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  1. One of the busiest days of the season here....

    One of the busiest days of the season here. Sunshine was nice. Head colds and ear infections aren't.
  2. Tula stoke!

    Tula stoke!
  3. Full Report...

    Full Report
  4. Might be skiing there 2/26-27

    Might be skiing there 2/26-27
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    Hm, no more vimeo embed? ...

    Hm, no more vimeo embed?
    https://vimeo.com/384878442

    384878442
  6. I watched it run naturally on the 13th when we...

    I watched it run naturally on the 13th when we had the realllly strong W winds. The winds were blowing so hard that the snow never made it to the ground, it reloaded right back to the top. One of the...
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    "Deer Valley is the only ski area that saw an...

    "Deer Valley is the only ski area that saw an increase in its skier ability with the advent of the Ikon pass"
    :D
  8. Baldy tomorrow?

    Baldy tomorrow?
  9. I feel like this happened at least once last year...

    I feel like this happened at least once last year and in 16/17. Alta, too. I remember a quote to the tune of "This is my second year skiing Alta an it's going to be my last. Can't open on a powder...
  10. UT210 road closure 10 am. Giddy up folks! ...

    UT210 road closure 10 am. Giddy up folks!


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  11. Dentist's Orders 310445

    Dentist's Orders

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  12. Happy 100" base!

    Happy 100" base!
  13. 3:15pm LCC closure est reopening 4:30pm for mid...

    3:15pm LCC closure est reopening 4:30pm for mid canyon shoot.


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  14. Unreal day inbounds before lunch then LSB -...

    Unreal day inbounds before lunch then LSB - Cardiac Ridge Run - Two Trees.

    LSB socked in for our run. Holy steep and deep but couldn't see a damn thing, including my partners.
    Cardiac was super...
  15. Hideaway Park - Upper Days - Main Days - West...

    Hideaway Park - Upper Days - Main Days - West Bowl - Emma 4. Jesus. Didn't see anything move other than sluffing on 40°+.
    Dug on Emma's S facing 9800'.
    HS 155cms
    CT7 120cm on MF crust
    CT13...
  16. Excellent skiing this afternoon and it was a...

    Excellent skiing this afternoon and it was a complete Ghost town. Just all the homies. Just the way it should be.

    This could be interesting. ...
  17. Eddie's skied very well. Better than the...

    Eddie's skied very well. Better than the shoulder, I thought.

    Skier leaves Alta ski area over Catherine's pass with a shovel, beacon, probe, and skins. Called for a rescue right around closing...
  18. Tree well. SLC local. Went out for one more run...

    Tree well. SLC local. Went out for one more run when his Mom, wife, and three young kids stayed in the GMD saloon. RIP & Condolences to the family and everyone affected.
  19. Quite well. 308934 Only instabilities...

    Quite well.

    308934

    Only instabilities between flag and Emma 4 were very minor.

    Had a few friends ski it this morning already, said it got wind hammered since yesterday.
  20. One of those nights... 308514 308515

    One of those nights...

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  21. And hwy550 to Silverton. Proven to be successful...

    And hwy550 to Silverton. Proven to be successful but that road doesn’t quite see the volume as LCC.
  22. And hwy550 to Silverton. Proven to be successful...

    And hwy550 to Silverton. Proven to be successful but that road doesn’t quite see the volume as LCC.
  23. 308045 Basals 308047 Graupel 308048

    308045

    Basals

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    Graupel

    308048
  24. How many slide paths reach the road in BCC?...

    How many slide paths reach the road in BCC? What's the average grade?
    IMO, more buses doesn't solve a) the road surface issue and b) the overhead avalanche hazard. What's worse, a slide taking out...
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    Speed rads. 6-7 week shipping, in the summer....

    Speed rads. 6-7 week shipping, in the summer. That was in 2016 and I'm still skiing on them.
  26. Currently pretty empty at Alta, but maybe...

    Currently pretty empty at Alta, but maybe everyone is just in for lunch.

    Just skied a South face Superior. Had better.
  27. Dense? Blower just up the canyon. Merry Christmas!

    Dense? Blower just up the canyon. Merry Christmas!
  28. Thread: Truck Tire Time

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    Pathfinder ATs from Discount tire? LT and three...

