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  1. #1
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    New video; feel the true vibe of the northwest B.C. ski community of Shames Mountain.

    So stoked with this recently released vid. Me and Garyfromterrace's home base. Beyond the humble appreciation of the obviously epic skiing just outside the Shames ski hill ropes...proud to be a terracite with rupert roots in the largely untouched wilderness where there ain't a starbucks on every corner. Great peeps, great towns, great hill.

    Enjoy. Come visit.

    What if the hokey pokey really is what it's all about?

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    Cool little vid.

    So want to visit the area again. Maybe next year when the ladies do their annual beach vacation migration again. And a good excuse to break the 100mm width restriction in the quiver

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    Quote Originally Posted by BCMountainHound View Post
    Cool little vid.

    So want to visit the area again. Maybe next year when the ladies do their annual beach vacation migration again. And a good excuse to break the 100mm width restriction in the quiver
    lol, well, if yer in need I have fatties to lend. 116 to 132mm underfoot. armada jj 1.0 185, K2 darkside 174, volkl 2 185, volkl kuro 185. dynafit binders, bsl 290-310ish
    What if the hokey pokey really is what it's all about?

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    Ha! Thanks for the offer! But my BSL is 330ish - all my bindings are broken but I do have shims for the pins. Besides, you wouldn't want to deny me the pleasure of attempting to convince my wife my quiver is incomplete!
    Seriously, I'm putting in the beach time this year, so that should leave me a couple of seasons of bachelor storm chasing. Was going to make the pilgrimage last year but the snow up there just wasn't cooperating last season. A return to PK, Murray Ridge, HBM is overdue, and now Shames is up and running. If family wasn't all based in the south, I'd move back to Smithers in a heartbeat.

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    beauty!
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    [QUOTE=swissiphic;5224355]

    Enjoy. Come visit.
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    Very nice, you have a very special place!

    Hopefully I will!

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    Little piece of heaven right there.

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    Really enjoyed that. Thanks.


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    Thank you for the video. My favorite part of the world...love me some Terrace. Took a drive up the Shames Valley one time to see your ski hill in the off season. It's a pretty spectacular place.

    I'm always there in the summer...I need to get up there in the winter at some point.

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    hit the blue Vimeo button
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    Quote Originally Posted by flowing alpy View Post
    hit the blue Vimeo button

    thanks,

    SMRT



    its pre-coffee


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    I really enjoyed that.

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    not the red button please or coffee will be served below ground

    Wouldn't mind calling myself a Terracite - nicely done - simple really IS better

    GofT... when will you be home and what's the frig missing?
    "knowledgeable in escapades of the flesh"

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    Hey Gepeto! Plan is back for good within 3 years. Hopefully sooner. Unfortunately nothing booked for this season, next season hoping to get back for at least a week or 2.

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    Thanks. That was excellent.

    Curious how would someone get there if they were to make a visit in the winter?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Fred Pabst View Post
    Thanks. That was excellent.

    Curious how would someone get there if they were to make a visit in the winter?
    Flights from Vancouver, BC right into Terrace.

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