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  1. Thread: Ikon Pass

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    Just doing my part. After reading the ikon...

    Just doing my part.

    After reading the ikon thread I was fearing massive crowds at Mammoth last week. We could not find a line.
  2. Thread: Ikon Pass

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    It wonít. The group buy starting price is...

    It wonít. The group buy starting price is slightly less discounted than the renewal. That said, it is worth for the collective to add your self to the group. Iím not allowed to publish details in the...
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    Coming soon. Will start a new thread for it over...

    Coming soon. Will start a new thread for it over the weekend. I just got their email today. There is a moderate discount for early purchase period. Less than what people got after the early purchase...
  4. Kirkwood. Off chair 6 they have five runs...

    Kirkwood.

    Off chair 6 they have five runs groomed. All steeper than anything groomed at Heavenly. Chair 10 also has a run groomed.

    Off 4 there is a gully skiers left of Cold Shoulder that is...
  5. Thread: Ikon Pass

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    Hey IKON lovers and haters, I just got approval...

    Hey IKON lovers and haters, I just got approval to set up another group buy for 20/21. Look for the new thread in the next few days.

    Even if you are renewing early, signing up with the group buy...
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    Iíll add mine to the list. We are usually gone...

    Iíll add mine to the list. We are usually gone for a few weeks each summer and again over the winter holiday and usually a week in February and April.

    3 bedroom/ 2 bath in Santa Cruz. 1 Mile from...
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    Hutash and others have holed me up with BAF over...

    Hutash and others have holed me up with BAF over the years. When I could not score those, Iíd look on CL. And then the resort would get nothing. Usually the CL are just employees selling off their...
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    Snow dances everyone. Branch debris after...

    Snow dances everyone.

    Branch debris after that wind storm and no new snow. I could see that becoming a grooming issue.

    Bodywhomper, do you work at Sugarbowl? I read you were using your...
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    Sticky: What ever ski they have fun on is the right ski....

    What ever ski they have fun on is the right ski. Try them out, but let them decide.

    My kid is 8 and a pretty strong skier riding blacks and doubles. He still resorts to a dynamic wedge / stem...
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    When do they offer early and late ups? The ikon...

    When do they offer early and late ups? The ikon pass is definitely less perk friendly than the old Mammoth pass, esp BAF. Mammoth properties only seem worth it if you need a lift ticket. The pass...
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    Man, a bunch if yíall sound like grumpy old men....

    Man, a bunch if yíall sound like grumpy old men. Chill the fuck out and ski. It is fun dammit. I could quote half you you in this very thread. Gapers.
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    Wax appropriately.

    Wax appropriately.
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    My FIL eye doctor, Mina Chung, fell and died...

    My FIL eye doctor, Mina Chung, fell and died skiing Cortina díAmpezzo this past week. Has anybody me heard about this and have more details? When he told me about it, he only said she had fell 1000...
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    More Mammoth accolades: Ate at Meltery or what...

    More Mammoth accolades:

    Ate at Meltery or what ever the place at the Outpost is called. Grilled Cheese and Soups. We got two of each for about $32. Supplemented with carrots, celery and beer from...
  15. Noticed how salty our car was on our drive home....

    Noticed how salty our car was on our drive home. Figured it was the miles through Nevada. Sitting now in a car wash line at home. My son is stoked.

    KW was a lot of fun yesterday. My kid was a lot...
  16. But those are run by true Americans. You must be...

    But those are run by true Americans. You must be wrong. Non immigrants could never do things to harm Americans. Never
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    Poll: It has snowed only an inch in the last month. If...

    It has snowed only an inch in the last month. If we got two inches, I might start wearing my beacon inbounds.
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    If powdork balks, which he wonít, Iím in.

    If powdork balks, which he wonít, Iím in.
  19. Why not? It is done daily by POTUS. Why should...

    Why not? It is done daily by POTUS. Why should the citizenship be held to a higher standards. Maybe we can start a real discourse of the so called conservatives give the lying leader the boot. Until...
  20. Crowd and clouds cleared. Quite warm. Cool east...

    Crowd and clouds cleared. Quite warm. Cool east breeze. Spring chowder skiing.
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    Mammoth 2019-2020- Welcome back my friends

    Yesterday was great. Enjoyed my hot laps at Mammoth early. Enjoyed getting off the top for a few runs and the. Skiing down to Eagle only to see that corral full with a full standing room only shuttle...
  22. Sounds like we made the right call. Just pulled...

    Sounds like we made the right call. Just pulled into KW. Saw the biggest lift line Iíve seen all week. Must be 10-12 chairs deep.
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    Only have great things to say about Mammoth and...

    Only have great things to say about Mammoth and June. Super friendly and helpful staff. When I left my gloves on the Gondola, they radioed down and I was told to see if they found them at the mid...
  24. Thread: WSL

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    I only could stand watching surfing when I was...

    I only could stand watching surfing when I was bottle feeding my kid. Otherwise, watching guys sitting and paddling in a line up can become pretty dull. I found watching events live to be a bit...
  25. How are the solar aspects at Squaw (Tower 16) and...

