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  1. Day 100 on 5/6. With the way my work schedule has...

    Day 100 on 5/6. With the way my work schedule has shifted Iíll be lucky to get 70 this year (though really Iíd be lucky to ski 70 days under any circumstance).
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    Ranch Camp has rentals and thereís a trailhead...

    Ranch Camp has rentals and thereís a trailhead for Cady Hill in the parking lot. MtnOps is an easy ride to Haulapalooza to get into Adams Camp. Not sure of other options close to trails other than...
  3. FS: Rokinon (Samyang) 35mm f1.8 AF for Sony FE

    Used for a few months this winter. I liked this lens but decided to pair down my lineup and upgraded to the Sony 16-55 and now I need to pay for it. Comes with everything in the original packaging....
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    2021 NE - Flatten That Berm

    Yes, I live in Middlesex and was up early so the lot was empty. Iíve heard it gets really crowded with swimmers later in the day. I rode past the Moss Glen lot later in the route but it was already...
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    2021 NE - Flatten That Berm

    Lovely day to ride.

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    Saw the sights.

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    Made some questionable decisions.
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    The North Branch trails in Montpelier opened this...

    The North Branch trails in Montpelier opened this week so I got my first ride in for the season. Itís not quite a destination network because itís on the smaller side but if youíre in the area and...
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    Confirmed.

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  8. East Coast Roll Call #??? 20-21 Covid closures and hard core touring! Be Fit or Sit

    You guys passed by me coming down when I was on my way up just below the upper turns. I had on an orange backpack, black solly helmet and yellow zero g skis. I was listening to baseball on my...
  9. I dried it out and powered it up but no emergency...

    I dried it out and powered it up but no emergency ID. I was hoping that it was someone local out skinning recently but after a few days no luck so Iím going to turn it in to the resort the next time...
  10. I found an iPhone at Stowe yesterday. If you or...

    I found an iPhone at Stowe yesterday. If you or someone you know lost one let me know. I figured itís a long shot but Iím casting a wide net.
  11. East Coast Roll Call #??? 20-21 Covid closures and hard core touring! Be Fit or Sit

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    Powder-8s practice.
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    Sending healing vibes your way, SC.
  12. Big to-do list today including removing the snow...

    Big to-do list today including removing the snow tires and getting a car wash. I encourage you all to do the same!
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    Thatís a start but theyíre playing just about...

    Thatís a start but theyíre playing just about every aspect of the game poorly right now. Defense has been atrocious, base running blunders, and some less than desirable pitching (though Iím the least...
  14. 4/13 vs 4/16 371796 371797 I decided to...

    4/13 vs 4/16

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    I decided to risk it and took out the Wailers since I knew where all the rocks were and had a blast.
  15. A weekend packed to the brim with bumps, spread...

    A weekend packed to the brim with bumps, spread eagles, and even some biking.

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  16. Zero people in Oakes today aside from our group. ...

    Zero people in Oakes today aside from our group.

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  17. The road is melted out and dry so you can park...

    The road is melted out and dry so you can park right at the proper trailhead. At a brisk pace it wasnít too bad.
  18. Did some wandering around yesterday looking for...

    Did some wandering around yesterday looking for snow.



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  19. Oakes was lovely today. A touch wetter and...

    Oakes was lovely today. A touch wetter and heavier than perfect corn but sometimes when youíre skiing in a t-shirt with no wind you canít tell the difference. Not many photos but if any came out...
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    I didnít realize youíre leaving from Montpelier,...

    I didnít realize youíre leaving from Montpelier, Iím leaving from Middlesex and usually cut out Montpelier entirely. This route is also really dirt and gravel heavy so I wonít be trying it out again...
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    I saw the first map before I read the post and...

    I saw the first map before I read the post and was wondering why you didnít go through Middlesex but the roads have been full-on mud season this week.

    The nice weather definitely has me thinking...
  22. It poured overnight at my house and then froze...

    It poured overnight at my house and then froze before dawn, which I think kept the crowds away today. Expectations were low and were exceeded several times over

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  23. I have an older Kendo in a 179 and would be fine...

    I have an older Kendo in a 179 and would be fine with a 177 but Iím only 5í7 145#. Iíd look for a different shop.
  24. With fat enough skis the crust isnít really a...

