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  1. Interesting. I don't think you've mentioned that...

    Interesting. I don't think you've mentioned that theory to me in our emails, but it might make sense.

    Heal up, sister, and keep fighting!

    HJ (since you probably don't know my TGR alias, but...
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    Thank you! I posted from my tablet last night and...

    Thank you! I posted from my tablet last night and couldn't get the pictures linked. Settled for just posting the link.

    Who wants to go in on it?? :)
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    Who's rig is this? I don't think I've ever seen a...

    Who's rig is this? I don't think I've ever seen a pop up on a snow cat. Genius!


    http://denver.craigslist.org/snw/5047168792.html
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    Did not get a quote from Rocky Mounts...it's...

    Did not get a quote from Rocky Mounts...it's probably a bit early yet on that, but as soon as I have an idea, or a photo, I'll post up here.
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    Yeah, I've come across those as well. The first,...

    Yeah, I've come across those as well. The first, in the etrailer link, is more for scooters or something. I've seen reviews where they say that they won't work well with bike racks. The second seems...
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    I think you're talking about Ron, who has an MWE...

    I think you're talking about Ron, who has an MWE Red October adapter. http://www.mweracks.com/red-october. I've been trying to buy one for a while since it would be perfect for using my Thule hitch...
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    ON3P Billy Goat. :)

    ON3P Billy Goat. :)
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    Thanks! I neglected to mention that the pics...

    Thanks! I neglected to mention that the pics continued through page 3 of the TR, but hopefully you were able to scroll through them all and see the ones from Tokachidake as well.

    We were on the...
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    We were in Hokkaido in February, and spent 10...

    We were in Hokkaido in February, and spent 10 days road tripping around the island. We happened to hit it in the midst of a high pressure system, which was disappointing (no real JaPow), but I will...
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    The only issue I've had with my bikes is with the...

    The only issue I've had with my bikes is with the paint wearing off on the downtubes. Mine are a Pivot 5.7 and a Demo 8...neither are carbon or women's specific, and both have been on rough roads,...
  11. Danno, check with Baetis. I know he did a lot of...

    Danno, check with Baetis. I know he did a lot of trips in the NP in that camper of yours, and I believe he brought dogs. I'm thinking that he may have come up with a solution to what to do with the...
  12. Amazing prose, Black Diamonds!

    Amazing prose, Black Diamonds!
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    Ugh. I cringe when I hear about air disasters. My...

    Ugh. I cringe when I hear about air disasters. My grandparents perished in the crash in Tenerife nearly 40 years ago, and all I can think of is the victims' families, and what they are/will be going...
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    I swung by the TGR office on my way to ski with...

    I swung by the TGR office on my way to ski with Franz and Mrs. Franz on Saturday. Props to your videographers who let us know that they were actually closed on Saturday, and graciously gave us a tour...
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    I live a couple miles above the top of Centennial...

    I live a couple miles above the top of Centennial Cone, and while I haven't been on the trails, I can tell you that it's very dry on everything but north facing slopes up here. I'd imagine that the...
  16. I've spoken to the parking lot guys at Monarch,...

    I've spoken to the parking lot guys at Monarch, and while overnight parking is allowed, they say they'll probably roust you at around 3am to plow the lot.

    Silverton - they say they don't allow...
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    I'm one of those HR types, and honestly can't...

    I'm one of those HR types, and honestly can't believe that you've lost this much brain function on something with such a simple solution.

    Make your cover letter the first page of your resume...
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    I've got a pair of Rossi B100 Pro's for sale....

    I've got a pair of Rossi B100 Pro's for sale. Original liners have never been baked. Size 23.5...I'm not sure whether Rossi breaks on the half size or full size. Could find out if you're interested....
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    News tonight was reporting that he had surgery...

    News tonight was reporting that he had surgery today for a severed tendon. Man...heck of a crash.
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    It was on a Huff Post list of top crockpot...

    It was on a Huff Post list of top crockpot recipes, republished by Food 52. And you may have seen it in your FB feed, being that we're FB friends and all. :)
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    As a word of caution, the soup did come out very...

    As a word of caution, the soup did come out very salty, even with using all low or reduced sodium broth, soy sauce, etc. I probably wouldn't add fish sauce next time to see if that reduced the...
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    The recipe calls for the actual ramen packet...

    The recipe calls for the actual ramen packet noodles, minus the sauce packets. I bought regular ramen noodles at the grocery store, which were a bit smaller and straight.
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    It was delicious...well worth the time wading...

    It was delicious...well worth the time wading through the blog to get to the recipe itself.
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    Bumping this thread for crispy caramelized pork...

    Bumping this thread for crispy caramelized pork ramen noodle soup with curry roasted acorn squash:
    ...
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    Holy shit. I'm glad I'm not living on the river...

    Holy shit. I'm glad I'm not living on the river in Duvall anymore. Hoping all my neighbors are ok.

    And, Holy shit. It's been almost 20 years, but I'm pretty sure I worked in that building.
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    Thanks. This time of year, I'm really only out...

    Thanks. This time of year, I'm really only out for the weekend, and I figured if it's anything but snow, I can put them inside while I'm on the road. The nice thing about the racks is that it will be...
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    Finally had a chance to work on my ladder ski...