    How are the solar aspects at Squaw (Tower 16) and Alpine (Sherwood Face) holding up. We will be in Carson City Friday night and trying to decide between Kirkwood and Squalpine for Saturday.
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    ^^^^^What length? Likely interested if you end up...

    ^^^^^What length? Likely interested if you end up needing to ship.
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    Been cruising g around Mammoth the past three...

    Been cruising g around Mammoth the past three days. Been a month without snow. Stoked my kid said he wanted to do something like Daveís this afternoon. Put in two laps of steep smooth wind form buff....
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    Sticky: Not really a gender divide at that size. Find...

    Not really a gender divide at that size. Find something small and go for it.

    I think I have a 16 boot if you canít find smaller.
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    Yeah, that part of the mountain is killer. I...

    Yeah, that part of the mountain is killer. I enjoyed bumps on Acts and Redwing(?), but under the Gondola was the place to be. Skied Dave's twice in the afternoon with my kid. Pretty nice over there...
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    My wife was loving the Dave documentary playing...

    My wife was loving the Dave documentary playing at Eleven53.

    Iím loving upper dry creek buff laps.
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    Another fun day out there and it is fucking...

    Another fun day out there and it is fucking empty. Have not waited in any real line in two days. Maybe a one minute back up on broadway and stump alley. Crazy how empty this place feels.

    Upper...
  32. . Ha, my mantras are my daily drivers this...

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    Ha, my mantras are my daily drivers this winter.
  33. Yes. Been skiing those a lot this winter. I used...

    Yes. Been skiing those a lot this winter. I used them in spring and thought they were worthy of corn. Now I'm enjoying them on hardback and groomer days. Put 65K plus on them the past two days at...
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    Mammoth skied great today for a tourist. Even had...

    Mammoth skied great today for a tourist. Even had fun off piste for the most part. Mostly just toured around the resort putting down some miles. My 8 yr old put in over 27k in vertical which has him...
  35. ^^^Speaking of free, I very much enjoyed today...

    ^^^Speaking of free, I very much enjoyed today the free pair of Rossi race skis I picked up from you last spring. They were so much fun on the groomers in the 10-noon period.
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    Been rehabbing the shoulder and staying out of...

    Been rehabbing the shoulder and staying out of the water. The shitty snow season here basically means weíve had decent surf. Although even that has been variable with all the dry wind events recently.
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    I think we are going to drive to June Lake from...

    I think we are going to drive to June Lake from Kirkwood on Monday (President's Day) arriving around 12:30. Should we be concerned with parking at the resort? Plan to ski there, and we're thinking...
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    Do you just let anyone into your life? What are...

    Do you just let anyone into your life? What are you, fucking desperate? We have a pretty low bar for membership. If you canít handle that, kindly fuck off and leave. No one here is interested in...
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    Putting myself in line for a large if anyone is...

    Putting myself in line for a large if anyone is looking to release.
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    Blizzard Black Pearl Help

    That was quick.

    Was gonna chime in and suggest the 166 might be a bit much. My wife is a competent skier, on and off piste, 5í8Ē, 130# and has been in the 162-170 range, depending on skis and...
  41. Depends on the weather really. If we donít get...

    Depends on the weather really. If we donít get snow, it would depend on wind and temperatures. Heavenly has way more acreage of low angle terrain at lower elevation and softens up quicker, especially...
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    Thanks all. Hoping for warmth while we are there,...

    Thanks all. Hoping for warmth while we are there, but we can have fun on frozen groomers for sure.

    Thriftiness is the name of my game. Likely will just cook, but the chef might want a night off...
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    ^^^That was what I was hoping. We are actually...

    ^^^That was what I was hoping. We are actually pretty stoked to not be spending 8 days at Kirkwood, which can get pretty repetitive in these conditions. You find a run that that is working and stick...
  44. I e only seen thunder saddle groomed top to...

    I e only seen thunder saddle groomed top to bottom maybe two times. The main exit will get groomed after slide debris gets in there these days, but have not seen it done otherwise.
  45. Yeah, never seen that groomed before. Damn. ...

    Yeah, never seen that groomed before. Damn.

    Eagle is great. They had three routes they would groom in big years if the snow turned. It was not often, but so nice in spring. Just had the steep...
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    Curious, why were the groomers not good? Not yet...

    Curious, why were the groomers not good? Not yet soft enough? Did low angle east facing get soft at all.

    Will be there next week for four days with the family. Their biggest goal is to tour...
  47. winner!

    winner!
  48. The Official 19/20 Tahoe Ski Snowboard Thread. Plus bonus Bootfitting Recs!

    Iím pretty sure this is only your third time not there on a powder day.

    Vail is finally grooming like pre Vail. Almost. Need headwaters and Eagle. And about three more off the backside.

    EDIT: ...
  49. Report on how that goes much appreciated. My 8 yr...

    Report on how that goes much appreciated. My 8 yr old is still in a 230 bsl boot. Want to get him out but have not equipped him yet. A corn harvest sounds perfect.
  50. Thread: Ikon Pass

    by Ottime
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    Do it bro. Do it. There is no longer a hood...

    Do it bro. Do it.

    There is no longer a hood In Brooklyn ya kook. Yíall fucked that up too.
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