    With fat enough skis the crust isnít really a factor in Northern VT right now. A few clips from todayís tour.



    https://youtu.be/JqkdvGTz24E
  25. I opted for afternoon rather than morning which...

    I opted for afternoon rather than morning which was the wrong call. Instead of surfy sleet it was punchy wet heavy crap with a crust forming on top.

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    Still beats sitting on the...
  26. A few of mine from this morning. We stumbled upon...

    A few of mine from this morning. We stumbled upon absolutely perfect light and bottomless turns.

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  27. Thanks, canít take credit for the photo but can...

    Thanks, canít take credit for the photo but can for the skiing! Looking mine over now and didnít get anything nearly as good.
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    Mondays, am I right?

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  29. Solo tour on my lunch break in the northern VT...

    Solo tour on my lunch break in the northern VT hardwoods.

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  30. Yesterday. 359557 Today. 359558 So...

    Yesterday.
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    So tired. So fun.
  31. Each day has been better than the last since it...

    Each day has been better than the last since it started snowing Saturday. Today was no exception!

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  32. Definitely a quiver ski and there are instances...

    Definitely a quiver ski and there are instances when you donít want them but I have zero reservations taking them out in powder. The V6s are so fun in the deep stuff.
  33. 10 miles and 5600í of deep, supportive snow out...

    10 miles and 5600í of deep, supportive snow out in the backcountry today.

    2 of mine

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  34. I had some friends up in the bowl that day who...

    I had some friends up in the bowl that day who saw the whole thing. They said they thought they had just watched someone die.
  35. ďSnow totals across northern New York remain...

    ďSnow totals across northern New York remain consistent with previous
    forecasts in the 3-6" range below 2000 feet, and up to a foot at the
    highest peaks. Across VT where warmer low levels are now...
  36. 2 laps before the lifts spun today were sweet!...

    2 laps before the lifts spun today were sweet! 5-6Ē of dense, surfy pow did not disappoint.

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  37. hashtagtollroadsidepow

    hashtagtollroadsidepow
  38. Nice shots!^ I got out for a few photos myself...

    Nice shots!^

    I got out for a few photos myself this morning. No pow was actually skied but the groomers were excellent.

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  39. I skinned some laps at Stowe tonight and it was...

    I skinned some laps at Stowe tonight and it was definitely stacking up there. Not close to enough to ski away from snowmaking trails and theyíll groom the whole mountain tonight but it was nice to be...
  40. Magic posted a gut punch yesterday. 354873

    Magic posted a gut punch yesterday.

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  41. Also very crowded but some friends skied it...

    Also very crowded but some friends skied it yesterday and said the added tracks improved the skiing. Less wallowing in the flats.
  42. Skied pow at Ascutney today and it was the most...

    Skied pow at Ascutney today and it was the most normal Iíve felt in 9 months.
  43. I caught a shark on Election Day and torqued my...

    I caught a shark on Election Day and torqued my ankle a bit too hard so Iíve been taking it easy. Iím starting PT tomorrow so hopefully no serious dent in the season.

    Strong work out there!
  44. I checked this morning and Stowe reservations...

    I checked this morning and Stowe reservations were still available for opening day and thanksgiving. I thought they all would have sold out yesterday.
  45. Killington made snow overnight and Iím sure they...

    Killington made snow overnight and Iím sure they werenít the only ones so I canít imagine that this is accurate, unless more pressure gets put on them from the governors next week.
  46. During Q&A he was asked about applicability to...

    During Q&A he was asked about applicability to ski areas. The answer he gave was a little cagey. He said that the quarantine rules would effectively keep numbers lower on its own but also that weíll...
  47. They also mentioned that theyíre going to start...

    They also mentioned that theyíre going to start having plain-clothes officers back out and checking on businesses to confirm compliance with state requirements. Repeat offenders will be referred to...
  48. No photos to prove it so youíll have to take my...

    No photos to prove it so youíll have to take my word for it that skiing is fun!!!
  49. I carry the Skeletool/bit kit/extender combo...

    I carry the Skeletool/bit kit/extender combo which allows for standard 1/8Ē hex bits that was suggested in this thread. Iím able to carry posi bits this way which has come in handy several times.
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  50. East Coast Roll Call #??? 20-21 Covid closures and hard core touring! Be Fit or Sit

    Turns were made. Some of them even felt like skiing!

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