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    You're right, hadn't checked. That's what the guy...

    You're right, hadn't checked. That's what the guy told me. Could be a scam I guess
  2. Sorry for the confusion, pin type binding is what...

    Sorry for the confusion, pin type binding is what she's looking. Not a frame binding
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    Size is 180 cm. Link for the lazy: ...

    Size is 180 cm.

    Link for the lazy:

    https://www.letgo.com/en-us/i/brand-new-praxis-skis_106395e0-3aeb-46c1-8489-a3cf05e8fda3
  4. WTB 155 - 165 touring setup with low tech bindings

    Hi all, my gf is getting into touring and looking to buy a setup with low tech bindings.

    Length of the ski would have to be in the 155 - 165 range, ~ 100 mm underfoot, and her BSL is 288. Any...
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    Old thread I know, but I have a question on this...

    Old thread I know, but I have a question on this topic. I ski a pair of 2017-2018 pair of Lange freetour XT 130 (with WTR soles) and picked up this year's Look P18 GW. I hadn't really researched...
  6. Djongo and Swerve, thanks a lot for the prompt...

    Djongo and Swerve, thanks a lot for the prompt responses. Gonna be bringing the Hojis as they are surprisingly fun to ski in moguls, and I'm sure I'll encounter a few of those! And thanks for the...
  7. Hopefully you guys can give me some advice...

    Hopefully you guys can give me some advice regarding ski choice for my first trip down to Jackson Hole later this week (flying in, so can only bring one pair). Will be skiing Thursday - Monday,...
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    Thanks. Apologies, my initial post wasn't very...

    Thanks. Apologies, my initial post wasn't very clear. I do realise there are other ways to get to A-basin, but since I'm working in Denver at 2pm, and I've estimated that going through Dillon will...
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    Hi all, visiting Denver for a few days and...

    Hi all, visiting Denver for a few days and brought the skis with me! Tried to drive up to A-basin yesterday but Loveland pass was closed unfortunately, so ended up skiing Loveland, which was great...
  10. I ordered a pair of atomic shifts from snowinn a...

    I ordered a pair of atomic shifts from snowinn a few weeks ago and got them in less than 2 weeks. Wasn't aware that there could be warranty issues if those are shipped from Europe to the US. I...
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    So along the same lines of PNW-skier's questions,...

    So along the same lines of PNW-skier's questions, I've been hearing a lot about BGs and am thinking about whether a pair would make sense for me. I'm based in Seattle and Crystal will be my home...
  12. And I appear to have missed the single 18/19...

    And I appear to have missed the single 18/19 raven to replace my lost ski... :(
  13. A little out of my price range unfortunately....

    A little out of my price range unfortunately. Looks fun though!
  14. That makes sense. I was thinking of going with...

    That makes sense. I was thinking of going with Altus Mountain guides in Whistler: https://altusmountainguides.com/avalanche/ast-level-2-whistler/.

    Has anyone had any experience with those guys?
  15. AST Level 2 or AIARE level 2?

    Hi all,

    Haven't been able to find a ton of recent information digging through this forum, and my understanding is that the courses have evolved quite a bit over the last few years: is there a...
  16. PM'd!

    PM'd!
  17. OK so this is not linked to some rule about...

    OK so this is not linked to some rule about having to do a certain number of posts before you're allowed to PM, etc?
  18. Is there an easy way to contact the mods? I've...

    Is there an easy way to contact the mods? I've tried PM'ing but my messages don't seem to go through (or at least I can't see them in my inbox).
  19. When I try to access my stash or edit my...

    When I try to access my stash or edit my preferences, I am asked to sign in. When I try to, I am told that "Your membership account has not been activated". I also can't access the forums on the...
  20. So given the tremendous (and sadly unsuccessful)...

    So given the tremendous (and sadly unsuccessful) efforts of LHutz in trying to find my ski, I have to give up the hope of recovering it until next season. I'm thinking about replacing my set of skis....
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    Lhutz, thank you so much for going up again...

    Lhutz, thank you so much for going up again yesterday. I wish I had found out about TGR earlier, would have made those walks a lot less brutal for you (and probably given them a higher chance of...
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    OK, well thank you both. I'm glad you're not...

