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    I have the same question. I was thinking of...

    I have the same question. I was thinking of getting my first dirt bike recently, and the whole eMTB has me reconsidering. Wonder if dirt bikes are cheaper than eMTBs LOL...
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    Tahoe gold dust 290944

    Tahoe gold dust

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    Lately ...

    Lately

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    Blister posted a review, but I'm paywalled out of...

    Blister posted a review, but I'm paywalled out of it.

    My data point: I've weighed two pairs of 189 Backland 107s:

    3148g (no plastic wrap)
    3206g (plastic wrapped) I would wild-ass-guess it's...
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    Man these pics are just unreal! Local bike...

    Man these pics are just unreal!

    Local bike park - yum!

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    TJ, I'll be at Downieville racing - catch ya there!!
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    mmmpow, only done it a couple times in over the...

    mmmpow, only done it a couple times in over the last 2 years but the TRT DH is quite tech and very awesome. I've only ridden it twice, but can't imagine it was ever easier! I think most other trails...
  7. OG, where does it say that Squaw agreed to remove...

    OG, where does it say that Squaw agreed to remove 8 Gazex? afaik, that would be all 8 on AM road: https://squawalpine.com/explore/blog/18-new-gazex

    I think the complaint is from the homeowners is...
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    Mindsurfing through Monday. Stanford Rock and...

    Mindsurfing through Monday.

    Stanford Rock and Downieville

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  9. Nope, but you can be sure we'll be crowding your...

    Nope, but you can be sure we'll be crowding your tram line next season with OUR IKON PASSES :the_finge :the_finge

    TJ - personally, I agree. Village is a much bigger deal. But I bet SW litigates...
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    Yeah, I usually am lol. But just cause it's a...

    Yeah, I usually am lol.

    But just cause it's a "rule," doesn't mean it makes any sense or is right. Nor does the rule give the uphill rider license to be a close-minded, bellicose dickface. Use...
  11. Sweet. For future Raven purchasers, skis went for...

    Sweet. For future Raven purchasers, skis went for 325+shipping (350).
  12. Is Sierra Watch going to litigate those...

    Is Sierra Watch going to litigate those approvals/EIR?

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    Yes, I was mountain biking downhill in a...

    Yes, I was mountain biking downhill in a mountainous forest on technical singletrack. Strangely, I could not see as far as I could on flat, paved fireroads through meadows.

    ETA: this is the rant...
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    Thanks Z! Great reference.

    Thanks Z! Great reference.
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    The "uphill has the right of way" mantra, adhered...

    The "uphill has the right of way" mantra, adhered to religiously and without regard to the actual situation at hand. WTF is the purpose of that? To make it unsafe for riders going downhill? Fuck...
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    Got some good buddies in Carbondale (Sam and...

    Got some good buddies in Carbondale (Sam and Kerry and son W) on Colorado Ave - wish I had my bike when I was visiting! That red hill looks sweet. Think our riding here in Truckee is somewhat similar...
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    Oh really? Damn. I got a TRSr 9-46 for free...

    Oh really? Damn. I got a TRSr 9-46 for free though, so...I figure I ought to use it. Thanks for the info.
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    Why's that? I'm about to mount up a TRS...

    Why's that?

    I'm about to mount up a TRS cassette and XD driver, with SRAM chain, shifter, and derailleur. Just curious what I'm getting into.
  19. bump for skins still available - $50?

    bump for skins still available - $50?
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    I'm selling 184s with skins... buy mah skis

    I'm selling 184s with skins... buy mah skis
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    Sweet - thanks dood.

    Sweet - thanks dood.
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    Where are yall watching this bike racing? On the...

    Where are yall watching this bike racing? On the intertubez??
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    Douched my inbox - feel free to PM any questions...

    Douched my inbox - feel free to PM any questions - can't promise answers lol, but will do my best!
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    Tahoe Donner has great XC-style trails. They are...

    Tahoe Donner has great XC-style trails. They are not technical but still fun as hell. Great ride plan. Upper Motherlode will probably still have snow on it.

    Also, hit East...
  25. Pretty sure, but not positive, that it is flex...

    Pretty sure, but not positive, that it is flex 4/stock.
  26. Thanks for the great thread and great advice...

    Thanks for the great thread and great advice throughout.

    Just ordered up a set of Stan's Flow MK3 with DT350 hubs with the 54t ratchet upgrade. Stoked. $600 shipped to me.
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    bump for pics
  28. FS: 187 Praxis GPO with Salomon STH 14 bindings

    187 Praxis GPO skis with Salomon STH14 alpine bindings mounted for 315ish on the recommended line. Good shape, not many days, just not my style. Some topsheet chipping. Used 5ish days by me, maybe...
  29. Great thread. Couple questions for the...

