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    Best thread on TGR. Congrats WRG and all of...

    Best thread on TGR.

    Congrats WRG and all of you celebrating another day, month, year of controlling your own destiny. I’m proud of each of you.
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    I think mostly the 182 just skis a bit short...

    I think mostly the 182 just skis a bit short mounted so far forward. We got a bunch of snow that was layered up with different density. I wished I had been on something with a bit more float than a...
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    Just scored a pair of the 98’s and agree the line...

    Just scored a pair of the 98’s and agree the line is way forward. Probably need to move them at least -2. Weird, day one I was infatuated with this ski, but I’m about day 6 or 7 now and not so much....
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    I can give you my two cents in the next couple of...

    I can give you my two cents in the next couple of days. It looks much better to my eyes at +2. It’s a 20 meter sidecut, but still I struggled to engage it with out banking my weight way forward.
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    Finally carved out the time and moved the M102...

    Finally carved out the time and moved the M102 mount +2 yesterday. Should get the chance to try them in the next day or two. Picked up a pair of Rossi Black Ops 98’s in the meantime. Talking...
  6. I prefer the removable liner too. Mostly because...

    I prefer the removable liner too. Mostly because it’s replaceable when it loses warmth. The sewn in insulation packs out and the gloves become obsolete. Can’t be bothered with drying them without...
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    Nice work! I’m trying to learn how to hold baby...

    Nice work! I’m trying to learn how to hold baby in my left arm. The problem is that means learning how to do everything else with right hand.
  8. Some evidence the Little Boy is fading. ...

    Some evidence the Little Boy is fading.

    https://www.mlive.com/weather/2024/02/el-nino-starting-to-fade-noaa-predicts-end-and-possible-swing-to-la-nina.html?outputType=amp
  9. Came down pretty heavy all day. Hopefully it...

    Came down pretty heavy all day. Hopefully it keeps going through tomorrow.
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    He talked a little about his mental health...

    He talked a little about his mental health history. Evidently he was institutionalized in his youth. Knockin Round the Zoo source material.
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    I’m down to carpool from SLC, but I’m not...

    I’m down to carpool from SLC, but I’m not completely sure of my travel plans at the moment. Shoot me a DM and I’ll send over my cell number so we can coordinate.
  12. Thread: Fuck Cancer

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    1 year anniversary of losing my dad to cancer...

    1 year anniversary of losing my dad to cancer today. RIP big guy.
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    Nah. I’m genX and we hate the millennial lingo,...

    Nah. I’m genX and we hate the millennial lingo, too. Boomers generally just respond with WHAT? these days.
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    My mom bought tickets to see him last summer and...

    My mom bought tickets to see him last summer and I joined her.

    Always enjoyed his music. He put on a great show. Really cool old historic photos on the big screen, lots of stories told. The crowd...
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    I spent a winter in Twin Falls 10 or 12 years ago...

    I spent a winter in Twin Falls 10 or 12 years ago and helped out down at Magic Mountain. Local law enforcement and FS would roll through pretty regularly with the dogs. Almost made me want to take up...
  16. Co-worker was up there for an avalanche clinic...

    Co-worker was up there for an avalanche clinic recently and said the coverage was good. Not sure how reliable.

    Bachelor Butte was a bit deeper than I expected today. As they say, better than most.
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    How about…. Not on my bingo card? Nothing...

    How about….

    Not on my bingo card?

    Nothing yells I waste my life away on Reddit more than uttering this piece of shit phrase.

    LFG is really on my radar now. All I can say is, LET’s!!!!
  18. I’m going to try and rally up to Bachelor Butt in...

    I’m going to try and rally up to Bachelor Butt in the AM. See if this storm produced any snow overnight.
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    Interesting it was nearly a year to the day....

    Interesting it was nearly a year to the day. Maybe part of the algorithm?
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    Exactly. Interesting how often people second...

    Exactly. Interesting how often people second guess experts who have spent their life dedicated to a job. I get that we all have opinions and make our own observations, but are we willing to risk...
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    I think Alpinezone was some of the earliest AI....

    I think Alpinezone was some of the earliest AI. It had to be auto-generated back in the day, way too consistent to be done by an actual hooman. I always thought it could have a complimentary presence...
  22. A lot of y’all have been here a lot longer than...

    A lot of y’all have been here a lot longer than me, what happens when you get 2 inches of rain? It was 41 and raining hard in the parking lot when I left MTB at 1:30 PM. Seems the glass is half full...
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    Sprayed the key with white lithium grease, hit...

    Sprayed the key with white lithium grease, hit the back of the lock mechanism, and both latch mechanisms at either end of the box. Seems to have made a huge improvement. I didn’t think it was a...
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    I’m 185 lbs. and it sounds like a similar...

    I’m 185 lbs. and it sounds like a similar experience. Some of it is that I’m used to skiing short radius, stiff, shorter skis right now. And conditions blow. It’s been a bit of a mind fuck, as a new...
  25. Conditions are at least average although that may...

