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    Waiting for XXX-er to chime in here..

    Waiting for XXX-er to chime in here..
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    It is

    It is
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    I had a similar commute a few years ago, such an...

    I had a similar commute a few years ago, such an unpleasant ride. The section from Pioneer Square to South Lake Union is horrendous. I would frequently supplement with the light rail.

    I have bike...
  4. 374249 N facing at Alta was pretty good last...

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    N facing at Alta was pretty good last night, inch of fresh on a soft base
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    You could try scooting your heelpiece forward by...

    You could try scooting your heelpiece forward by a mm. I measured the plastic spacer that comes with the Crests and it's 5mm thick, and the directions specify a 4mm gap at the heel.
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    Swenson on SC Blur: 5:28 Kabush on gravel bike:...

    Swenson on SC Blur: 5:28
    Kabush on gravel bike: 5:43
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    sf, did you end up trying any of the suggested...

    sf, did you end up trying any of the suggested skis?
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    +1. Its also more on the leeward side of the...

    +1. Its also more on the leeward side of the mountains than most of the other Santa Cruz trails so they get less moisture, especially compared to the trails in Nisene.
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    Ski similar to the Volkl 100eight?

    I bought a pair of 181 Volkl 100eights here 6 weeks ago and they are by far my favorite ski ever. I have been skiing them a lot and love the directional, long-ish radius, subtle full-rocker shape....
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    completely disagree. while its not technical, the...

    completely disagree. while its not technical, the rocky sections wear on you over the many miles and a full sus is definitely more efficient, as evidenced that most FKTs are set on them.
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    others skis to consider: Atomic Bentchetler 100,...

    others skis to consider: Atomic Bentchetler 100, WNDR Alpine Vital and Intention, Line Sick Day 104
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    Chiming in late but I've paid for several bike...

    Chiming in late but I've paid for several bike fits and $285 for 3hr is cheap if its a reputable fitter. Unless you know the fitter is good, a cheap fit will leave you wanting more.

    As others...
  13. “Once that when we went into his garage, he told...

    “Once that when we went into his garage, he told us that he never wanted to sell them, he was afraid he was going to get caught and he never wanted to use them, he just felt compelled to steal them.”...
  14. Thats pretty concerning and makes me regret going...

    Thats pretty concerning and makes me regret going Ikon..
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    I rode there a lot 2010-2013 (helped build Donut...

    I rode there a lot 2010-2013 (helped build Donut ~2012) and I never saw any rangers above Aptos Creek
  16. I would imagine it would be some kind of...

    I would imagine it would be some kind of dashboard/hang tag or license plate number
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    That would be a great ride, I've done it before...

    That would be a great ride, I've done it before but only with 2 demo loops, 3 is very burly. If its a weekday descending Westridge thru Nisene is fun but you risk getting a ticket and there are...
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    If you want a longer outing its hard to beat a...

    If you want a longer outing its hard to beat a Aptos-Demo ride. The fire road up to Demo from Aptos is a great climb and you can take singletrack almost all the way down from Demo into Aptos. Its all...
  19. It certainly could be higher. Its the same...

    It certainly could be higher. Its the same penalty Solitude has been charging, but at least Solitude has free roadside parking.
  20. White Pine parking is gonna be brutal

    White Pine parking is gonna be brutal
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    Great info thanks, I'm in for my Roxa's

    Great info thanks, I'm in for my Roxa's
  22. Alta's eco-friendly branding is a complete joke....

    Alta's eco-friendly branding is a complete joke. Shame on them.
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    My Crests have this problem, it only happens when...

    My Crests have this problem, it only happens when using the "high" riser with the pins facing backwards.
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    Its an expensive, ugly town that gets overrun...

    Its an expensive, ugly town that gets overrun with Seattle tourists that also happens to be in the best location in the continental US for hiking, ski touring and climbing. The Enchantments and...
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    I was thinking about doing a P2P ride in around a...

    I was thinking about doing a P2P ride in around a month starting at the base of Farmington Cyn, riding up to the top, go south on Skyline Dr and take the GWT to Big Mtn Pass. From there, depending on...
  26. The majority of the parking in Alta, including...

    The majority of the parking in Alta, including Wildcat, Albion and Grizzly Gulch lots are included in Alta's lease from the USFS. Alta can require reservations and/or fees and it is completely...
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    Can anyone compare the Blaze 106 to the 100eight?...