    Pathfinder ATs from Discount tire? LT and three peak / snowflake rating. Relative cheap price. How is the snow traction compared to a Discoverer M+S or a Blizzak? Road noise on dry roads? Tread Life?
  29. Interesting the detail noted in the forecast, but...

    Interesting the detail noted in the forecast, but nothing on the avalanche observation page.
  30. According to Alta’s instagram, the connect to the...

    According to Alta’s instagram, the connect to the bird was open so imma say that’s a yes.

    Hallway - Tube, Cardiac Ridge Run, Cardiff chutelettes. A bit of a wind skin on the upper third of Cardiff...
  31. No east castle yet and certainly no access to...

    No east castle yet and certainly no access to closed in bounds terrain, even if you come in from outtabounds. Touring into in bounds terrain, as long as it’s open, should be fine. These days it’s...
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  33. Did ya ski the saddle just above the East Castle...

    Did ya ski the saddle just above the East Castle gate around 2:30?
  34. Heard that someone called into Alta Central...

    Heard that someone called into Alta Central reporting a slide off of Squaretop with one set of tracks in and no tracks out. Turns out it was a kite skier. Interesting.
  35. Missed the 2:30pm part. Ditto what Claymond said....

    Missed the 2:30pm part. Ditto what Claymond said. Sun's gonna be strong tomorrow.
  36. We were socked in with light snow in Alta all...

    We were socked in with light snow in Alta all day. Should be good to go.
  37. Toledo Chute already ripped, similar size to last...

    Toledo Chute already ripped, similar size to last week's storm slab.
  38. Backcountry report - Pretty good over on Cardiff....

    Backcountry report - Pretty good over on Cardiff. Surfy and fast. No instabilities noted. Resorts got some pretty impressive results with the Avalauncher. on northern aspects.
  39. Haven’t gotten out of the resort yet but fast and...

    Haven’t gotten out of the resort yet but fast and smooth.
  40. Today was an excellent day. Bird TC Alta. First...

    Today was an excellent day. Bird TC Alta. First real freeski day since the season started.
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    FS: 26.5 Scarpa Maestrale BNWT $280

    Scarpa Maestrale size 26.5 / 306mm bsl. Brand New with Tags and extra hardware. 2017-2018 Vintage. $280 + buyer pays shipping or local pickup in Alta/Salt Lake City.
    ...
  42. LCC isn't a friendly place for overnight parking....

    LCC isn't a friendly place for overnight parking. Especially considering the forecast, I would recommend not trying to park in the canyon.

    Muted is right about Momentum on 33rd or Momentum down...
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    Quantifying CT/ECT Taps

    I recently had a discussion about the Stuffblock test as an alternate to the CT. Considering the variables in tapping on your column such as the size of the person, downward force applied, gloved had...
  44. 2” dense graupel this am in Alta. PI rates just...

    2” dense graupel this am in Alta. PI rates just picked up to 2”/hr +


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  45. WASATCH STOKE, CONDITIONS, OBSERVATIONS and ASSORTED DRIVAL 19-20

    Walked Beartrap to Silver. Couple of laps over there and, in Full Alta Form, traversed to Beartrap Aspens. Thick bush on the exit. A little crusty E facing. Dry with loud pow surface hoar.


    Dug a...
  46. Thread: Truck Tire Time

    by tBatt
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    Very tempting for my f250, except I run very few...

    Very tempting for my f250, except I run very few miles in the winter. Currently running A/T3s at 50% tread and goddamn they're terrible.
  47. Lotsa fog but the snow surface is good quality....

    Lotsa fog but the snow surface is good quality. 3" Snow in almost 0.4" water. A little more dense than what we're used to here. Gonna go for a walkabout after lunch.
  48. 'Specially considering I still got a job!!

    'Specially considering I still got a job!!
  49. Had an excellent run down Cardiff this morning....

    Had an excellent run down Cardiff this morning. Went back around noon and had a mix of kick turning and walking down. That changed quickly.
  50. [QUOTE=tBatt;5821470]10” new in LCC today. Road...

    [QUOTE=tBatt;5821470]10” new in LCC today. Road closed due to an overturned cement truck. Forecast looks juicy. Im supposed to head East for the holiday, consider it a sacrifice.

    If anyone is...
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