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  1. think Purcell heli is only option for day skiing...

    think Purcell heli is only option for day skiing heli or cat other than guide and going to Rogers or even slack country around KH


    Chatter only works if last minute cancellation or mid tour...
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    One thing to mention is that the area between...

    One thing to mention is that the area between White Wall and Ozone which was permanent closure , the area T hall went, now does not have closed signs just caution _" big assed cornice" so you can...
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    I went down Ozone where those guys did backies...

    I went down Ozone where those guys did backies and crashed. Was about 20 ft below the tree that one guy hit. Snow was about a meter deep when i stuck my pole in grip first. Almost looked that area...
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    Just to expand on the timing. I think it was the...

    Just to expand on the timing. I think it was the 27th or 28th that Ozone was opened for the afternoon. Got to hill and it was a super secret rumor that everyone knew. But you couldn't tell what...
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    I was thinking same thing about the two run...

    I was thinking same thing about the two run format but why would it have to be done in a day? Why not a second day at a second venue? The other side of Ozone? But really the hike is no big deal...
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    I think after talking to the liftie who was on...

    I think after talking to the liftie who was on Stairway on Sat they should have listened to her and not run it.
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    That I don't think gets you to airport just...

    That I don't think gets you to airport just Calgary.

    Offer $60 on FB golden rideshares and you'll get a ride right to airport I would think.
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    Was another strange day but not as strange as...

    Was another strange day but not as strange as your day. Three people were supposed to have puked on gondi from motion sickness that day. Heard much scarier stories about stairway of basic survival...
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    Couldn't see shit but very nice snow.

    Couldn't see shit but very nice snow.
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    Got two laps of Ozone ( the KH venue for FWT) in...

    Got two laps of Ozone ( the KH venue for FWT) in today when it was opened. Guess they thought they'd get some skier compaction in before the storm on the weekend.
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    Funny that came to this tread from a google...

    Funny that came to this tread from a google search. Everything else was about putting new adhesive on skins. Tried the paper bag route and it worked for the worst. Then tried Goof Off pro strength...
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    and GM is making money

    and GM is making money
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    I think Tesla is a mixture of a couple of things....

    I think Tesla is a mixture of a couple of things. Its a dreamer and a good product but can't seem to be managed effectively to be on the road to profitability . There is a cult following who ignore...
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    Maybe now is the time to short TSLA ?? now that...

    Maybe now is the time to short TSLA ?? now that the short covering bump is almost over
  15. Maybe with timing $1000 for the two spots is more...

    Maybe with timing $1000 for the two spots is more like it??
  16. Edited to show $1000 is for 2 spots . There is...

    Edited to show $1000 is for 2 spots . There is no custodian so everyone pitches in esp on last morning before flight.
  17. Last Minute Deal Sorcerer Lodge Jan 5-12th 2 people

    Yes very short notice but dog is pretty sick so can't go.

    Its friends week so unguided and not catered . Food groups but food is prepared and ready to go. Cost is $1000 Can$ for the two spots . ...
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    nevermind

    nevermind
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    That happened to my Rossi Squad 130s about a 1cm...

    That happened to my Rossi Squad 130s about a 1cm long and never increased and didn't seem to affect flex much. My old lange freeride 120 started cracking in a season and got a replacement pair of...
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    now were these people who use the 0Gs at the...

    now were these people who use the 0Gs at the resort? or just touring?
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    I refuse to accept the obvious logic of this...

    I refuse to accept the obvious logic of this statement.

    The boots in question where the Lange super banshee and the Rossi squad 130 carbon. Both from same year 2010 that got me through 10 seasons...
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    What happens when too many days on boots?

    Maybe a stupid question but as I have just switched over boots was wondering if I took taking this pair of boots to 250 ~ over 5 seasons to far. It was a stiff boot and really never felt any slop or...
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    Your coming from Calgary, so if you can drive...

    Your coming from Calgary, so if you can drive right to Revie. ( or if you can ski on your fly in day ski LL then drive to Golden and stay one night) On way back stop in Golden that way you have...
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    the rain didn't really effect the snow much . ...

    the rain didn't really effect the snow much . just down low abit icy in spots. Up top while not blower pow was certainly dry. Instant base. KH good to the base now, everything filled in. Fuez...
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    It rained for periods at the base when it wasn't...

    It rained for periods at the base when it wasn't snowing. At snow plot never got higher than -2 so snow up high should be pretty good.
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    Years ago it didn't open do to high wind. Once...

