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01-16-2014 06:07 PM
LJSurfa Should say FAIR skin.
01-16-2014 06:06 PM
LJSurfa I am air skin and burn on EVERY mountain. So I cover up normally with goggles and a thermal buff.
01-16-2014 11:44 AM
ridinbend I prefer my bandana hanging out of my back pocket personally.
01-16-2014 11:35 AM
YetiBstrd I wore a full face 3 hole mask last year in Lake Louise... Got on to a gondola, took off my goggles and there was a look of horror on the Chinese woman sat opposite me. It felt like it was one of the longest gondola rides I've ever been on!
01-15-2014 03:36 PM
Trey T What a hipster! You know ppl love hipster, right?
Originally Posted by freshy View Post
I get it if it's blizzard like conditions, or below -25, or that icy snow that pelts your face like little needles, but I don't get how people need to be covered up like the invisible man all the time. I realize some people just don't like to be cold, but WTF? Seems like a fairly recent phenomenon too so I blame the millennials who refuse to harden the fuck up.
01-15-2014 02:23 PM
Naturesabre I have a turtle fur thing I bought on the way up to a resort when I realized I forgot a face mask. It was pretty cheap and I like it a lot, way more than my old mask for sure. Just pull it down to your neck if it's not too windy or you're getting warm and pull it back up when needed. Low maintenance and space to breathe too.
01-15-2014 02:18 PM
Originally Posted by Big Foot View Post
I wear a mask because when I don't this happens:

That was after only 3 runs at Breck a couple weekends ago when it was snowing.
Haha... gotta love that. I don't like the masks myself, I don't like they they look or feel so I wear airblaster balaclavas or similar from other brands, they stretch under your chin if you want to cool off, super comfortable.

01-15-2014 02:08 PM
BurtonAvenger Lets see keep face exposed for 15 minutes on chairlift while it's fighting 65+ mph winds or cover it. Really a no brainer.
01-15-2014 01:50 PM
Big Foot I wear a mask because when I don't this happens:

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That was after only 3 runs at Breck a couple weekends ago when it was snowing.
01-15-2014 01:33 PM
Originally Posted by wrathfuldeity View Post
Butt paste...haz the zinc
Hahaha, good point! Although I think they fixed it by now
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