    OK, well thank you both. I'm glad you're not thinking of it as a giant pain in the ass (which would be warranted). Lhutz, do let me know if you make it up there tomorrow!
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    So Hutz (or AP?), what would it take convince one...

    So Hutz (or AP?), what would it take convince one of you to go take one last look at the Henderson couloir this weekend? You'd obviously be getting my eternal gratitude, but what else would persuade...
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    Haha, can't say I wasn't hoping for that too!

    Haha, can't say I wasn't hoping for that too!
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    Hutz, first of all, thanks a lot for doing a 10+k...

    Hutz, first of all, thanks a lot for doing a 10+k hike for the stranger that I am, that's very kind of you. If you ever happen to lose a ski near Seattle, you know who to ask. Didn't expect there to...
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    Ok so I just got hold of my buddy who I was with...

    Ok so I just got hold of my buddy who I was with at the time. Using contour maps, here's the best retracing of the itinerary we could do. In red, our uphill itinerary of the first day, up to the...
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    Yeah so it sounds like the face itself is the...

    Yeah so it sounds like the face itself is the place where neither me nor AP have really been. And I'm guessing not many people skied the Henderson couloir after April 1st (which is when the ski was...
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    Thanks AP for the detailed info. So when I...

    Thanks AP for the detailed info.

    So when I came back the next day to look for the ski, my mate and I did not access the drainage from the top of the couloir (conditions were way too crappy for...
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    I mean the creek. We skinned up to crater lake...

    I mean the creek. We skinned up to crater lake from the resort and then all the way to the top (or nearly) of Hudson bay mountain. Basically until we were at the top of Henderson couloir, which is...
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    Hi all, I'm new to the TGR forum and was pointed...

    Hi all, I'm new to the TGR forum and was pointed in the direction of this thread by LHutz Esq, after I told him about losing a (brand new) ski and (brand new) binding and (brand new) skin up in...
  31. OK great. Let me know if you get a chance to go...

    OK great. Let me know if you get a chance to go take a look. Again, thanks a bunch.

    Did not know about this Northern BC thread, I will post it there now!
  32. Here, does this help? The gully right in the...

    Here, does this help? The gully right in the middle of the picture, circled in white. I was more or less at the top of it, slightly on skier's left of the top, and the ski flew down there. Let me...
  33. Thanks mate. Finding that ski would generate a...

    Thanks mate. Finding that ski would generate a lot of stoke :).
  34. Thanks, would be awesome if you could! Me and my...

    Thanks, would be awesome if you could! Me and my buddy went up and past crater lake, to the top of Hudson bay mountain. The conditions that day were awful (super icy), so we had planned to just ski...
  35. I live in Seattle, and this was in Smithers, BC....

    I live in Seattle, and this was in Smithers, BC. In other words, a 15 hour drive. I was passing through town with a friend for some touring, haven't been back since. I posted to the local shops on...
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    Done!
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    And let us not forget this: ...

    And let us not forget this:

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WLDVBsQGzLk


    For those of you who are Amazon Prime members, you can also catch Vivian Bruchez's latest steep skiing movie, 'Entre...
  38. Does this count? The ski video that gets me fired...

    Does this count? The ski video that gets me fired up everytime:

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WLDVBsQGzLk
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    Thanks a lot for the very detailed comparison,...

    Thanks a lot for the very detailed comparison, Toddball, that's exactly what I was looking for. You mentioned that the Meridian's stiff tails weren't ideal for moguls: how do you feel the two skis...
  40. I haven't been able to do that either

    I haven't been able to do that either
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    Sticky: I'm here because I got bored of the skiing...

    I'm here because I got bored of the skiing subreddit and wanted to find a bigger, more active community! Moved from europe to the PNW a year ago and looking to find some locals to go touring/riding...
  42. Also, bring back bobby!

    Also, bring back bobby!
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    New to the community, but it looks like this is...

    New to the community, but it looks like this is the right place to post! I have an ageing pair of 4FRNT Hojis 195 that I will need to replace soon. This was the first reverse camber ski that I skied...
  44. I came here to find some comfort after I lost a...

    I came here to find some comfort after I lost a brand new pair of 4FRNT Ravens + shifts on my very first day touring on the rig. I can't even post a review of the setup because I didn't spend enough...
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    I'm having the same issue here too, could anyone...

    I'm having the same issue here too, could anyone fix this? Thanks!
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