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    289306 Wow! To hot for words.

    289306
    Wow! To hot for words.
  2. 289116 Sitting on a dead ass fire in Nevada...

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    Sitting on a dead ass fire in Nevada (note dry lake bed), temp is a pleasant 96 degrees. This place sucks, hoping to be back for closing weekend and out of this god forsaken desert.
  3. I had a great time skiing on Sunday. Got a bit...

    I had a great time skiing on Sunday. Got a bit sticky down low in the usual places like LE, but I found good snow up high. Stand out spot were Paranoids, the GS course off the back of ch 3, and Avi...
  4. 280223[ Warm, slushy day at Rose. Waiting to win...

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    Warm, slushy day at Rose. Waiting to win something at the pass party.
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    Good turn out.
  5. After a three week absence that included a trip...

    After a three week absence that included a trip to Canada (went a 1000 miles North, found out way more snow down here), I dawned patrolled it down from Reno yesterday (Sunday) and skied bell to bell....
  6. With my kid on spring break today we decided to...

    With my kid on spring break today we decided to take advantage of the warm weather and spent the day up at Rose.
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    Beautiful day.
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    Didn't freeze Thursday night so the groomers were fun...
  7. From what I remember it was Great Basin, Imbib,...

    From what I remember it was Great Basin, Imbib, Common Cider Co, 10 Torr Distilling & Brewing, Fifty Fifty, Battle Born, Revision Brewing Co, Alibi Ale Works, Shoe Tree and a couple more that I...
  8. Good times at Rose yesterday with a can't miss...

    Good times at Rose yesterday with a can't miss combo of fun spring skiing with a good corn session early on, warm weather, free beer, and a band that could cover everything from Pink Floyd to The...
  9. Free beer at Rose for pass holders. This is not a...

    Free beer at Rose for pass holders. This is not a joke. Skiing is not bad either.
  10. Two time loser, made it in no problem thru...

    Two time loser, made it in no problem thru Calgary customs/immigration. There isnít much snow up here this spring.
  11. Today (Thursday) was one of those days that if...

    Today (Thursday) was one of those days that if you didn't like the weather, wait five minutes and it will change. It was a mix of sun, clouds, flat light, and a few snow showers. The snow was a mix...
  12. Mammoth 2018/19 - Queen of the Eastern Sierra

    Just saw this. Very sad.
    Snowboarder Falls To His Death Just Outside Mammoth Mountain.

    https://unofficialnetworks.com/2019/03/21/snowboarder-death-mammoth-mountain/amp/
  13. Woke to cloudy skies, snow showers, and a few...

    Woke to cloudy skies, snow showers, and a few bombs going off up on the upper mtn. Ski patrol sight was reading 7" of new snow. I didn't make it up to the hill today (Wednesday) due to excruciating...
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    Drove from Reno down to So Cal last week and got...

    Drove from Reno down to So Cal last week and got a few pics I thought were worth posting. It had just stopped snowing, and with gale force winds blowing every peak had a standing plume of snow off of...
  15. What I'm hearing is this..... People (willingly?)...

    What I'm hearing is this..... People (willingly?) pay somewhere between $1400 up to $2000 for a seasons pass at JH to a ski area that doesn't open until December, that is according to locals...
  16. No worries bro and you are very welcome! Iím glad...

    No worries bro and you are very welcome! Iím glad to hear you like them and that they help keep the Mammoth stoke going.


    Right back at you Hutash. Great meeting you and good skiing with you as...
  17. Anybody that was out at SV this past Saturday...

    Anybody that was out at SV this past Saturday happen to see large family of skiers in matching day glow outfits?
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    They're the Johnson's aka "The Big Ski Family" and this is some strange...
  18. Hey bro, I'm in the same boat. Had a DUI a long...

    Hey bro, I'm in the same boat. Had a DUI a long time ago and I'm headed up to Canada in a couple weeks. I just read about a new law that was passed in December 2018 that has me stressing.
    ...
  19. Is this right? Jackson's projected closing date...

    Is this right? Jackson's projected closing date is April 7th? WTF!
  20. Left Reno at 9:30 a.m. this morning and was on...

    Left Reno at 9:30 a.m. this morning and was on the hill just after noon. The drive down 395 was beautiful with peak after peak covered in snow. It was hard to keep my eyes on the road at times...
  21. Sounds good. This afternoon was awesome. Sunny,...

    Sounds good. This afternoon was awesome. Sunny, no wind, springy down low and winter snow up high. Best of all...by 1:00 p.m. this place was empty. Pics to follow shortly.
  22. Hey dude. Iím up till Friday with the girlfriend,...

    Hey dude. Iím up till Friday with the girlfriend, and she likes to cruise. Hit me up and letís take some runs. Iím out on 23 right now. Beautiful spring day. Cheers.
  23. Wind machine is on over the top today. West/South...

    Wind machine is on over the top today. West/South West winds gusting to over 50 mph is buffing things out. Quick break and back out.
  24. After a rough start on Monday the included...

    After a rough start on Monday the included clouds, the upper mtn socked in, and a few snow showers by 11:00 a.m. most of that moved out and it turned into a decent day. Winds were up for most of the...
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    Donít be a hater. Mammoth Lift Ticket...

    Donít be a hater.

