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Today 09:25 AM
chomps1211
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Originally Posted by mojo maestro View Post
Partly to mostly crowded.........with periods of attitude and brobrah..................


....pretty much the weekend forecast for any CO resort, eh??
Today 08:12 AM
mojo maestro
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Originally Posted by mbe View Post
I have travel to Colorado and can't skip to try Arapahoe ... Just bought a ticket for Sunday, I see they are getting 6 inches on Saturday...hopefully! Anyone have info about Arapahoe conditions?
Partly to mostly crowded.........with periods of attitude and brobrah..................
Today 02:46 AM
mbe I have travel to Colorado and can't skip to try Arapahoe ... Just bought a ticket for Sunday, I see they are getting 6 inches on Saturday...hopefully! Anyone have info about Arapahoe conditions?
04-24-2017 07:23 PM
Aztrailerhawk
Looked amazing

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Originally Posted by Hungrytitan View Post
I drove up to Vail from Denver today for closing weekend and damn Loveland looked amazing. Complete coverage as far as I could see with solid tracks in however many inches they had. There weren't many tracks either, a lot of it looked untouched. I bet higher up it's amazing.
because Patrol didn't open it until late. Too windy, too cold, too much avalanche control, etc, etc..... And just when it kinda
gets good, they close for the season.
04-22-2017 03:43 AM
Hungrytitan I drove up to Vail from Denver today for closing weekend and damn Loveland looked amazing. Complete coverage as far as I could see with solid tracks in however many inches they had. There weren't many tracks either, a lot of it looked untouched. I bet higher up it's amazing.
04-21-2017 06:11 PM
linvillegorge One of the best days of the season. That was good.

Boot deep mid-winter consistency powder above 12k feet, a little denser snow around tree line, and heavy spring snow toward the base but it was all good.
04-20-2017 11:25 PM
linvillegorge
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Originally Posted by Big Foot View Post
You could tell that he used to do it because he had a legitimate passion for it. Nowadays it seems like he's just milking it as a low effort money maker. I also just stopped visiting the site.
Yep. This.
04-20-2017 01:19 PM
Big Foot
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Originally Posted by linvillegorge View Post
I hope this storm delivers this weekend. Seems like we've had a steady dose of busts recently. Surely we're due to win one of these things.

Meanwhile, off topic a bit, but has anyone else noticed that Open Snow sucks ass these days? Joel used to do a great job forecasting for us, giving personal insight, explaining how a storm is coming in, giving multiple updates during the day leading up to a storm, being precise on details, etc., etc. These days, it's pretty much just the first thing in the morning forecast which consists of copying and pasting what the models say followed by talking about his upcoming hut trip. Shit sucks. Boo, Joel. Fucking boo. I've pretty much stopped even using him as a resource. Basically just NOAA and CAIC. Joel has gotten lazy as fuck. I pretty much ditched him as a source when I noticed that his "forecasts" pretty much mirrored NOAA forecasts and when they'd shuck he'd shuck, when they jived he'd jive. IMO, the guy is pretty much playing his followers for suckers these days and living off of his reputation which he legitimately earned but he's not living up to.
You could tell that he used to do it because he had a legitimate passion for it. Nowadays it seems like he's just milking it as a low effort money maker. I also just stopped visiting the site.
04-20-2017 10:57 AM
mojo maestro
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Originally Posted by linvillegorge View Post
I hope this storm delivers this weekend. Seems like we've had a steady dose of busts recently. Surely we're due to win one of these things.

Meanwhile, off topic a bit, but has anyone else noticed that Open Snow sucks ass these days? Joel used to do a great job forecasting for us, giving personal insight, explaining how a storm is coming in, giving multiple updates during the day leading up to a storm, being precise on details, etc., etc. These days, it's pretty much just the first thing in the morning forecast which consists of copying and pasting what the models say followed by talking about his upcoming hut trip. Shit sucks. Boo, Joel. Fucking boo. I've pretty much stopped even using him as a resource. Basically just NOAA and CAIC. Joel has gotten lazy as fuck. I pretty much ditched him as a source when I noticed that his "forecasts" pretty much mirrored NOAA forecasts and when they'd shuck he'd shuck, when they jived he'd jive. IMO, the guy is pretty much playing his followers for suckers these days and living off of his reputation which he legitimately earned but he's not living up to.
Suckers indeed.............having to pay for premium membership to look at Vail and Breck.............
04-20-2017 08:45 AM
killclimbz This storm looks to be a nice little sleeper. 4" at Winterpark and there is already almost 2 more on the stake since they cleaned it off this morning. These late season storms always come in wet and ride deeper than they really are. Should be fun.
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