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    Front range bro here (no Sprinter,...

    Front range bro here (no Sprinter, unfortunately).

    Wolf Creek was stellar all weekend, but this morning was the highlight. Skied all over the mountain yesterday and stuck with Alberta all day...
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    https://www.mountainproject.com/forum/topic/120125...

    https://www.mountainproject.com/forum/topic/120125265/rip-darek-krol#ForumMessage-120127885
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    Full report is available here:...

    Full report is available here: https://avalanche.state.co.us/caic/acc/acc_report.php?acc_id=744&accfm=inv&view=public
  4. Everything is sold. Thanks all.

    Everything is sold. Thanks all.
  5. Sale pending on split, bindings, and skins. Avy...

    Sale pending on split, bindings, and skins. Avy kit still available. Make me an offer...
  6. FS: Splitboard Backcountry Kit, Beacon Shovel Probe

    Hoping to sell a backcountry splitboard setup and avy kit. Everything (except the skins) is in good to great condition. Skins will need some work. Paypal or Venmo works. I would like to arrange for...
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    Awesome thanks. I'll be up tomorrow.

    Awesome thanks. I'll be up tomorrow.
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    Word on stability? A Basin was a ton of fun...

    Word on stability?

    A Basin was a ton of fun today! Tomorrow should still be good.
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    Anybody have any inside word on when zuma is...

    Anybody have any inside word on when zuma is going to open? Tomorrow? Wednesday?

    A-Basin was great today, snow is soft and chalky all over and the wind was loading up/buffing out the spine and...
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    http://www.kunc.org/post/colorados-i-70-winter-ski...

    http://www.kunc.org/post/colorados-i-70-winter-ski-traffic-getting-worse-it-depends#stream/0

    "Rice and CDOT acknowledged that the corridor needs infrastructure improvements to fit the growing...
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    Skiing was terrible at hidden valley today. Wind...

    Skiing was terrible at hidden valley today. Wind wind wind.
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    Awesome, thanks. Planning to be below treeline...

    Awesome, thanks. Planning to be below treeline tomorrow. Hope its still good!
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    Any recent reports from the Park? Interested in...

    Any recent reports from the Park? Interested in thoughts on quality and stability.

    Cheers.
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    WP was awesome today. Got lucky with two laps...

    WP was awesome today. Got lucky with two laps through Hole in the wall during an hour of directed skiing. Snow was soft everywhere else. It was cold.

    On another note, anybody need a touring...
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    Hahah. Thanks, Foggy.

    Hahah. Thanks, Foggy.
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    Any other reports on snowpack/stability from...

    Any other reports on snowpack/stability from Berthoud? This field report makes it look a bit spicy: http://avalanche.state.co.us/caic/obs/obs_report.php?obs_id=36389. I haven't made it out yet this...
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    Yeah i would have gone to a basin and I was...

    Yeah i would have gone to a basin and I was worried about Loveland getting closed and being forced to deal with the mess at the tunnel. Being able to completely avoid the tunnel is a major plus for...
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    How much is tomorrow afternoon's drive back to...

    How much is tomorrow afternoon's drive back to the front range going to suck?
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    I read through the report and I still don't...

    I read through the report and I still don't really understand what the patrollers were doing out there. Were they just skiing or was it recon work related to the resort? I'm not aware of a wolf creek...
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    Colorado Weather Discussion Thread

    A basin was all time today. East wall was in prime, untouched condition. Sick lines all over the place. Should still be good tomorrow if you hike, below the traverse was pretty well tracked.

    Edit...
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    sweet thanks.

    sweet thanks.
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    Yeah I'm not surprised those lines are a...

    Yeah I'm not surprised those lines are a permanent closure. I'm also not surprised they have been skied. Does booger ramp or booger snot ever open?
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    Yeah, the tree chutes and the more standard lines...

    Yeah, the tree chutes and the more standard lines on the east wall have already all opened a few times this year. I guess I'm more curious about what other, more obscure lines have the chance of...
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    A-Basin east wall lines

    Alan Hencecroth, COO of A Basin posted this sweet photo map of the east wall with a ton of lines labeled: 152392
    (http://arapahoebasin.com/ABasin/image-library/inline-landscape/east-wall.jpg)

    It...
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    Yeah that detail wasn't there last night, thanks....

    Yeah that detail wasn't there last night, thanks. Sad news.
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    I switched the quality from 720 to 380 and that...