    Finally had a chance to work on my ladder ski rack, and I'm getting ready to head south for the weekend. The concept was a little better than the actual implementation... and I might need to come up...
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    I've always been a paper-book girl, but I've been...

    I've always been a paper-book girl, but I've been intrigued by the Kindles. I picked up a refurb'd Fire HD on Amazon Warehouse Deals a few months ago for dirt cheap, and I really like it. I get most...
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    Thank you for this! I missed it the first time...

    Thank you for this! I missed it the first time around, and I'm so glad I saw it this morning. Heading to Hokkaido in February...ridiculously excited!
  30. I know there is a new (as of last year) RV park...

    I know there is a new (as of last year) RV park just outside of Crested Butte, however the last time I called, they told me it was $45 a night in winter with no access to bathrooms, trash, etc. I...
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    The ratcheting mechanism on one of mine broke...

    The ratcheting mechanism on one of mine broke last year. Thule replaced it for free and fedexed the new part to me. Easy peasy, and exactly the way customer service should work.
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    It used to take me 45 minutes to load my old Sun...

    It used to take me 45 minutes to load my old Sun Lite solo. Much less with a helper.

    The only thing really prone to wear in the roof raising mechanism is the gear on the crank handle. These are...
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    Thanks...unfortunately with the amount that it...

    Thanks...unfortunately with the amount that it overlaps the door, I'll have to drill both holes on it. My old truck camper had great ski storage between the footprint of the camper and the bed of...
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    Yep, but my ladder is 12 inches wide, and the...

    Yep, but my ladder is 12 inches wide, and the bolt holes on the Fatcat 4's are 13 inches wide.

    And, even if I could get that to work, the edge of the rack sticks out just enough to block the...
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    Do you have a ladder? I'm planning to modify some...

    Do you have a ladder? I'm planning to modify some Yakima FatCats to attach to my camper's ladder. Will post up pics whenever I get it done.
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    I had a newer version (93) Sun Lite that was my...

    I had a newer version (93) Sun Lite that was my ski rig for many years. Even with canvas sides, it stayed pretty warm in winter without any modifications. With that said, the damage listed in the ad...
  37. Also interested if the other buyers fall through.

    Also interested if the other buyers fall through.
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    I'm on my 3rd camper now (see previously...

    I'm on my 3rd camper now (see previously mentioned other thread). First camper was a sweet cabover purchased on TGR. It was a good deal with some great features, but it never fit my truck. I spent a...
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    Thanks C. I still miss Blue Velvet, and wonder...

    Thanks C. I still miss Blue Velvet, and wonder where she ended up...hope it's with another ski bum.

    Gen 2 was bought by a nice family in Salida. They know Baetis and some other friends, and I...
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    I've definitely heard of folks using foam pads or...

    I've definitely heard of folks using foam pads or reflectx, but I did fine without either. Probably would have run the heater a little less, but still, those heaters put out a ton of heat without...
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    I've probably averaged 15 nights per winter in my...

    I've probably averaged 15 nights per winter in my old camper, which only had canvas sides. The heater was a beast, and I stayed warm down to -20. You could feel cold radiating from the sides/windows,...
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    After several years (and winters) in my old...

    After several years (and winters) in my old uninsulated, yet surprisingly warm, Sun Lite pop up truck camper, I've finally upgraded.

    New-to-me camper has electric jacks, insulated canvas, and,...
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    I'll bet Snowbeard would love to help. If not, I...

    I'll bet Snowbeard would love to help. If not, I could potentially head down that way in a couple of weeks. Maybe in conjunction with a Sand Dunes ski trip.
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    My bikes are covered through my renters insurance...

    My bikes are covered through my renters insurance with State Farm. They won't cover them in a separate policy.
    When my brand new, just built, fully custom mtb was stolen a couple of years ago,...
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    Slathered in mayo? Ugh. What a waste. If it's...

    Slathered in mayo? Ugh. What a waste.

    If it's super fresh, or if it's Copper River salmon, I'll usually just do olive oil, kosher salt, cracked pepper. Perfect on its own. If I need something...
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    Look, by all appearances, you have severe...

    Look, by all appearances, you have severe depression. You absolutely NEED medication. Non negotiable. This isnít about losing your job; itís about losing your life. No job is worth that. You need to...
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    Good looking dog! Looks like he's settling in...

    Good looking dog! Looks like he's settling in well.

    Since adopting Blue, I've been doing some research on Bluetick Hounds, since this breed is new to me. I came across this rescue's blog:...
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    Elk schmelk. Two Denver cops, wives accused...

    Elk schmelk.

    Two Denver cops, wives accused of drunken swingers brawl in Aurora:
    http://www.denverpost.com/ci_25899190/two-denver-cops-under-investigation-aurora-are-placed
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    Man...if I hadn't named him already, that would...

    Man...if I hadn't named him already, that would definitely be it!

    Love the pics of Mr. Kojack.
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    Holy threadbump. There are actually plenty of...

    Holy threadbump. There are actually plenty of places to rescue a dog outside of an official 'rescue'. I think rescues make it tougher to adopt in order to be sure you're fully committed and excited...
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