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    Im about your same size and I demoed the Rustler...

    Im about your same size and I demoed the Rustler 11 in 192 the other day and it rips. I had a blast on it. Might be a bit much for the resort though. Its a crusher for sure. Manageable in the bumps....
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    Can't wait for fall. Gonna be a long hot summer.

    Can't wait for fall. Gonna be a long hot summer.
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    Large wet slide. Wet slides dont care about...

    Large wet slide. Wet slides dont care about mitigation work. It takes a LOT of warmth to cause a slide like that. Record warmth for an extended period of time. Rare to see it this early in the year.
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    I bikes about 5K miles in the last year...

    I bikes about 5K miles in the last year (Denver/Boulder). Lots of winter days in the 60's and even 70's. Crazy.
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    This next "storm" has all the makings of a...

    This next "storm" has all the makings of a skunker for Eagle Co. and maybe even Summit. The jet is still too east of Co. so Colorado is on the "unhappy" side of it still. Been the norm this winter....
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    Like this guy's take on the current Colorado...

    Like this guy's take on the current Colorado Weather: https://vimeo.com/119358100
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    Yeah, the memories of 10/11 are getting me...

    Yeah, the memories of 10/11 are getting me through these rough times. Not that there hasnt been amazing days after that but it has not been consistent been more of a roller coaster ride with highs...
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    The West has been getting fucked for years now....

    The West has been getting fucked for years now. Sucks. Been wanting to ski Tahoe for years. Nother season written off.

    In Colorado it has not been so bad but we been getting nickel and dimed a...
  9. Sweet. Il be on the lookout for reduce prices....

    Sweet. Il be on the lookout for reduce prices. Saw an SIA preview and Blizzard did not change much on the Cochise. Made the tips (and the ski) lighter by using carbon. There might be other minor...
  10. Help me pick my One Ski Quiver for Colorado Resort Skiing

    Hi, I am an Advanced skier (not expert) looking to buy a pair of skies to be used inside the ropes of Colorado Resorts. I mostly spend my days skiing blk or dbl black diamond runs no matter the snow...
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    Hurt is over, for now. Bonafide Powder Day at the...

    Hurt is over, for now. Bonafide Powder Day at the i70 resorts. Snow looks to be pretty light so beware of rough spots under but some places should ski much deeper. Thanks to the low forecast crowds...
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    Good snow still about 2 weeks out for Colorado....

    Good snow still about 2 weeks out for Colorado. Plan accordingly. Some decent wind buff is found on high elev. north / ne facing slopes but most resorts are hurting bad, not in coverage (above 10.5k)...
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    Awesome day at The Beav today....if it were...

    Awesome day at The Beav today....if it were March! Spring like skiing below 10500 ft. on sunny slopes. I actually enjoyed the sun and soft snow.
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    87mph @Gilpin, 70mph @Ward and Monarch Mtn, 56mph...

    87mph @Gilpin, 70mph @Ward and Monarch Mtn, 56mph @Breck, 57mph @ Loveland Pass and A-Basin, 41mph@Steamboat. West of Vail Pass it was pretty mellow. I was at the Beav and very little wind all day.
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    Read in another forum that freezing rain and rain...

    Read in another forum that freezing rain and rain fell all over Vail yesterday. Anyone confirm?
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    Is that Lower Stone Creek? (Twin Aspen chute?)...

    Is that Lower Stone Creek? (Twin Aspen chute?) Poked around there today. Good snow but it is mogully in a lot of places. Tough to ski chowder mostly. Yesterday's snow filled up more than I though it...
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    Because 'Bama lost last night? :D

    Because 'Bama lost last night? :D
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    Why is it that it's usually colder at The Beav...

    Why is it that it's usually colder at The Beav than at Vail? (on any given similar aspect). I was really happy the coverage this past sunday at the Beav. Hill is in great shape. Won't be back until...
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    Bottom was a bit rough early in the morn in a lot...

    Bottom was a bit rough early in the morn in a lot of places but it just kept getting better and better and was smooth late. Slopes were starved for snow great to see this storm produce some good...
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    Thank you in advance :D

    Thank you in advance :D
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    Bama won and low and behold the GFS forecast got...

    Bama won and low and behold the GFS forecast got worse and worse with each run. Now it looks like very little snow for the central and northern Colorado Mountains for the next 17 days. The front...
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    Today was amazing. I got my fix. Wow.

    Today was amazing. I got my fix. Wow.
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    Very true. My bad, Much safer from an avalanche...

    Very true. My bad, Much safer from an avalanche perspective when snow falls on bare ground so very true. I meant that there are a LOT of obstacles just under. Those take a while to get covered. On in...
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    I am sure you cant. Mtn Ops is working on the...

    I am sure you cant. Mtn Ops is working on the hill to get it open so they probably have a bunch of equipment laying around, unmarked and possibly lurking just below the surface of the snow. I bet...
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    I had been riding my road bike almost every day...

    I had been riding my road bike almost every day in Denver and Boulder since May. Longest riding season I can remember. I even had some great days in October in the high country, without any cold...
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    Its a miracle what they have been able to do at A...

