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    Nothing much in the flathead in terms of high end...

    Nothing much in the flathead in terms of high end outerwear. At least not outside of the normal north face / pata / arcteryx kind of brands.
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    You guys should go double or nothing on whether...

    You guys should go double or nothing on whether it runs on opening day 2019.
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    Gotta watch out for poncho. That dog's a menace...

    Gotta watch out for poncho. That dog's a menace with a bb gun. Terrible aim.
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    Supposedly people are skiing top to bottom on big...

    Supposedly people are skiing top to bottom on big mountain. Haven't been up there myself, and I'm sure they're sticking to lower angle terrain and rock skis, but with the snow forecast for the...
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    Meh. I'm stuck close to the canadian border, ...

    Meh. I'm stuck close to the canadian border, and driving to places that are actually good most weekends. If I start a thread about how awesome the skiing in whitefish is, feel free to call me...
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    I think that's marketable. Like how Snowbird...

    I think that's marketable. Like how Snowbird posts their one star reviews from people who say it's too hard.

    "Snowbowl: don't bring your weak shit here, because there's usually horrendously...
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    Soooo... snowbowl sucks for everyone, and that's...

    Soooo... snowbowl sucks for everyone, and that's why people don't go there?
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    Yeah, no idea if those numbers are super...

    Yeah, no idea if those numbers are super accurate. But I wouldn't be surprised if there were similar inaccuracies at a lot of the small hills.

    And I don't think it'd be that hard to bring in more...
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    http://www.tourismresearchmt.org/index.php?option=...

    http://www.tourismresearchmt.org/index.php?option=com_traveltrends&view=traveltrends&Itemid=113
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    Snowbowl is never going to be a mega resort. But...

    Snowbowl is never going to be a mega resort. But the fact that Lookout and Disco both get more skier visits than Snowbowl (and Lost Trail isn't far behind) is a pretty clear indicator that Snowbowl...
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    To Pat and Ronnie's credit, it takes a unique...

    To Pat and Ronnie's credit, it takes a unique talent to have a ski hill do that poorly in the 2nd largest city in Montana.
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    How did that guy sit on the lift?

    How did that guy sit on the lift?
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    Snowbowl isn't flat, nor is it steep. It's just...

    Snowbowl isn't flat, nor is it steep. It's just kinda homogeneous - it's not bad skiing when conditions are good, but there's not a lot of variety.
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    Right on, thanks. I'm passing through in a...

    Right on, thanks. I'm passing through in a couple days - debating whether to bring a bike. Still a lot of valley snow / ice / slush in the Flathead.
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    You guys riding bikes down there? Trails dry?

    You guys riding bikes down there? Trails dry?
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    Any of you zoo mags want to ride bikes tomorrow...

    Any of you zoo mags want to ride bikes tomorrow evening? I'm in meetings that will hopefully wrap up sometime early - mid afternoon. I'm bringing my bike and my shitty attitude about snowbowl, so...
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    Well, with specific reference to snowbowl, I...

    Well, with specific reference to snowbowl, I think there's a reasonable middle ground between "rampant douchiness" and "Portland." If Pat wasn't a huge dickbag, it's not like it would irreparably...
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    It's true. I'm bitter.

    It's true. I'm bitter.
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    ...or maybe it's just that snowbowl goes about...

    ...or maybe it's just that snowbowl goes about their (legitimate) business decisions in a manner that (unnecessarily) pisses off the users of that (public) land. It's not that snowbowl doesn't have...
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    Truth. The Whitefish zip lines are a cash cow. ...

    Truth. The Whitefish zip lines are a cash cow.

    I did the zip lines up there once and don't really see the attraction, but it appears to be freeing up more money to build bike trails so I'm not...
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    ah. we used to tour back there pretty often. If...

    ah. we used to tour back there pretty often. If you hit it right, you can get a decent north facing run with a pretty easy skin back up to paradise.
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    People end up down on hwy 93 with some regularity.

    People end up down on hwy 93 with some regularity.
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    How can you not? A clean pass (clean = left...

    How can you not?

    A clean pass (clean = left side) on an icy mountain road should be part of any driver's exam. Bonus points if all 4 wheels are drifting during the pass. Double bonus points if...
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    This thread is such an accurate representation of...

    This thread is such an accurate representation of Snowbowl as a whole. 90% drama, 10% stoke.
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    you don't understand. snowbowl doesn't suck. it...

    you don't understand. snowbowl doesn't suck. it just has "character"
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    I'm heading down for it. Which also means I...

