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Originally Posted by killclimbz View Post
Ha! You forgot the first rule about avalanches. "If it's steep enough to ride, it's steep enough to slide". Though experiencing one in bounds is pretty rare it does happen. I got slid on the Quail Face at Homewood in 92.
Yeah...but it was only Diamond Peak! I was pretty amazed to feel the whole mountain slide out from underneath me! It was a nice day, sunny and in the 40's, so I was just wearing a hoodie. Was pretty wet and snow-filled by the time the slide stopped!

Quail Face is fun! That's the pic on my avatar, at the 55.
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