    Can anyone compare the Blaze 106 to the 100eight? It seems like the Blaze line effectively replaces the XXeight line and maintains a lot of similarities
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    I'll be arriving from Utah tomorrow for the week...

    I'll be arriving from Utah tomorrow for the week and would love to do some skiing if anyone wants a partner. Thinking of starting with VA lakes tomorrow to get the lay of the land, what time do the...
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    ATK Kuluar just dropped:...

    ATK Kuluar just dropped: https://prime-skiing.de/atk-bindings-kuluar-2022-pid55993/

    Looks like they took the Crest and swapped out the heelpiece for a U-spring with adjustable lateral release,...
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    AKB you are a legend! I'll be visiting from...

    AKB you are a legend!

    I'll be visiting from Utah next week and hoping to get up high conditions permitting. Never been to the Eastern Sierra with skis, but I am familiar with the terrain in...
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    Thanks! I've been on Volkl 100eights the last...

    Thanks! I've been on Volkl 100eights the last couple weeks which I bought here, I definitely get it now. Not tons of rocker which is nice for getting some bite on hard morning snow but its amazing...
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    I only tested bindings that were mounted. You...

    I only tested bindings that were mounted. You probably couldn't get the squishy spring to move on an unmounted binding. I feel like they may have better QC on the Helio 350/ Raider heel since its...
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    They will still take you. Most of their staff is...

    They will still take you. Most of their staff is probably college students in the same boat. They just don't want anyone who has to go and take 3 weeks off in July or something like that.
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    $300 will get you some Assos shorts which will...

    $300 will get you some Assos shorts which will give you a much bigger improvement in riding experience than a silly fork
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    Tgapp pls listen to Boissal here.. that fork is...

    Tgapp pls listen to Boissal here.. that fork is cheap for a reason
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    Bumping this thread, has anyone tried mounting...

    Bumping this thread, has anyone tried mounting forward with these?
  37. Was hoping to ski something off Red Baldy but...

    Was hoping to ski something off Red Baldy but there were some recent wet slides. Went to Boulder Basin where snow was still good on high north but there was crust on all aspects below ~9500ft
  38. Thread: Ikon Pass

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    Big Sky has made the Tram cost extra on top of...

    Big Sky has made the Tram cost extra on top of the standard pass for years, not surprised here.
  39. Hoping to find some powder before it gets wrecked...

    Hoping to find some powder before it gets wrecked by the sun after work today. Would folks anticipate wet slide risk on N facing slopes over 10k in LCC this afternoon?
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    My GF is 5'1" and riding a XS 29er with no...

    My GF is 5'1" and riding a XS 29er with no problems. Frame geometry has improved a lot in recent years, pretty much anyone can get along with a 29er these days if the frame is the right size.
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    It will be difficult to find a boot with a lower...

    It will be difficult to find a boot with a lower volume heel that can also accommodate a high instep. The Quantum Asolo might be worth a try, its pretty narrow but GregL was able to give it some big...
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    3rd

    3rd
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    non existent?!?! they weigh like 60g!! ...

    non existent?!?! they weigh like 60g!!

    seriously though its hard to go wrong, get whatever's in stock and fits your bike. MRP, Wolf Tooth, AbsoluteBlack are all good.

    Most people have stopped...
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    The skis were sold to Tgapp months ago. I kinda...

    The skis were sold to Tgapp months ago. I kinda regret it but he has built a full BMT collection and I'm honored to have helped create it.
  45. Snowmass is higher elevation than Deer Valley by...

    Snowmass is higher elevation than Deer Valley by a whole lot so the snow is almost guaranteed to be much much better early season.

    Jackson has the best early season in the continental US, and its...
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    Great deal on some great boots. I bolted a power...

    Great deal on some great boots. I bolted a power strap on mine which made them even better.
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    A few weeks ago I was complaining about how the...

    A few weeks ago I was complaining about how the elasticity springs in my Hagan Pure/Crest bindings were really soft and squishy, and friends who have the same bindings all had varying degrees of...
  48. Is there still enough coverage to go off piste...

    Is there still enough coverage to go off piste anywhere below 9990?
  49. Thread: Ikon Pass

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    Very odd that they bumped up the spring access...

    Very odd that they bumped up the spring access for next year's pass to today without any emails or anything to people who had bought passes, just quietly updated the site. Very grateful to posters...
  50. WTB: Liners for 22.5 boots (Intuition ideally)

    Looking to buy a pair of heat-moldable liners for my GF, she has Lange women's RX 110 boots in 22.5. New/unmolded preferably.
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