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Long Time No Blog

Posted Yesterday at 03:54 PM by Donutz (This Side Up)
Updated Yesterday at 04:31 PM by Donutz

Holy crap! I have a blog!

I'd almost forgotten about this thing, as evinced by the fact that I haven't posted in six months. Eep!

So, my last post was about my buggered knee. Fortunately, praise Ullr, the knee is now better. I'm back to running, although not running as often as I'd like or I should. I'm really not sure what all went bad with the joint, although a tight IT band certainly played into it. Well, as long as it doesn't start acting up again, I'm good....
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Utah Backcountry B&B--Fresh Tracks Mountain House UPDATES

Posted 04-16-2016 at 04:39 PM by hikeswithdogs

OK sorry for the lack of updates been crazy busy with work, riding, house planning and training for three marathons(bla bla bla running)

I normally wait for someone to reply so it's not me bumping my own thread and self promoting which I'm pretty sure is against forum policy.

--After putting one of our dogs down and finally selling our house(nightmare) we made it out to Utah right around Jan 10th, renting some space from a generous friend of ours with a great house...
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I actually did jinx it

Posted 03-13-2016 at 01:02 PM by Donutz (This Side Up)

Seriously. On Thursday, I popped my knee running across the street. Jeez. I had visions of this entire week off being wasted. Fortunately, I got myself a compression sleeve, which is helping a lot. Knee is still sore, but within the tolerable range.

Of course, I jinxed the snowfall as well. The anticipated snow has not been showing up. At least not before today. Right now it's "heavy snow" on Cypress. I'm giving my knee the extra day off, and let's face it, the mountain...
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An-ti-ci-pa-tion...

Posted 03-09-2016 at 01:01 PM by Donutz (This Side Up)

The forecast is showing nothing but snow, followed by snow, and more snow, for at least the next six days. Even better, I've booked next week off.

Omigod, omigod, omigod, omigod, omigod, omigod, omigod, omigod.

Of course, I've probably just jinxed it.
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Got in my laps, anyway

Posted 02-28-2016 at 01:54 PM by Donutz (This Side Up)

The snow-forecast website looked hopeful for today, so I went up to Cypress early. It was, in fact, snowing right down to parking lot level. They started letting people in a bit early, so that was a bonus.

It was deserted again, so I had every chair to myself. And no waiting-- I rode right up through the lift-line every time, yanked my straps, and pushed right onto the lift. Got a lot of runs in, in an hour and a half. Why? Because just before 10:30, the snowfall turned to rain, and...
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