    Conditions are at least average although that may still be only on piste depending on what happens. That’s pretty normal though.
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    I’m on the 184’s. They have demo Jesters on them...

    I’m on the 184’s. They have demo Jesters on them and came mounted. I haven’t checked to see which line they used and where my boot center lines up. They’re in my locker up at the hill, so I’ll go up...
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    Got on last years Mantra 102 today, wasn’t love...

    Got on last years Mantra 102 today, wasn’t love at first sight. Wasn’t the right day for them, but so many people have said they carve well I thought I’d give them a shot. I’m thinking a fresh tune...
  28. Yes! This is the biggest problem. We need a...

    Yes! This is the biggest problem. We need a protocol to insure that kids get their mother’s genes. My wife has started calling our daughter “the bruiser.”
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    Good recommendation. Thanks.

    Good recommendation. Thanks.
  30. Congrats tgapp! You’re going to have a lot of fun...

    Congrats tgapp! You’re going to have a lot of fun I promise!
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    I really got a hard on for “epic” a few years...

    I really got a hard on for “epic” a few years back. Seemed some of the bro brahs would use it to describe anything, even the relatively mundane. My response eventually became, “oh really? Like a...
  32. Thread: Wagon Stoke

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    My wife likes to take her Subie to the...

    My wife likes to take her Subie to the stealership for service. Her car, her money, so be it. Yesterday I drove it for the first time in months and the starter was a little delayed, sounded like a...
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    Thinking of you Buzz. Take the time to grieve,...

    Thinking of you Buzz. Take the time to grieve, celebrate her life, and of course be there for your wife. There’s just something different about life without your parents.
  34. I always liked Baker. He looked possessed...

    I always liked Baker. He looked possessed tonight. Detroit watch out!
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    Bitchin’

    Bitchin’
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    Thanks for the recommendations. It’s weird...

    Thanks for the recommendations. It’s weird because some stuff turns and moves, and at room temperature it works fine. I’ll bring it inside and warm it up again and try to figure out where it sticks....
  37. I never catch the right day, but Saturday was the...

    I never catch the right day, but Saturday was the day around here. Got warm Saturday night and we have a big breakable crust layer on top of 3 feet of fresh.
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    Anyone have tips for a finicky old Thule box? ...

    Anyone have tips for a finicky old Thule box?

    We’ve had a lot of moisture and cold temps, older box, okay real old box - but it’s in great shape for 20 years old - decided it doesn’t want to open...
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    Boujie? Should it be bourge-ie? Life’s more...

    Boujie? Should it be bourge-ie?

    Life’s more fun with the occasional Marxism.

    My favorite part is that it’s both compliment and insult depending on context and tone.

    Hard to believe we needed...
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    Correct. My assumption is that he’s pointing at...

    Correct. My assumption is that he’s pointing at the data from the El Niño southern oscillation research. That is largely from buoys sending temperature data from the Pacific Ocean over the equator.
    ...
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    Bike racing? Also a lot of allez and vamos. ...

    Bike racing?

    Also a lot of allez and vamos.

    I haven’t spent a lot of time on the continent recently, but I imagine a good game of bocce could get a “vamos!”
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    PacNW El Nino

    A guy made an interesting comment on another forum and I thought I’d inquire if any mags have any insight.

    We had the strongest inversion I’ve ever witnessed yesterday here in central Oregon....
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    So clean!

    So clean!
  44. Also, props to the state of Oregon, Deschutes...

    Also, props to the state of Oregon, Deschutes County, and the City of Bend for that third world plow job today. I think Mississippi could have provided safer roads today. Dozens of people in distress...
  45. Serious question…. Why would you stand in line...

    Serious question…. Why would you stand in line for a lift without inquiring when they planned to load it?

    I asked a lift mechanic and he told me very plainly they weren’t going to load big pine to...
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    Back to the OP’s observation… Interesting to...

    Back to the OP’s observation…

    Interesting to me that both the French and Spanish use an emphatic form of “we go” which is pretty much the equivalent of LFG.

    But, they don’t all of a sudden act...
  47. Congrats TZ! Glad to hear you’re seeing some...

    Congrats TZ!

    Glad to hear you’re seeing some light through the tunnel.
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    If you know you know. IYKYK Or if you think...

    If you know you know.
    IYKYK

    Or if you think you know, you might just be a smug attention whore.
  49. Any Oregon Cascades skiers have any interest in a...

    Any Oregon Cascades skiers have any interest in a pair of Heritage Labs R99 50/50’s in a 188. They’re too long for me. Currently mounted with STH2 13’s at 318 BSL. Sorry to cunt up the conditions...
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    Nice! Good on ya. Catching Taos in a storm cycle...

    Nice! Good on ya. Catching Taos in a storm cycle is special. The Mantra 102’s I ordered were supposed to be delivered today for me to shred Bachelor on them tomorrow. Not to be, delayed by FedEx. Oh...
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