    Years ago it didn't open do to high wind. Once the whole snow pack went isothermal so hill didn't open. Never can I remember not opening at all for avie.
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    KH skiing really well. double header and...

    KH skiing really well. double header and terminator opened today. North facing alot still not open. Talked to some people who did hour glass ( north side ozone) then Brazilian off of rudies and...
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    You need rock skis but you can still find some...

    You need rock skis but you can still find some low grade semi tracked here and there.
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    I was too busy skiing and then recovering to...

    I was too busy skiing and then recovering to answer this important question. I would say average up high and above average down low. Not very many people, Friday or today. Lots of soft snow here...
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    It may look dry but might be dry outside and wet...

    It may look dry but might be dry outside and wet and or rotten on inside. Their bark is like reverse gortex. Water goes in but doesn't come out. Could cut off a piece and see what it weighs. If...
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    but he does have a plaid shirt that has to count...

    but he does have a plaid shirt that has to count for something
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    Now does the premixed fuel have a shelf life? 1...

    Now does the premixed fuel have a shelf life? 1 year- 2 ? Would think about having some on hand for winter use if it really had a long shelf life.

    I do the pour the last of the summer mixed into...
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    there is a place in Golden, maybe two? Quartz...

    there is a place in Golden, maybe two?
    Quartz Creek Cannabis they are on facebook
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    Revelstoke is bit closer to the Rogers Pass...

    Revelstoke is bit closer to the Rogers Pass Visitors center then Golden (69 vs 80km) but I think Golden has more super cheap dirt bag motels ( Rondo, Mary's) . Not too much to offer other than can...
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    But this guy has free days at LL and none at KH...

    But this guy has free days at LL and none at KH so there's that. Certainly hit LL on way east as its a long drive to Revie and on way back same as a long drive and there is pass. Very little to...
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    this but need a shovel each also LL has most $...

    this but need a shovel each also

    LL has most $ accom so after skiing LL drive 1 hour to Golden to stay night if don't have the time to make it all the way to Revie. Remember you gain an hour...
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    Place to stay at Revie for trade for same KH?

    Want to put in a few more days at Revie this year and was wondering if anyone wanted to trade being a house guest to ski KH? Have a queen in spare bedroom and lots of space in "barn" ( huge wood...
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    Terrain wise area wise KH has 3400 acres listed...

    Terrain wise area wise KH has 3400 acres listed whereas Fernie has 2500.
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    sorry but .....

    sorry but .....
  40. There seems to be two reasons for this town dying...

    There seems to be two reasons for this town dying thing. The Park City seems more like consumed by a metro area and the ski area becomes the cool area where only rich people live. Much like the...
  41. Interesting that that can happen to a town.

    Interesting that that can happen to a town.
  42. Why will die if it doesn't grow? Honestly asking...

    Why will die if it doesn't grow? Honestly asking as if all the positions that the tourism industry are not filled then why will town die. Maybe there is a hard limit to growth?
  43. Why is the cost to build $500 a sq foot. Does it...

    Why is the cost to build $500 a sq foot. Does it have to be that high??
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    it was a costume but he didn't need to do black...

    it was a costume but he didn't need to do black face even in 2001 that was off table unless redneck but maybe in Quebec they had not got the memo.

    when you say that females are going to get 1/2...
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    I'm waiting for the 'Leave Justin Alone" utube...

    I'm waiting for the 'Leave Justin Alone" utube vid.
  46. Thread: Firewood length

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    wouldn't you just carry fewer? just carry the...

    wouldn't you just carry fewer? just carry the same mass

    You'd have to be careful with longer cuts buying in bulk as the longer cut the more air gaps if just randomly thrown in not stacked.
    Lots...
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    We sort our recycling into about 5 but vast...

    We sort our recycling into about 5 but vast majority goes into two. That does not include deposit containers which gets sorted at depot into about 4-5. Now do the euros just recycle or have deposit...
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    If you put a high enough deposit on then the %...

    If you put a high enough deposit on then the % numbers go way up, like Alberta where its 0.10 for 500ml and less


    I wouldn't do it but that pic could be a good meme, put Hitler mustache on her...
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    no just a comment/question, maybe the euros don't...

    no just a comment/question, maybe the euros don't care about bottled water?
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    But don't the Euros drink a lot of bottled water?...

    But don't the Euros drink a lot of bottled water? isn't it pretty common even when local water is good enough to drink from tap?
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