    Great thread. Couple questions for the collective.

    I may be replacing my Maestrale RS2s with the 19/20 Hawx XTD 130s next year for the tighter heel cup fit and stiffer forward pressure. (I tried...
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    RSG, sweet Lil Tranny. Where is that? WA? ...

    RSG, sweet Lil Tranny. Where is that? WA?

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    Mt. Hough near Quincy,...

    Mt. Hough near Quincy,...
  32. FS: 184 4FRNT Ravens with Skins (2017/2018 model)

    SOLD

    $420 + ship, prefer to sell locally in Tahoe/NorCal.

    Mounted once for Vipecs at -1.5 for 322. Very good condition.

    SKINS SOLD:
    Comes with the worst-named, but best all-around skins...
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    go get it gimpy & hankey! 285760 not as...

    go get it gimpy & hankey!

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    not as steep as 'Tina, but always worthy to drop direct from 14k. We'll call it the gimpy-hankey headwall
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    Yeah man, we were ogling that thing hard. We...

    Yeah man, we were ogling that thing hard. We couldn't believe it, but there was a chute that went all the way through, except for a chockstone about 150 (??) feet down. Hard to judge relative scale,...
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    LL, shoulda heeded your earlier post (and my...

    LL, shoulda heeded your earlier post (and my gut). Oh well.

    telep, I would love to hear your impressions of the Lynx! There's a thread with a whole lotta nothing if you can provide some actual...
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    Whitney was cruiser. All snowbridges were still...

    Whitney was cruiser. All snowbridges were still covered with winter snowpack, but the big one/two at the top were starting to open. It looked like at least 2-4 weeks before things would start to open...
  37. Thread: The FIFTY

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    Guessing, but I'd wager that mikeyb was just glad...

    Guessing, but I'd wager that mikeyb was just glad that Cody emphasized going through the proper permitting process before filming and (maybe mostly) NOT flying drones where you are not supposed to.
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    Friend skied there this weekend - skied E and N...

    Friend skied there this weekend - skied E and N aspects on University and reported great corn. Bottom pitch to TH is almost melted out.

    Sick TRs from the W Ridge of Conness (yeah!!) and V Notch -...
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    Convict Lake. Easy lakeside trail, should be...

    Convict Lake. Easy lakeside trail, should be fully melted out and quiet. Unreal views. Top-shelf restaurant if that's your thing.

    Or drive up Tioga Pass, and do a "hike" along the road up at the...
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    On mount point - I mounted at recommended, and...

    On mount point - I mounted at recommended, and did not like how far out and vague the tip felt. Remounted at +1.5 cm - perfecto! They seem way more balanced there, but have not had them out yet in...
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    Nice work! How was booting up third pillar?...

    Nice work! How was booting up third pillar? Steep af???
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    Shasta is skiing as good as it gets. Snowpack is...

    Shasta is skiing as good as it gets. Snowpack is unreal, and we got a nice solid freeze to below Bunny on Sunday. Get some!
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    I will be in 'dita July 10-13. See ya there? 5...

    I will be in 'dita July 10-13. See ya there? 5 years ago, the access road was dirt but easily passable with any 2WD. We're staying where we stayed 5 years ago - Chuparosa - in one of the beachfront...
  44. I took OG's pole. It was glorious! Thanks for...

    I took OG's pole. It was glorious!

    Thanks for the pole, enjoy the beer, and here's some stoke from December.

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    That first hit Balls? Nice vid. Skiing is meh,...

    That first hit Balls? Nice vid. Skiing is meh, but keep trying, you'll get it slugger! ;)
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    All of these things are true --- Lots of boomers...

    All of these things are true --- Lots of boomers don't have shit for savings, but eh, that's an American problem. At the same time, collectively, viewed as a generation, they are exceptionally...
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    Aight - done - thanks!

    Aight - done - thanks!
  48. Really fascinating CHP vid on the December Tallac...

    Really fascinating CHP vid on the December Tallac incident where John Morrison was injured on the front chutes.
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    Wow, this thread just continues to deliver and...

    Wow, this thread just continues to deliver and deliver and deliver...way to go humans!

    Here's some pro Eastern Sierra stoke: https://youtu.be/ED9ck8_9r9k "oh! that wasn't mayo?!" lol Looks like...
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    Searched high and low to no avail....is there a...

    Searched high and low to no avail....is there a publicly available non-CAAD-expert program to figure out whether a binding will fit on an already mounted pair of skis??

    I know I could pull the...
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