: Troy and Ptor in 1995 and Dylan Cunningham...

    Twice: Troy and Ptor in 1995 and Dylan Cunningham in 2017

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  42. My twins were born on 8/29 and are two days...

    My twins were born on 8/29 and are two days before the cutoff for our school. This whole debate has been a big topic for the last year but especially now as we have to decide if they're going to move...
  43. Thread: The FIFTY

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    [ For the non-IG peeps:...

    [ For the non-IG peeps: https://www.gq.com/story/cody-townsend-profile ]
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    Part of my job includes taking middle schoolers...

    Part of my job includes taking middle schoolers on hut trips with 3-pin tele gear. It's a lot of work, they can be prone to complain but the stoke and memories remain high and it's cool to see them...
  45. Thread: The FIFTY

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    Yes! (although I do kinda want him to give the...

    Yes! (although I do kinda want him to give the remaining ones a college try at some point in the next decade)



    Same here on the wife thing. Hard eye-roll for any other ski content.
  46. Thread: Homer, AK

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    We had good friends living in Homer from...

    We had good friends living in Homer from 2013-2019 and went up a few times. Great town and good vibes. We did a fun overnight on a summer trip to the yurt on Humpy Creek across Kachemak bay. We hiked...
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    Yes
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    Still got these? Interested

    Still got these? Interested
  49. Yeah, the chalk down Ozone was pretty great and...

    Yeah, the chalk down Ozone was pretty great and groomers are fun, but I'm not feeling the 45F in January.
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    I'm skiing at Highlands yesterday with the family...

    I'm skiing at Highlands yesterday with the family and as we click into skis to leave the Merry Go Round restaurant I see a guy holding his Rustler 9's vertical in the air in front of his face and...
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