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  1. Sorry for the thread hijack, but those Fischer...

    Sorry for the thread hijack, but those Fischer branded touring bindings look like dynafit rotation / radical 2.0 but with a toe on a sliding track?

    But the heel looks stock... so you know if...
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    Got it... thanks. What I'm looking at is on...

    Got it... thanks.

    What I'm looking at is on clearance so no dice as mentioned above.

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    Anyone have a code to share please? Sent from...

    Anyone have a code to share please?

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    Will do. Sent from my SM-A505W using Tapatalk

    Will do.

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    Thanks for the offer... I'll send you a PM if I...

    Thanks for the offer... I'll send you a PM if I follow through on this destination (as I think I will).

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    I haven't been in a while so hopefully someone...

    I haven't been in a while so hopefully someone else can give more info, but the snow reports are not inspiring... been a bit of a dry spell lately.

    Castle can still be good without much new snow...
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    Honestly, fresh tracks on groomers at 11 in the...

    Honestly, fresh tracks on groomers at 11 in the sun sounds pretty good to me for this trip.

    There was a post above that said the north bowls were crusty? That would cut the good terrain in half,...
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    I have an extended weekend pass from the wife and...

    I have an extended weekend pass from the wife and I'm considering coming to the Schweitzer / 49 North / Silver area.

    Can someone tell me how things are skiing in that area lately? Snow reports...
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    Fernie and Kickinghorse do up here in...

    Fernie and Kickinghorse do up here in canuckistan.

    I think all RCR resorts use them but i haven't been to the other 2 in a while.

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    Come back to this thread in a decade or two. You...

    Come back to this thread in a decade or two. You don't fit the description. [emoji6]

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    What are people using for studs? Is it really...

    What are people using for studs? Is it really worth it to pay for these "crown" studs I've seen for sale?

    Had a great ride on some trails in the city today but some side hill areas with natural...
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    Maybe but there's snow in the long range forecast...

    Maybe but there's snow in the long range forecast for next weekend... we'll see if it holds up.

    I have a weekend pass from the wife and jasper is on the maybe list... game time decision depending...
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    Haha... right you are! [emoji23] Sent from my...

    Haha... right you are! [emoji23]

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    This is the current forecast for jasper national...

    This is the current forecast for jasper national park...

    "Good turns found between 1740 and 1705m... enjoy!"https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20200214/c49b8a208b8545722984826998404a78.jpg

    Sent...
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    Why wouldn't you use the bit that's recommended?...

    Why wouldn't you use the bit that's recommended?

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    If that's happening it's likely because your...

    If that's happening it's likely because your older boot is wearing down.

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    Is that observation sub peak? I think I've skied...

    Is that observation sub peak? I think I've skied that and remember mellow runs.

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    Is there any relatively safe meadow skipping...

    Is there any relatively safe meadow skipping touring terrain on hwy 93N that would be suitable for solo skiing?

    Don't worry, I won't hold you responsible for my decisions... just wondering if it's...
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    ^^^ can't help with that question directly but...

    ^^^ can't help with that question directly but the cochise is my resort boot.

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    Great stoke, Gary! Sent from my SM-A505W using...

    Great stoke, Gary!

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  21. Thread: New Gimp

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    Man, I know the US health care system has it's...

    Man, I know the US health care system has it's issues, but if you have good coverage you get good and timely treatment. It's great that your case is progressing this quickly.

    After tearing my...
  22. Perfect... if the OP just sends these to calgary...

    Perfect... if the OP just sends these to calgary he'll have 4 signatures and will likely quadruple their value!

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    Drill press wont make a difference... what will...

    Drill press wont make a difference... what will is making sure your holes are very accurately located... so take your time with your centre punch and make sure your template is aligned straight and...
  24. Love it! But apetor would be wearing...

    Love it!

    But apetor would be wearing significantly fewer clothes.

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  25. I'll sign it... I've got time. Sent from my...

    I'll sign it... I've got time.

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    First day touring in about 5 years today. Went...

    First day touring in about 5 years today.