    Mammoth
    Lift Ticket Details
    Kids 4 & Under / Seniors 80+ Ski Free
  26. Chilling in my truck in the Canyon parking lot...

    Chilling in my truck in the Canyon parking lot looking at weather forecasts. Latest wind gusts over the Top and Ch 22 are 77 mph.
  27. Winds are up this morning. Current wind speeds...

    Winds are up this morning. Current wind speeds over the Top and top of Ch 22 are 60-70 mph out of the Southwest. Expect wind holds.
  28. Here's a few pics from around the Mtn on...

    Here's a few pics from around the Mtn on Thursday. Sun came out, and as normal, so did more people. Lots of Tahoe folks on the hill.
    Top didn't open as clouds came in late in the day.
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    Best...
  29. Well congrats on your 1st run post surgery. Got...

    Well congrats on your 1st run post surgery. Got to start somewhere. Clouds came in later in the day. Top didnít open. Snow got springy on the ch 25 & Little Eagle side by the afternoon.
  30. 272976 We must have been standing right next to...

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    We must have been standing right next to each other.
  31. 272872 Chair 16, last run of the day, and still...

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    Chair 16, last run of the day, and still snowing hard! Mid way up the chairline is roped off so no one gets a ski to the head from a low passing chair. Another day of fun storm riding with...
  32. Great storm riding session this afternoon as it...

    Great storm riding session this afternoon as it got deeper by the hour, with hardly anyone on the hill. It started snowing around
    9:30-10:00 a.m. and by noon I headed out. The snow was wetter and...
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    For me, the single biggest thing that changed how...

    For me, the single biggest thing that changed how I looked at things was becoming a Dad at age 31. Prior to that I didnít care what other people thought. But all of a sudden as a Dad, Iím noticing...
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    Itís certainly less intrusive than blazing up,...

    Itís certainly less intrusive than blazing up, but Just because itís legal now doesnít mean itís your god given right to vape anytime & anywhere. Hereís my typical MO. First, scope out whoís in the...
  35. Thursday continued a string of cold days with...

    Thursday continued a string of cold days with highs staying in the teens. The plus side is blower pow remains in the tree's along with the 6-8" of new snow. Howard said that this has been one of if...
  36. Woke up yesterday (Tues) to clear, cold...

    Woke up yesterday (Tues) to clear, cold conditions and Mammoth's nemesis, a ripping East wind over the top. My truck temp gauge read 3 deg when I rolled into the Canyon lot.

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    The Top about...
  37. Woke up today with more cold, blower pow (10-12...

    Woke up today with more cold, blower pow (10-12 inches) on the mtn, less crowds, and a day with equal parts sun at times followed by clouds and snow. Overall temps stayed super cold which kept the...
  38. 269934 If your heading up 395, it's closed North...

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    If your heading up 395, it's closed North of Bishop due to whiteout conditions/blowing snow. Update-As of 12:30 pm 395 North of Bishop appears to have reopened.

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    I drove down from...
  39. 269919 August 6, 2017 Last day of the season. ...

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    August 6, 2017 Last day of the season.


    Like he said, open seven days a week. Everything moves to the main lodge side, and the hours are around 8-1 pm, or close to that. Good times.
  40. Hey, I was curious about the fire you mentioned...

    Hey, I was curious about the fire you mentioned you were on. What was the name of it, and if you don't mind saying, what agency did you work for? I'm ex Region 5 USFS.
  41. Looks like Rose is closed AGAIN today, and with...

    Looks like Rose is closed AGAIN today, and with the current road closures I can't get to Squaw or Alpine. This sucks. I should have gotten up early and driven to Mammoth.
  42. It got all quiet at my place so I just looked...

    It got all quiet at my place so I just looked outside. Dumping snow in Galena at 6000 ft.
  43. 269451 Here's what the winds looked like...

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    Here's what the winds looked like from my place in Galena. Good job.
  44. If you want to be cool, please don't say "Cali"....

    If you want to be cool, please don't say "Cali". I doubt you'll find more snow than here, but good luck. Lot's of time to come back and visit as Mammoth plans to stay open til 4th of July.
  45. Well aren't you a smart guy! Just checked the...

    Well aren't you a smart guy! Just checked the Mammoth facebook page and that looks like the plan.

    https://www.facebook.com/MammothMountain/videos/261243714775649/
  46. Yep, I was there. No need to rush up early as...

    Yep, I was there. No need to rush up early as Rose was on it's usual "casual" pace opening the Chutes. I got there at noon, and sure enough at the crack of 2:00 pm the chutes opened. Seems like alot...
  47. Hey Dude, Check your Private Messages when you...

    Hey Dude,
    Check your Private Messages when you get a chance.
  48. Winds were screaming in Galena last night eh? I...

    Winds were screaming in Galena last night eh? I couldn't make it down my street (Rose rock) last night due to 4-5 ft drifts across it. Got the Tacoma super stuck and it took 45 minutes of shoveling...
  49. 268570 Considered by some to be the most under...

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    Considered by some to be the most under the radar skier in the U.S.
  50. At Rose playing the waiting game for the chutes. ...

    At Rose playing the waiting game for the chutes.
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    Took these from just on the other side of the closure. Nightmare looking very tempting. Got a bit of a North wind up here with...
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