    I switched the quality from 720 to 380 and that seems to have helped. Still daily motion though.
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    CAIC just posted a preliminary report of a fatal...

    CAIC just posted a preliminary report of a fatal slide near conejos peak. Prelim report says, "Primary Activity: Others at Work" anybody know what that means?
    ...
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    A basin was sick yesterday. It looks like the...

    A basin was sick yesterday. It looks like the next couple of snow events will be on the warm side again.
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    Friends of CAIC just posted a longer vid with...

    Friends of CAIC just posted a longer vid with some background. Looks like fun!!!


    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tJkZgjrzJ40
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    Hows stability looking in RMNP these days? ...

    Hows stability looking in RMNP these days?

    Spencer Logan's forecast discussion for the front range was pretty scary this morning.
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    Plan was to crash on a buddy's couch with the...

    Plan was to crash on a buddy's couch with the plan of skiing BC. Drive tonight = sleep tomorrow morning (speaking relatively).

    Might turn out to be an A-basin day after all.
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    Jealous of all who got out today. Trying to head...

    Jealous of all who got out today. Trying to head to vail tonight but I just noticed that CDOT is saying WB I-70 is closed at Empire for "police activity" anybody have any more info on this?

    Edit:...
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    I am a CC alum, class of 2012. There is some...

    I am a CC alum, class of 2012. There is some truth to the posts above but a lot of exaggeration too. I loved it.

    Academics: I thought the actual school part of CC was pretty awesome. The block...
  34. Just saw this via CBS on twitter:...

    Just saw this via CBS on twitter: https://twitter.com/CBS4Jeff/status/420664932388990976/photo/1

    HUGE crown..

    vibes.
  35. How about a discount for CC alums?????????

    How about a discount for CC alums?????????
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    Yeah yeah yeah noahs ark and all that...but what...

    Yeah yeah yeah noahs ark and all that...but what is going on in RMNP?

    Sent from my Vortex using TGR Forums
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    Is it raining in estes park as hard as it is in...

    Is it raining in estes park as hard as it is in denver right now? Im trying to get on some rock early tomorrow morning and Id prefer it not to be seeping...

    Whos got my beta?

    Sent from my...
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    Thanks for the TAR links. In terms of interest,...

    Thanks for the TAR links. In terms of interest, the hook is set. I can't get enough of this kind of material.

    However, im not sure that will translate into $$$ quite yet. Probably in a few years...
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    I suppose I should start by saying this: I am...

    I suppose I should start by saying this: I am young (22) and inexperienced (2nd year in the BC). I have been thinking about this incident a lot especially because if I was with this group I'm not...
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    Thanks for the link, I've watched most of these....

    Thanks for the link, I've watched most of these. Good stuff. What else ya got?
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    Haha, true. Although on Sunday afternoon they...

    Haha, true. Although on Sunday afternoon they only got one or two small wind loaded pockets to pull out from what I saw. Hopefully the new snow wants to stick around with the old...
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    Has Zuma cornice opened since Saturday? I was...

    Has Zuma cornice opened since Saturday?

    I was there on Sunday and they were bombing and ski cutting everything (focusing on the stuff closest to the lift) as if they were gonna open it but when I...
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    Yes! That was sick.

    Yes! That was sick.
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    I didnt really hit too many rocks off zuma...

    I didnt really hit too many rocks off zuma cornice. That said, the snow was definitely not bottomless and I found the sun-crusted hardpack every now and then. Oh and most of the cliffs were in play...
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    yeeeeeaaaaahhh A Basin was so fun today! Got...

    yeeeeeaaaaahhh A Basin was so fun today! Got lucky and was at the rope drop for the West gate to zuma cornice. Literally first person down Groswold. Then did hot laps on the hike till it was well...
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    Fuck that was a sick edit.

    Fuck that was a sick edit.
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    Sick sick day at Wolf Creek. Well worth the trip....

    Sick sick day at Wolf Creek. Well worth the trip. Still puking when we left the parking lot at 4:40 this afternoon so tomorrow should be awesome as well if that keeps up.
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    Agreed, had the deepest day of my life there a...

    Agreed, had the deepest day of my life there a few years back. But the question remains, will sunday be the right time!?
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    I'm thinking of heading to Wolf Creek for local's...

    I'm thinking of heading to Wolf Creek for local's day on Sunday but it seems like Saturday might be the day there.......worth the drive?
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    Yea Ralph's has got to be first. that was sick!

    Yea Ralph's has got to be first. that was sick!
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