    Went to Vermillion on 93S. Some nice soft snow but the rain crust was a little punchy in places... overall pretty good.

    Incidentally, and this may be...
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    Oops... duplicate post.

    Oops... duplicate post.
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    You'll need to heat that screw up to remove it in...

    You'll need to heat that screw up to remove it in the future.

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  29. Thread: New Gimp

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    Maybe not yet if this happened recently, but I...

    Maybe not yet if this happened recently, but I biked a lot prior to my acl/mcl/pcl surgery and was in pretty good shape with good muscle mass and the surgeon was impressed.

    I believe the point is...
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    I've seen that before but assumed they...

    I've seen that before but assumed they inadvertently got pressed that way.

    I'd warranty them if you can't but if you can't and you have the patience of a saint you could stuff some epoxy in there...
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    I'll bump this again. No longer interested in...

    I'll bump this again.

    No longer interested in the hokkaido, just the chugach, and 181cm length.

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    Is the rec -8 in all sizes? I could see it being...

    Is the rec -8 in all sizes? I could see it being less for the shorter sizes.

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    Sounds like a typical day at castle. Sent from...

    Sounds like a typical day at castle.

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    I personally find that difficult with some pit...

    I personally find that difficult with some pit zips (particularly with a jacket with a baggy fit), but then again relatively big in the chest but I have t-rex arms.

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    Nice. Maybe I should have waited but it's...

    Nice.

    Maybe I should have waited but it's really tough on a powder day!

    I still got 2 clean runs off top of the world so not bad at all.

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    I was on first gondy but ptarmigan was closed......

    I was on first gondy but ptarmigan was closed... bad timing I guess.

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    Thanks for the tip. Sent from my SM-A505W...

    Thanks for the tip.

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  38. This what I chose to take away from this Sent...

    This what I chose to take away from this

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  39. Well every time I've broken a cable it's been at...

    Well every time I've broken a cable it's been at the hinge point in the boot. YMMV.

    I still use them inbounds.

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    I have to admit I've been I intrigued by your tip...

    I have to admit I've been I intrigued by your tip extenders... but now that you have those and tail extenders, shouldn't you just buy longer skis?

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  41. This is a great idea. I'm guessing the key is...

    This is a great idea.

    I'm guessing the key is to just move over and stand there until they get it. They'll swap or they will stand still.

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    I'd be interested in sickles but not so much in...

    I'd be interested in sickles but not so much in the regular camber S6.

    I'll just treat it like a day at a new resort and poke around and trust my gut. It should be fun.

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  43. Mall Walker has the best solution I've used for...

    Mall Walker has the best solution I've used for touring boots. They really do work.

    I am also able to open the lower buckles with them on but it does stretch the neoprene some.

    For in-bounds I...
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    I wish you guys good luck for tomorrow. I...

    I wish you guys good luck for tomorrow.

    I don't get a lot of opportunities to ski lately and after getting skunked by a similar system at castle before xmas I decided to play it safe and hit...
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    I hope so... that storm is looking wet at lower...

    I hope so... that storm is looking wet at lower elevations... I hope this works out.

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    ^^^ yeah maybe... but 74km wind gusts forecast...

    ^^^ yeah maybe... but 74km wind gusts forecast for louise tomorrow.

    Even 59km gusts at KH. Anyone know what wind level the shit the gondy down?

    This is a tough storm to peg.

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    We have glare ice here right now too and I'm...

    We have glare ice here right now too and I'm going to stud the 2nd row as well.

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    I'll be there to check it out. Snow forecast...

    I'll be there to check it out.

    Snow forecast is calling for rain at lower elevations but the forecast on the KH snow report page is suggesting snow to the village.

    We'll see.
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    I mean you no personal offense in this, but my...

    I mean you no personal offense in this, but my offer to intermediary this was to an established mag.

    You've been around since 2017 but only have 6 posts whereas the others who've expressed...
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    I usually wear less clothing on CAT trips than...

    I usually wear less clothing on CAT trips than normal... the CAT gets really warm and you're not outside for that long for each run.

    If you are holding the group back you should know that... and...
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