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post #34 of (permalink) Old 10-04-2012, 02:25 PM
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Originally Posted by poutanen View Post
How does heavier allow for steeper pitches? I'd think it'd be the other way around?!? I was on a 100% slope (45 deg) last spring in the back bowls of Lake Louise. My GF was complaining about the slush at the bottom of the resort, I went up to the peak and hit some of the best runs of my life!

I've got a buddy in Vancouver so one day I'll have to catch a seat sale and hit up some of the hills there. Maybe after I've had a taste for it I'll want to tour my way down into Oregon and the other states...

Thanks!
It's wetter, it's stickier and sometimes it just plain freezes.

EDIT: Oh killz killed it above, with all the technical things you need to know.
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