    Its a miracle what they have been able to do at A Basin considering they have had one of the warmest and driest fall periods I can remember. The weather has not been cooperating at all. The lower sun...
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    Yeah, that is what I was thinking, just a small...

    Yeah, that is what I was thinking, just a small nudge of the jet to the SW and the weather in the Colorado mountains will change drastically (to the better for out purposes). It's gonna be close.
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    Generally you need more than about 5in SWE in the...

    Generally you need more than about 5in SWE in the snowpack and good consistent snowfall in the days leading up to the opening and cold weather. Right now there is about 0.5in SWE of Snow in the...
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    Thanks. Obviously waaaay too early to write...

    Thanks.

    Obviously waaaay too early to write off the season as a whole. Its impossible to do it this early. But early season (Nov-Dec.) is looking really down and doubtful it will be good since...
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    I think its a good bet that Holiday skiing at the...

    I think its a good bet that Holiday skiing at the i70 resorts is gonna suck this year. Again. Im talking about the low chances that the good terrain will be open by then. That snopack graph is gonna...
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    The hurt has begun. Officially one of the worst...

    The hurt has begun. Officially one of the worst starts of the past years.

    https://www.tetongravity.com/images/ci-images/37190/screen_shot_2014-11-04_at_10.48.03_pm__forum.png
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    Yep. Buckle up guys, this season looks like its...

    Yep. Buckle up guys, this season looks like its gonna be a bumpy ride. Not looking good at all. Still early but doesnt look good with each passing week and no real snowfall.
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    Yep, looks like a Classic Wolf Creek Only storm...

    Yep, looks like a Classic Wolf Creek Only storm with SW flow. Most resorts in Co don't get any snow with SW winds. It shuts it down. Sometimes a piece of energy might break from the storm an create...
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    Usually Steamboat is the best bet for December....

    Usually Steamboat is the best bet for December. Wolf Creek can get lucky but it is really hit or miss and dependent on large dumps. Steamboat has much more consistent snowfall during early season.
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    Na, Winter is over. Might get a storm or two max...

    Na, Winter is over. Might get a storm or two max but that is about it. The big melt is on. Mud season. Gonna be a long summer. Already started riding my road bike. :)
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    Solution? #1 Avoid it during problematic...

    Solution?

    #1 Avoid it during problematic times.
    #2 Eliminate the Epic Pass.
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    Some recently posted images on the CAIC website....

    Some recently posted images on the CAIC website. The locations are pretty obvious and the slides look massive.

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    It really seems that way. I also saw a pretty...

    It really seems that way.

    I also saw a pretty big avy off Zuma cornice in A-Basin (looking at the webcam). The wind has really done a number on most above treeline terrain in the ten mile and...
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    Posted today on FB: "Arapahoe Basin Ski Area...

    Posted today on FB:

    "Arapahoe Basin Ski Area
    Think you got what it takes to patrol at the Legend? We're looking for a few good men and women for our volunteer patrol staff! Tryouts are two weeks...
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    Breckenridge posted these images on their...

    Breckenridge posted these images on their Facebook feed Dec. 25th. Clearly shows evidence of several good sized slides in the peak 6 area. Obviously the purpose of the pics was to showcase the Peak 6...
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    Brian Lazar from CAIC explains it well: "So,...

    Brian Lazar from CAIC explains it well:

    "So, across the deeper parts of the zone and in more wind-loaded areas, we are transitioning from a Persistent Slab problem to a Deep Persistent Slab...
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    Thx for the info. It does not surprise me what...

    Thx for the info. It does not surprise me what you said. Sad to hear though. Ive talked to BSP a few times and like most they are a hard working great group of people. The Alpine terrain in Breck...
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    Thanks for the info. I am puzzled why none of...

    Thanks for the info. I am puzzled why none of these avalanches are on the CAIC website and I searched for them in the news and nothing. Its odd given that I am sure a LOT of people saw at least the...
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    Breckenridge Avalanches

    Hi, there have been some reports of some huge avalanches triggered by ski patrol inside the Breckenridge ski area. Information has been spotty but I managed to find an image of a huge crown, posted...
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    The above treeline terrain at Breck always gets...

    The above treeline terrain at Breck always gets loaded. This year there is a nasty persistent slab problem (not uncommon) in most of the state. Check out CAIC for more info. Nasty slides are just...
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    I agree, best to stick to lower angle stuff and...

    I agree, best to stick to lower angle stuff and avoid above treelike and open terrain. There was a wicked wind storm around Vail a few days ago.
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    Those are the best ones. Much better than hyped...

    Those are the best ones. Much better than hyped up 12" storms that attract heavy crowds on the hill but only 1-4" falls.
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    How are the Vail bowls looking? Did you get a...

    How are the Vail bowls looking? Did you get a look back there?
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    Snow Creek, Mt. San Jacinto, California. It's...

    Snow Creek, Mt. San Jacinto, California.

    It's a grind. The climb is over 9,500 ft vert. The ski down is over 5,500 ft vert which is a nice reward.
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    WOW, best overnight snowfall for the i70 resorts...

    WOW, best overnight snowfall for the i70 resorts in the past two seasons...and on the very last day for many of them.

    Should be amazing out there. Go get it. Everything should be good.
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