    I'm heading down for it. Which also means I won't get to partake in your truck winching extravaganza - good luck with that.
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    Whatever. Jim Nabors has the right to spend his...

    Whatever. Jim Nabors has the right to spend his money as he sees fit. Who am I to question the decisions of the oligarchy?

    (free hot chocolate is 3...2...1...)
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    I'd like to think that if I ran a ski area, I'd...

    I'd like to think that if I ran a ski area, I'd actually pay attention to suggestions so that my customers didn't feel the need to take the issue to the FS. Even if I didn't want to implement a...
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    well, I really can't blame the management for...

    well, I really can't blame the management for planning to kill someone who would publicly slander Snowbowl's good name and try to interfere with their prerogative to carry on business as they please....
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    If it makes you guys feel any better, I moved out...

    If it makes you guys feel any better, I moved out of Missoula for the skiing.
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    y'know, I hear blue cheese strengthens shoulder...

    y'know, I hear blue cheese strengthens shoulder connective tissue.

    Hope it heals up quick. Or in the alternative, hope it wasn't your jerking-it arm.
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    If your ass is what's getting cold, you're doing...

    If your ass is what's getting cold, you're doing it wrong.
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    meh. total base depth is practically the same...

    meh. total base depth is practically the same thing as overnight snowfall anyways.
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    It is definitely possible to build a kicker near...

    It is definitely possible to build a kicker near the parking lot at Lolo in a place that won't slide. There's a good chance that someone's already built the kicker for you and left a couple of empty...
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    hmmm. forgot about the blue cheese issue. I'm...

    hmmm. forgot about the blue cheese issue. I'm not sure I can get over that.

    a lack of touring gear is also going to be a hurdle, although I do have a spare touring setup at the moment...
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    Its skiable up here, in case you feel like...

    Its skiable up here, in case you feel like driving this weekend. Big Mtn's base is at 37". I've got two days in so far, and it was good.
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    You can't talk about snow falling until Nov....

    You can't talk about snow falling until Nov. 15th??!?

    There are worthwhile turns to be had way before that.
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    ^^^ holy shit, that snow pack is low. I don't...

    ^^^ holy shit, that snow pack is low. I don't think I ever remember seeing that many trees poking through, and that was an area I'd hit mostly in the early season.
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    Did they actually manage to open on time this...

    Did they actually manage to open on time this year, or did ski patrol sleep in like last year's 11:00 opening?
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    A little belated, but what the hell... A few...

    A little belated, but what the hell... A few closing day pics.

    I told myself I wouldn't start drinking until at least noon. With that in mind, I managed to hold out until 10:15. The Gelande...
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    Any other missoula mags going up for closing day...

    Any other missoula mags going up for closing day tomorrow? Weather looks like it might be nice, and there's a good chance that we'll be setting up a gelande quaffing table in the parking lot.
    ...
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    Not bad at all up there today. Rode a couple...

    Not bad at all up there today. Rode a couple chairs w/ Rootskier, but had to leave early. Snowforecast says that tomorrow should be pretty good too (...antijinx)
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    Due to the lack of snow at snowbowl, we went to...

    Due to the lack of snow at snowbowl, we went to Lookout because it looked deep, and deep it was.

    Pics from Friday:

    bdoubleu:...
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    some kuros just showed up on my doorstep. Now it...

    some kuros just showed up on my doorstep. Now it has to snow a lot tomorrow. (antijinx)
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    Awesome - Friday was pretty good day. Hopefully...

    Awesome - Friday was pretty good day. Hopefully there's more of that in the near future.
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    Its been pretty good the last couple days,...

    Its been pretty good the last couple days, although Lolo was gloppy today.

    A couple pics from Saturday:

    Lurker Brian...
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    not too bad at all, and I got a bunch of totally...

    not too bad at all, and I got a bunch of totally fresh turns at 4:00 today, so tomorrow should still be pretty good.

    Sucks about the edge Root - I thought I was doing a pretty good job of...
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    seriously... nothing to see on the snowbowl...

    seriously... nothing to see on the snowbowl report. Move along.
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    Anyone here ever been in the hot tub at the...

    Anyone here ever been in the hot tub at the Gelandesprung? We're thinking of getting some rooms up there for a friends birthday, and I need to know how cozy I'm going to be getting with a bunch of...
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